Media stories about EXFO (NASDAQ:EXFO) (TSE:EXF) have trended somewhat positive on Saturday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. EXFO earned a news sentiment score of 0.19 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media coverage about the communications equipment provider an impact score of 45.63185901313 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near future.

These are some of the headlines that may have effected Accern Sentiment’s analysis:

EXFO (NASDAQ:EXFO) opened at 4.00 on Friday. EXFO has a 12-month low of $3.53 and a 12-month high of $6.15. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $4.05 and a 200-day moving average of $4.57. The firm has a market cap of $218.82 million, a P/E ratio of 100.00 and a beta of 0.48.

A number of brokerages recently issued reports on EXFO. Northland Securities set a $6.00 price target on shares of EXFO and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Saturday, July 1st. BMO Capital Markets set a $6.00 price target on shares of EXFO and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research note on Saturday, July 1st. Royal Bank Of Canada dropped their price target on shares of EXFO from $5.50 to $5.25 and set a “sector perform” rating for the company in a research note on Friday, June 30th. TheStreet lowered shares of EXFO from a “b” rating to a “c+” rating in a research note on Friday, July 7th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of EXFO from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 30th. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the company. The stock currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $5.70.

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About EXFO

EXFO Inc is a Canada-based company, which provides communications service providers (CSPs) and data center, cloud and Web-scale operators with field test, service assurance and analytics solutions to ensure the deployment, maintenance and management of physical, virtual, fixed and mobile networks. It focuses on network infrastructures: fourth generation (4G)/long-term evolution (LTE), wireless backhaul, small cells and distributed antenna systems (DAS), 100G network upgrades and fiber-to-the-home (FTTH)/fiber-to-the-curb (FTTC)/fiber-to-the-node (FTTN) deployments.

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