Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Quest Resource (QRHC) Stock Price

Headlines about Quest Resource (NASDAQ:QRHC) have trended somewhat positive on Monday, according to Accern. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Quest Resource earned a media sentiment score of 0.02 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news coverage about the business services provider an impact score of 44.9944811439455 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near future.

Several research firms have weighed in on QRHC. HC Wainwright set a $5.00 price objective on Quest Resource and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 15th. ValuEngine raised Quest Resource from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 15th.

Quest Resource (QRHC) opened at $2.44 on Monday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.11, a current ratio of 1.25 and a quick ratio of 1.25. Quest Resource has a 1 year low of $1.03 and a 1 year high of $3.00. The firm has a market capitalization of $37.29, a price-to-earnings ratio of -6.59, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 8.13 and a beta of 3.23.

Quest Resource (NASDAQ:QRHC) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November 14th. The business services provider reported ($0.07) earnings per share for the quarter, hitting the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of ($0.07). Quest Resource had a negative return on equity of 8.57% and a negative net margin of 3.47%. The business had revenue of $31.93 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $33.77 million. equities analysts expect that Quest Resource will post -0.34 EPS for the current year.

In other news, Director Mitchell A. Saltz sold 67,445 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, December 14th. The stock was sold at an average price of $2.08, for a total transaction of $140,285.60. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this link. Also, Director Mitchell A. Saltz sold 150,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Monday, November 20th. The shares were sold at an average price of $1.93, for a total value of $289,500.00. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold a total of 341,720 shares of company stock worth $675,896 in the last ninety days. Insiders own 50.15% of the company’s stock.

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About Quest Resource

Quest Resource Holding Corporation (QRHC) provides businesses with one-stop management programs to reuse, recycle and dispose of a range of waste streams and recyclables generated by their businesses and operate social media and online data platforms that contain information and instructions to recycle or properly dispose of household products and materials.

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