News headlines about Evertec (NYSE:EVTC) have been trending somewhat positive on Wednesday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Evertec earned a daily sentiment score of 0.21 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news headlines about the business services provider an impact score of 47.1147858461361 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.
Shares of NYSE:EVTC opened at $21.70 on Wednesday. The company has a market capitalization of $1.57 billion, a PE ratio of 14.76, a P/E/G ratio of 3.06 and a beta of 1.08. Evertec has a twelve month low of $21.50 and a twelve month high of $21.80. The company has a quick ratio of 1.35, a current ratio of 1.35 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 3.09.
Evertec (NYSE:EVTC) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May 1st. The business services provider reported $0.47 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.31 by $0.16. The company had revenue of $110.27 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $101.96 million. Evertec had a net margin of 13.23% and a return on equity of 72.62%. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 8.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.45 EPS. equities analysts forecast that Evertec will post 1.41 earnings per share for the current year.
Evertec Company Profile
EVERTEC, Inc and its subsidiaries engage in transaction processing business serving financial institutions, merchants, corporations, and government agencies in Latin America and the Caribbean. The company operates through four segments: Payment Services – Puerto Rico & Caribbean, Payment Services – Latin America, Merchant Acquiring, and Business Solutions.
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