News headlines about Perceptron (NASDAQ:PRCP) have been trending positive this week, Accern reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Perceptron earned a news impact score of 0.29 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news coverage about the scientific and technical instruments company an impact score of 48.0846047464515 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near future.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Perceptron from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 1st.

Shares of Perceptron (NASDAQ PRCP) opened at $10.09 on Tuesday. Perceptron has a 1 year low of $5.96 and a 1 year high of $10.71. The stock has a market cap of $98.09, a price-to-earnings ratio of 25.85, a PEG ratio of 0.84 and a beta of 0.54.

Perceptron (NASDAQ:PRCP) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, November 6th. The scientific and technical instruments company reported $0.16 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.07) by $0.23. Perceptron had a net margin of 4.70% and a return on equity of 9.57%. The firm had revenue of $19.27 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $17.50 million. equities analysts anticipate that Perceptron will post 0.41 earnings per share for the current year.

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About Perceptron

Perceptron, Inc develops, produces and sells a range of automated industrial metrology products and solutions to manufacturing organizations for dimensional gauging, dimensional inspection and three-dimensional (3D) scanning. The Company’s products include 3D machine vision solutions, robot guidance, coordinate measuring machines (CMMs), laser scanning and advanced analysis software.

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