News stories about Alteryx (NYSE:AYX) have been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Alteryx earned a daily sentiment score of 0.09 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news stories about the company an impact score of 44.7497640469335 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near term.

Alteryx (NYSE AYX) opened at $27.76 on Friday. Alteryx has a 52-week low of $14.61 and a 52-week high of $29.16.

Alteryx (NYSE:AYX) last released its earnings results on Thursday, November 9th. The company reported $0.02 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.08) by $0.10. Alteryx had a negative return on equity of 19.62% and a negative net margin of 18.68%. The company had revenue of $34.16 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $32.06 million. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted ($0.07) EPS. Alteryx’s revenue was up 52.1% compared to the same quarter last year. sell-side analysts forecast that Alteryx will post -0.33 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Several research analysts have recently commented on the company. Zacks Investment Research lowered Alteryx from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, September 27th. KeyCorp reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $24.00 price target on shares of Alteryx in a report on Friday, September 22nd. Finally, Bank of America assumed coverage on Alteryx in a report on Monday, October 16th. They set a “buy” rating and a $26.00 price target on the stock. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and eight have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company presently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $21.70.

In related news, CFO Kevin Rubin sold 40,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, November 16th. The stock was sold at an average price of $25.99, for a total value of $1,039,600.00. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website. Also, major shareholder Qualified Master Fund L. Abdiel purchased 75,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, December 5th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $25.54 per share, with a total value of $1,915,500.00. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. Over the last three months, insiders have sold 81,470 shares of company stock valued at $2,110,732.

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About Alteryx

Alteryx, Inc is a United States-based provider of self-service data analytics software. The Company offers various products, such as Alteryx Designer, Alteryx Server and Alteryx Analytics Gallery. Alteryx Designer is a repeatable workflow for self-service data analytics. Alteryx Designer allows data analysts by combining data preparation, data blending, and analytics-predictive, statistical and spatial-using the same user interface.

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