FTD Companies (FTD) Given Daily Media Sentiment Rating of 0.19
News coverage about FTD Companies (NASDAQ:FTD) has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. FTD Companies earned a media sentiment score of 0.19 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media stories about the company an impact score of 49.0849597819151 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next few days.
These are some of the media stories that may have impacted Accern Sentiment’s analysis:
- FTD Companies Inc (FTD) Receives Consensus Rating of “Hold” from Brokerages (americanbankingnews.com)
- $0.13 Earnings Per Share Expected for FTD Companies Inc (FTD) This Quarter (americanbankingnews.com)
- Four companies receive METCO loans (bizjournals.com)
- Liberty Interactive Corporation Announces Fourth Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call (finance.yahoo.com)
Several equities research analysts recently commented on FTD shares. ValuEngine downgraded shares of FTD Companies from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Sunday, December 31st. Craig Hallum cut their target price on shares of FTD Companies from $18.00 to $10.00 and set a “hold” rating for the company in a research report on Thursday, November 9th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of FTD Companies from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, October 10th. Finally, DA Davidson cut their target price on shares of FTD Companies from $17.00 to $8.00 and set a “neutral” rating for the company in a research report on Wednesday, November 15th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating, one has given a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the stock. FTD Companies presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $13.00.
FTD Companies (NASDAQ:FTD) last released its earnings results on Wednesday, November 8th. The company reported ($0.37) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.12) by ($0.25). FTD Companies had a positive return on equity of 5.37% and a negative net margin of 13.26%. analysts expect that FTD Companies will post 0.49 EPS for the current fiscal year.
About FTD Companies
FTD Companies, Inc (FTD) is a floral and gifting company. The Company operates through four segments: Consumer, Florist, International and Provide Commerce. Through its Consumer segment, FTD is a direct marketer of floral and gift products for consumers, primarily in the United States and Canada. Through its Florist segment, the Company is a provider of products and services to its floral network members, which include traditional retail florists and other non-florist retail locations, primarily in the United States and Canada.
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