News articles about Limoneira (NASDAQ:LMNR) have trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Limoneira earned a daily sentiment score of 0.17 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news coverage about the company an impact score of 46.1067753040727 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near future.

NASDAQ LMNR opened at $29.33 on Tuesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.69, a current ratio of 0.98 and a quick ratio of 0.90. Limoneira has a twelve month low of $19.62 and a twelve month high of $30.08. The stock has a market capitalization of $509.94 million, a P/E ratio of 69.83, a P/E/G ratio of 2.84 and a beta of 0.86.

Limoneira (NASDAQ:LMNR) last released its earnings results on Monday, June 11th. The company reported $0.44 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.42 by $0.02. Limoneira had a net margin of 15.53% and a return on equity of 7.15%. The business had revenue of $43.14 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $41.70 million. sell-side analysts anticipate that Limoneira will post 0.68 earnings per share for the current year.

Several equities research analysts recently weighed in on the stock. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Limoneira from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research note on Friday, June 22nd. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Limoneira from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday, July 31st. Stephens assumed coverage on shares of Limoneira in a research note on Monday, June 25th. They issued an “overweight” rating and a $30.00 target price for the company. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Limoneira from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 4th. Finally, Stifel Nicolaus assumed coverage on shares of Limoneira in a research note on Thursday, June 28th. They issued a “buy” rating and a $30.00 target price for the company. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the stock. The company has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $29.00.

About Limoneira

Limoneira Company operates as an agribusiness and real estate development company in the United States and internationally. The company operates through six segments: Fresh Lemons, Lemon Packing, Avocados, Other Agribusiness, Rental Operations, and Real Estate Development. The Fresh Lemons segment markets and sells lemons directly to food service, wholesale, and retail customers.

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