News articles about Century Communities (NYSE:CCS) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. Accern identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Century Communities earned a daily sentiment score of 0.10 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the construction company an impact score of 46.7473688626316 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near future.

Shares of CCS stock traded up $0.15 during midday trading on Friday, reaching $29.25. 141,520 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 326,017. Century Communities has a 1 year low of $21.90 and a 1 year high of $36.00. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.97, a quick ratio of 0.40 and a current ratio of 0.40. The company has a market capitalization of $882.49 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 10.19 and a beta of 1.02.

Century Communities (NYSE:CCS) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, August 2nd. The construction company reported $1.21 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.04 by $0.17. Century Communities had a return on equity of 14.40% and a net margin of 4.36%. The firm had revenue of $531.90 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $486.20 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.66 EPS. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 82.3% on a year-over-year basis. sell-side analysts forecast that Century Communities will post 4.28 earnings per share for the current year.

A number of research analysts have commented on CCS shares. TheStreet raised Century Communities from a “c+” rating to a “b” rating in a research report on Wednesday, May 16th. B. Riley upped their price target on Century Communities from $41.00 to $42.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, May 9th. ValuEngine upgraded Century Communities from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Tuesday, May 8th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Century Communities from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $33.00 target price on the stock in a report on Friday, May 4th. Finally, Zelman & Associates initiated coverage on Century Communities in a report on Wednesday, June 20th. They set a “hold” rating on the stock. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $37.58.

Century Communities Company Profile

Century Communities, Inc engages in the development, design, construction, marketing, and sale of single-family attached and detached homes in metropolitan areas in California, Colorado, Georgia, Nevada, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, and Washington. It is also involved in the entitlement and development of the underlying land; and the provision of mortgage services and title services to its home buyers.

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