Media headlines about Intelsat (NYSE:I) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Intelsat earned a daily sentiment score of 0.05 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media headlines about the technology company an impact score of 47.2775019629871 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the immediate future.

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Several equities research analysts have issued reports on I shares. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Intelsat from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $3.75 price target on the stock in a research note on Wednesday, January 3rd. Jefferies Group reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Intelsat in a research note on Tuesday, February 6th. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Intelsat from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Sunday, December 31st. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. upgraded shares of Intelsat from an “underweight” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Thursday. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. Intelsat currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $4.25.

Shares of Intelsat (NYSE I) traded up $0.08 during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $4.76. 2,312,873 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 1,427,122. The company has a quick ratio of 1.11, a current ratio of 1.11 and a debt-to-equity ratio of -3.72. Intelsat has a 12-month low of $2.44 and a 12-month high of $7.47. The firm has a market cap of $559.52, a price-to-earnings ratio of -3.17 and a beta of 0.88.

Intelsat (NYSE:I) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Monday, February 26th. The technology company reported ($0.98) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.25) by ($0.73). The business had revenue of $538.14 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $534.56 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $5.56 EPS. The company’s revenue was down 2.3% on a year-over-year basis. equities analysts expect that Intelsat will post -1.11 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

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Intelsat Company Profile

Intelsat SA operates in satellite services business. The Company provides satellite services to its communications customers around the world. It provides communications services to media companies, fixed and wireless telecommunications operators, data networking service providers for enterprise and mobile applications in the air and on the seas, multinational corporations and Internet service providers (ISPs).

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