Media stories about Taylor Morrison Home (NYSE:TMHC) have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. Accern rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Taylor Morrison Home earned a media sentiment score of 0.15 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave press coverage about the construction company an impact score of 47.1215065412197 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.

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

TMHC opened at $19.66 on Friday. The company has a quick ratio of 0.88, a current ratio of 6.86 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.63. The company has a market capitalization of $2.22 billion, a PE ratio of 9.93, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 0.64 and a beta of 1.38. Taylor Morrison Home has a 12 month low of $18.80 and a 12 month high of $28.42.

Taylor Morrison Home (NYSE:TMHC) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August 1st. The construction company reported $0.52 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.48 by $0.04. The firm had revenue of $980.83 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $923.15 million. Taylor Morrison Home had a return on equity of 8.60% and a net margin of 3.97%. Taylor Morrison Home’s revenue was up 8.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.46 earnings per share. research analysts forecast that Taylor Morrison Home will post 2.6 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Several analysts have recently commented on TMHC shares. Royal Bank of Canada started coverage on Taylor Morrison Home in a report on Wednesday, June 27th. They issued a “sector perform” rating for the company. Zacks Investment Research cut Taylor Morrison Home from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Saturday, July 7th. ValuEngine raised Taylor Morrison Home from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 4th. Wells Fargo & Co set a $34.00 price target on Taylor Morrison Home and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, June 8th. Finally, Susquehanna Bancshares reduced their price target on Taylor Morrison Home from $34.00 to $30.00 and set a “positive” rating for the company in a report on Thursday, August 2nd. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have issued a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $28.00.

About Taylor Morrison Home

Taylor Morrison Home Corporation operates as a public homebuilder in the United States. The company designs, builds, and sells single-family detached and attached homes; and develops lifestyle and master-planned communities. It operates under the Taylor Morrison and Darling Homes brand names in Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, North Carolina and Texas.

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