News articles about Elbit Systems (NASDAQ:ESLT) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Elbit Systems earned a news sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media stories about the aerospace company an impact score of 47.1573186580685 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near future.

Here are some of the news articles that may have impacted Accern Sentiment’s rankings:

Several research analysts have commented on ESLT shares. Zacks Investment Research lowered Elbit Systems from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 22nd. BidaskClub lowered Elbit Systems from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, December 12th. Finally, ValuEngine raised Elbit Systems from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Sunday, December 31st. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $143.00.

Shares of Elbit Systems (ESLT) traded up $1.54 during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $142.69. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 20,722 shares, compared to its average volume of 38,124. Elbit Systems has a one year low of $110.12 and a one year high of $153.13. The stock has a market cap of $6,100.00, a P/E ratio of 25.76 and a beta of 0.77. The company has a quick ratio of 0.82, a current ratio of 1.26 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.15.

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About Elbit Systems

Elbit Systems Ltd. is an international technology company engaged in a range of programs across the world. The Company develops and supplies a portfolio of airborne, land and naval systems and products for defense, homeland security and commercial aviation applications. Its systems and products are installed on new platforms, and it also performs platform modernization programs.

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