AudioCodes (AUDC) Receives Media Sentiment Rating of 0.16

News stories about AudioCodes (NASDAQ:AUDC) have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. AudioCodes earned a coverage optimism score of 0.16 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news coverage about the communications equipment provider an impact score of 45.6374840824385 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next few days.

Shares of AudioCodes (AUDC) opened at $7.18 on Friday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.07, a current ratio of 1.69 and a quick ratio of 1.32. The company has a market capitalization of $229.48, a PE ratio of 13.30 and a beta of 0.30. AudioCodes has a 1 year low of $5.83 and a 1 year high of $8.43.

AudioCodes (NASDAQ:AUDC) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October 25th. The communications equipment provider reported $0.10 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.09 by $0.01. The business had revenue of $39.20 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $39.20 million. AudioCodes had a return on equity of 8.33% and a net margin of 11.84%. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 5.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.08 earnings per share. sell-side analysts expect that AudioCodes will post 0.28 EPS for the current year.

A number of research firms recently commented on AUDC. Zacks Investment Research cut AudioCodes from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, September 25th. TheStreet upgraded AudioCodes from a “c+” rating to a “b-” rating in a research report on Thursday, September 7th. William Blair restated a “buy” rating on shares of AudioCodes in a research report on Wednesday, October 25th. Finally, Needham & Company LLC upped their price target on AudioCodes from $8.00 to $8.50 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, October 26th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company. AudioCodes has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $7.67.

WARNING: “AudioCodes (AUDC) Receives Media Sentiment Rating of 0.16” was published by Week Herald and is owned by of Week Herald. If you are viewing this news story on another domain, it was illegally stolen and republished in violation of US and international copyright & trademark laws. The original version of this news story can be accessed at https://weekherald.com/2017/12/29/audiocodes-audc-receives-media-sentiment-rating-of-0-16.html.

AudioCodes Company Profile

AudioCodes Ltd. designs, develops and sells Voice over-Internet Protocol (VoIP) and converged VoIP, and data networking solutions, products and applications that facilitate Unified Communications (UC) and Contact Center (CC) services. The Company categorizes its products and services into two main business lines: network and technology.

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for AudioCodes (NASDAQ:AUDC)

Receive News & Ratings for AudioCodes Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for AudioCodes and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.

Leave a Reply