Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMHC) Earns Media Sentiment Rating of 0.12
Headlines about Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (NASDAQ:HMHC) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt earned a media sentiment score of 0.12 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned headlines about the business services provider an impact score of 46.1631553877629 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near future.
Shares of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMHC) opened at $9.10 on Thursday. The company has a current ratio of 1.38, a quick ratio of 1.10 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.94. The stock has a market capitalization of $1,120.00, a PE ratio of -4.31 and a beta of 0.59. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt has a 52-week low of $8.05 and a 52-week high of $13.95.
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (NASDAQ:HMHC) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 2nd. The business services provider reported $0.73 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.54 by $0.19. The firm had revenue of $532.00 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $528.40 million. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt had a negative return on equity of 17.37% and a negative net margin of 18.59%. The company’s quarterly revenue was down .2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company earned $0.73 EPS. analysts predict that Houghton Mifflin Harcourt will post -1.67 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
About Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company (HMH) is a global learning company, specializing in education solutions across a range of media. The Company operates through two segments: Education and Trade Publishing. As of December 31, 2016, the Company delivered content, services and technology to both educational institutions and consumers, reaching over 50 million students in approximately 150 countries across the world.
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