Headlines about Perceptron (NASDAQ:PRCP) have trended somewhat positive on Monday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Perceptron earned a media sentiment score of 0.08 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the scientific and technical instruments company an impact score of 45.6647634934419 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next few days.

Shares of Perceptron (NASDAQ PRCP) traded up 0.99% during midday trading on Monday, hitting $7.13. The company had a trading volume of 3,625 shares. The stock’s market capitalization is $67.16 million. The stock’s 50-day moving average price is $7.36 and its 200-day moving average price is $7.74. Perceptron has a one year low of $5.59 and a one year high of $8.95.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research raised Perceptron from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $8.25 price objective for the company in a research note on Tuesday, July 11th.

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Perceptron Company Profile

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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