News coverage about Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (NYSE:MUFG) has trended somewhat negative this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group earned a media sentiment score of -0.02 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news headlines about the company an impact score of 47.8017379533372 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.

Shares of NYSE:MUFG traded down $0.01 during midday trading on Tuesday, hitting $6.03. 693,600 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 1,468,982. The company has a market capitalization of $80.27 billion, a PE ratio of 8.49 and a beta of 1.71. The company has a quick ratio of 0.86, a current ratio of 0.86 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.82. Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group has a twelve month low of $5.49 and a twelve month high of $8.11.

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (NYSE:MUFG) last released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August 2nd. The company reported $0.23 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The business had revenue of $15.05 billion during the quarter. Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group had a return on equity of 6.56% and a net margin of 16.35%.

Several research analysts have recently issued reports on the company. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, June 12th. ValuEngine downgraded Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday, June 5th. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods raised Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research note on Monday, July 9th. Finally, Daiwa Capital Markets raised Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research note on Monday.

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Company Profile

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc, a bank holding company, provides financial services in Japan and internationally. Its Retail Banking Business Group segment offers a range of products and services, such as bank deposits, loans, asset management and administration services, investment products, and settlement services.

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