News headlines about Iconix Brand Group (NASDAQ:ICON) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Iconix Brand Group earned a media sentiment score of 0.06 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news stories about the brand management company an impact score of 46.5694857214582 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near term.

Here are some of the media headlines that may have effected Accern’s rankings:

Iconix Brand Group (NASDAQ:ICON) traded up $0.03 during trading hours on Tuesday, hitting $1.31. The stock had a trading volume of 838,100 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,780,900. The firm has a market cap of $74.77, a P/E ratio of -0.09 and a beta of 1.40. The company has a quick ratio of 0.69, a current ratio of 0.69 and a debt-to-equity ratio of -5.92. Iconix Brand Group has a fifty-two week low of $1.16 and a fifty-two week high of $10.80.

A number of equities research analysts have commented on ICON shares. FBR & Co downgraded Iconix Brand Group from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating and reduced their target price for the company from $8.50 to $4.00 in a report on Monday, October 30th. Roth Capital downgraded Iconix Brand Group from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating and set a $2.00 target price for the company. in a report on Monday, October 30th. B. Riley reissued a “neutral” rating and issued a $4.00 target price (down previously from $8.50) on shares of Iconix Brand Group in a report on Wednesday, November 1st. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Iconix Brand Group from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, December 12th. Finally, ValuEngine raised Iconix Brand Group from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, December 1st. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have given a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the company. The company presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $5.00.

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About Iconix Brand Group

Iconix Brand Group, Inc is a brand management company. As of December 31, 2016, the Company owned a portfolio of over 30 global consumer brands across women’s, men’s, and home categories. The Company operates through segments: men’s, women’s, home and international. The Company’s brand portfolio includes brands, such as Candie’s, Bongo, Joe Boxer, Rampage, Mudd, London Fog, Mossimo, Ocean Pacific/OP, Danskin/Danskin Now, Rocawear/Roc Nation, Cannon, Royal Velvet, Fieldcrest, Charisma, Starter, Waverly, Ecko Unltd/Mark Ecko Cut & Sew, Zoo York, Umbro, Lee Cooper and Artful Dodger, and interests in Material Girl, Ed Hardy, Truth or Dare, Modern Amusement, Buffalo, Nick Graham Hydraulic and PONY brands.

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