Media stories about Lions Gate Entertainment (NYSE:LGF) have been trending somewhat positive on Wednesday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than twenty 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. Lions Gate Entertainment earned a news impact score of 0.14 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned headlines about the company an impact score of 45.4591822060497 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the immediate future.

LGF has been the subject of several research analyst reports. Argus reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $34.00 price target on shares of Lions Gate Entertainment in a research note on Friday, September 1st. Rosenblatt Securities raised Lions Gate Entertainment from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, November 6th. Sanford C. Bernstein reaffirmed an “outperform” rating on shares of Lions Gate Entertainment in a research note on Tuesday, September 12th. FBN Securities initiated coverage on Lions Gate Entertainment in a research note on Friday, September 15th. They set an “outperform” rating for the company. Finally, Piper Jaffray Companies reaffirmed an “overweight” rating and set a $35.00 price target on shares of Lions Gate Entertainment in a research note on Thursday, August 31st. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and fourteen have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $32.62.

Lions Gate Entertainment (NYSE LGF) remained flat at $$26.09 on Wednesday. The stock has a market capitalization of $4,010.00, a PE ratio of 118.59 and a beta of 1.26. The company has a current ratio of 1.64, a quick ratio of 1.64 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.43. Lions Gate Entertainment has a 12 month low of $16.21 and a 12 month high of $35.65.

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About Lions Gate Entertainment

Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. is engaged in motion picture production and distribution, television programming and syndication, home entertainment, international distribution and sales, branded channel platforms, interactive ventures and games and location-based entertainment. The Company operates through two segments: Motion Pictures and Television Production.

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