Press coverage about Payment Data Systems (NASDAQ:PYDS) has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Payment Data Systems earned a media sentiment score of 0.17 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media headlines about the business services provider an impact score of 45.4742576246531 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.

These are some of the media headlines that may have impacted Accern Sentiment Analysis’s analysis:

Separately, ValuEngine downgraded Payment Data Systems from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, August 1st.

Shares of Payment Data Systems (PYDS) opened at 1.5264 on Tuesday. The company’s 50 day moving average price is $1.31 and its 200 day moving average price is $1.42. The firm’s market cap is $18.06 million. Payment Data Systems has a 12-month low of $1.17 and a 12-month high of $3.80.

Payment Data Systems (NASDAQ:PYDS) last announced its earnings results on Monday, May 15th. The business services provider reported ($0.03) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. Payment Data Systems had a negative return on equity of 15.84% and a negative net margin of 12.45%. The company had revenue of $2.81 million during the quarter.

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Payment Data Systems Company Profile

Payment Data Systems, Inc is engaged in the business of processing electronic payments for other companies, including a range of automated clearing house (ACH) processing, credit, prepaid card and debit card-based processing. The Company is an integrated payment solutions provider offering a range of services to merchants, billers, banks, service bureaus, and card issuers.

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