News coverage about Amerco (NASDAQ:UHAL) has trended somewhat positive on Monday, Accern reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Amerco earned a daily sentiment score of 0.23 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news coverage about the transportation company an impact score of 46.3533448599786 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near term.

Amerco (NASDAQ:UHAL) opened at $386.66 on Monday. The company has a market cap of $7,581.55, a price-to-earnings ratio of 20.92 and a beta of 1.15. The company has a quick ratio of 2.48, a current ratio of 2.69 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.16. Amerco has a 1-year low of $307.80 and a 1-year high of $400.99.

Amerco (NASDAQ:UHAL) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August 9th. The transportation company reported $6.44 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $6.46 by ($0.02). The business had revenue of $957.93 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $943.57 million. Amerco had a return on equity of 12.85% and a net margin of 10.92%. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 3.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $7.51 EPS. equities analysts forecast that Amerco will post 17.42 EPS for the current year.

A number of analysts have recently weighed in on the stock. ValuEngine raised shares of Amerco from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday, September 11th. BidaskClub raised shares of Amerco from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research report on Monday, July 31st.

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Amerco Company Profile

AMERCO is a do-it-yourself moving and storage operator through its subsidiary, U-Haul International, Inc (U-Haul). The Company supplies its products and services to help people move and store their household and commercial goods through U-Haul. It sells U-Haul brand boxes, tape, and other moving and self-storage products and services to do-it-yourself moving and storage customers at its distribution outlets and through uhaul.com and eMove Websites.

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