Entravision Communication (EVC) Earns Media Impact Rating of 0.12

News headlines about Entravision Communication (NYSE:EVC) have been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Entravision Communication earned a media sentiment score of 0.12 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the company an impact score of 45.9401622238045 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near term.

Entravision Communication (NYSE:EVC) opened at $7.40 on Thursday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.83, a quick ratio of 6.93 and a current ratio of 6.93. The company has a market capitalization of $666.04, a PE ratio of 4.00 and a beta of 1.62. Entravision Communication has a fifty-two week low of $4.90 and a fifty-two week high of $7.90.

Entravision Communication (NYSE:EVC) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 2nd. The company reported $1.71 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.02 by $1.69. The business had revenue of $70.60 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $70.43 million. Entravision Communication had a return on equity of 75.49% and a net margin of 31.96%. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 8.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.06 EPS. analysts expect that Entravision Communication will post 0.09 earnings per share for the current year.

The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 29th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, December 14th will be issued a dividend of $0.05 per share. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.70%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, December 13th. Entravision Communication’s dividend payout ratio is 10.81%.

Several research analysts have weighed in on EVC shares. Zacks Investment Research lowered Entravision Communication from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 8th. ValuEngine raised Entravision Communication from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, September 1st. Finally, Noble Financial reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Entravision Communication in a report on Friday, November 3rd. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the company. Entravision Communication presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $7.00.

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About Entravision Communication

Entravision Communications Corporation is a media company. The Company reaches and engages Hispanics in the United States and certain border markets of Mexico across media channels and advertising platforms. The Company operates through three segments: television broadcasting, radio broadcasting and digital media.

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Entravision Communication (EVC) Earns Media Impact Rating of 0.12

News headlines about Entravision Communication (NYSE:EVC) have been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Entravision Communication earned a media sentiment score of 0.12 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the company an impact score of 45.9401622238045 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near term.

Entravision Communication (NYSE:EVC) opened at $7.40 on Thursday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.83, a quick ratio of 6.93 and a current ratio of 6.93. The company has a market capitalization of $666.04, a PE ratio of 4.00 and a beta of 1.62. Entravision Communication has a fifty-two week low of $4.90 and a fifty-two week high of $7.90.

Entravision Communication (NYSE:EVC) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 2nd. The company reported $1.71 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.02 by $1.69. The business had revenue of $70.60 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $70.43 million. Entravision Communication had a return on equity of 75.49% and a net margin of 31.96%. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 8.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.06 EPS. analysts expect that Entravision Communication will post 0.09 earnings per share for the current year.

The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 29th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, December 14th will be issued a dividend of $0.05 per share. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.70%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, December 13th. Entravision Communication’s dividend payout ratio is 10.81%.

Several research analysts have weighed in on EVC shares. Zacks Investment Research lowered Entravision Communication from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 8th. ValuEngine raised Entravision Communication from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, September 1st. Finally, Noble Financial reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Entravision Communication in a report on Friday, November 3rd. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the company. Entravision Communication presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $7.00.

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About Entravision Communication

Entravision Communications Corporation is a media company. The Company reaches and engages Hispanics in the United States and certain border markets of Mexico across media channels and advertising platforms. The Company operates through three segments: television broadcasting, radio broadcasting and digital media.

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