Press coverage about ZIX (NASDAQ:ZIXI) has trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. ZIX earned a daily sentiment score of 0.06 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media coverage about the software maker an impact score of 45.8490220679864 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near term.
Here are some of the news headlines that may have effected Accern Sentiment’s rankings:
- Zix to Announce Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2017 Results on February 22 – Markets Insider (markets.businessinsider.com)
- Mojix Brings Innovative Blockchain Solution to Auburn University RFID Lab Project Zipper (prweb.com)
- Zix to Present at the 20th Annual Needham Growth Conference on January 18 – Markets Insider (markets.businessinsider.com)
Shares of ZIX (NASDAQ ZIXI) opened at $4.52 on Thursday. The company has a market capitalization of $249.60, a PE ratio of 34.77, a P/E/G ratio of 1.61 and a beta of 1.27. ZIX has a 1-year low of $4.16 and a 1-year high of $6.67.
A number of equities research analysts have commented on the company. Zacks Investment Research cut ZIX from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, December 27th. BidaskClub upgraded ZIX from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Friday, December 15th. Finally, Dougherty & Co cut their price objective on ZIX from $7.00 to $5.75 and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a report on Thursday, November 16th.
In other ZIX news, VP Dave Robertson sold 39,821 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, November 17th. The stock was sold at an average price of $4.64, for a total transaction of $184,769.44. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this link. Corporate insiders own 4.50% of the company’s stock.
ZIX Company Profile
Zix Corporation offers e-mail encryption, data loss prevention and bring-your-own-device (BYOD) security to meet business data protection and compliance needs. The Company operates through e-mail encryption and security solutions. Its Zix Email Encryption enables the secure exchange of e-mails that include sensitive information through a secure messaging service.
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