Press coverage about Radware (NASDAQ:RDWR) has trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Radware earned a media sentiment score of 0.13 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media stories about the information technology services provider an impact score of 47.0811296673715 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.

A number of equities research analysts have commented on the stock. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Radware from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a report on Tuesday, June 26th. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Radware from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a report on Monday, July 2nd. Barclays restated a “buy” rating and issued a $30.00 price target on shares of Radware in a report on Thursday, August 2nd. Needham & Company LLC raised their price target on shares of Radware from $26.00 to $32.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Monday, June 25th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Radware from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $30.00 price target for the company in a report on Saturday, August 4th. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a buy rating and two have given a strong buy rating to the stock. Radware presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $29.00.

NASDAQ:RDWR opened at $26.99 on Monday. The firm has a market capitalization of $1.21 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of -224.92, a P/E/G ratio of 12.12 and a beta of 0.93. Radware has a 12 month low of $15.82 and a 12 month high of $27.91.

Radware (NASDAQ:RDWR) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August 1st. The information technology services provider reported $0.10 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.08 by $0.02. The business had revenue of $57.30 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $56.60 million. Radware had a net margin of 0.59% and a return on equity of 0.20%. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 12.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.03 earnings per share. equities analysts predict that Radware will post 0.12 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Radware Company Profile

Radware Ltd. develops, manufactures, and markets cyber security and application delivery solutions for applications in virtual, cloud, and software defined data centers worldwide. The company offers application and network security solutions, such as DefensePro, a real-time network attack prevention device; AppWall, a Web application firewall; and DefenseFlow, a cyber-command and control application.

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