Balchem Corporation (BCPC) Given News Sentiment Score of 0.14
Headlines about Balchem Corporation (NASDAQ:BCPC) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Balchem Corporation earned a news impact score of 0.14 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the basic materials company an impact score of 46.656763742943 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the immediate future.
Here are some of the news articles that may have effected Accern’s rankings:
- Balchem Corporation (BCPC) Short Interest Up 31.6% in October (americanbankingnews.com)
- ETFs with exposure to Balchem Corp. : October 26, 2017 (finance.yahoo.com)
- Balchem Corporation Announces Quarterly Conference Call for Third Quarter Financial Results on November 7, 2017 (finance.yahoo.com)
- Balchem Corporation (BCPC) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Thursday (americanbankingnews.com)
- Balchem Stock Sees Short Interest Increase 31.6% (thestreet.com)
Separately, BidaskClub downgraded Balchem Corporation from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report on Monday, July 31st.
Balchem Corporation (NASDAQ BCPC) traded up 0.35% during midday trading on Friday, reaching $84.07. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 72,354 shares. Balchem Corporation has a 52-week low of $67.71 and a 52-week high of $89.50. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $80.79 and a 200 day moving average price of $78.85. The stock has a market capitalization of $2.69 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 43.56 and a beta of 1.12.
Balchem Corporation (NASDAQ:BCPC) last released its quarterly earnings results on Friday, August 4th. The basic materials company reported $0.64 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.63 by $0.01. Balchem Corporation had a net margin of 10.99% and a return on equity of 14.99%. The business had revenue of $147.08 million for the quarter. Equities research analysts predict that Balchem Corporation will post $2.47 EPS for the current fiscal year.
COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: “Balchem Corporation (BCPC) Given News Sentiment Score of 0.14” was reported by Watch List News and is the property of of Watch List News. If you are reading this piece of content on another site, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of US & international copyright and trademark laws. The correct version of this piece of content can be viewed at https://www.watchlistnews.com/balchem-corporation-bcpc-given-news-sentiment-score-of-0-14/1663934.html.
About Balchem Corporation
Balchem Corporation is engaged in the development, manufacture and marketing of specialty performance ingredients and products for the food, nutritional, feed, pharmaceutical, medical sterilization and industrial markets. The Company operates in four segments: Human Nutrition & Health, Animal Nutrition & Health, Specialty Products and Industrial Products.
Receive News & Ratings for Balchem Corporation Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Balchem Corporation and related companies with Analyst Ratings Network's FREE daily email newsletter.