Media stories about Brightcove (NASDAQ:BCOV) have been trending somewhat positive recently, 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 negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Brightcove earned a news impact score of 0.24 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news headlines about the software maker an impact score of 46.932275784202 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next few days.

Shares of BCOV stock traded down $0.05 during trading on Wednesday, reaching $9.50. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 87,833 shares, compared to its average volume of 216,700. The firm has a market cap of $341.17 million, a PE ratio of -19.79 and a beta of 1.77. Brightcove has a one year low of $6.30 and a one year high of $10.75.

Brightcove (NASDAQ:BCOV) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April 26th. The software maker reported ($0.06) EPS for the quarter, hitting the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($0.06). The business had revenue of $41.20 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $40.19 million. Brightcove had a negative net margin of 10.47% and a negative return on equity of 19.36%. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 9.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted ($0.08) earnings per share. equities analysts predict that Brightcove will post -0.23 EPS for the current year.

BCOV has been the topic of a number of research reports. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Brightcove from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, April 25th. BidaskClub raised shares of Brightcove from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Saturday, April 28th. Stifel Nicolaus boosted their price objective on shares of Brightcove from $11.00 to $13.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, May 22nd. ValuEngine raised shares of Brightcove from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, April 27th. Finally, Dougherty & Co boosted their price objective on shares of Brightcove from $11.00 to $14.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, May 17th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $10.38.

About Brightcove

Brightcove Inc provides cloud-based services for video. The company offers Video Cloud, an online video platform that enables its customers to publish and distribute video to Internet-connected devices. Its Video Cloud platform offers various features and functionalities, such as uploading and encoding, content management, video player technology, multi-platform video experiences, live video streaming, distribution and syndication, social media, advertising and monetization, and analytics, as well as APIs, SDKs, and developer resources.

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