Somewhat Positive News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect AAON (AAON) Share Price
Media coverage about AAON (NASDAQ:AAON) has trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of 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 positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. AAON earned a daily sentiment score of 0.22 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news coverage about the construction company an impact score of 44.9361894480949 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next several days.
These are some of the media stories that may have impacted Accern’s rankings:
- Area companies offering bonuses, raises in wake of tax overhaul (news-journal.com)
- Apocalypse Now: Even More US Businesses Awarding Bonuses, Raising Wages, Expanding Due to Tax Reform (townhall.com)
- Aaon to give $1,000 bonus to employees (news-journal.com)
- AAON Announces Tax Reform Bonus for Employees (finance.yahoo.com)
Shares of AAON (AAON) opened at $37.45 on Tuesday. The company has a market cap of $1,996.42, a price-to-earnings ratio of 39.84, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.98 and a beta of 1.01. AAON has a 1 year low of $29.95 and a 1 year high of $38.25.
AAON (NASDAQ:AAON) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, November 2nd. The construction company reported $0.28 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.29 by ($0.01). The company had revenue of $113.67 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $111.76 million. AAON had a return on equity of 23.17% and a net margin of 12.77%. AAON’s revenue for the quarter was up 8.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.29 earnings per share. analysts forecast that AAON will post 0.97 EPS for the current year.
The business also recently announced a semiannual dividend, which was paid on Thursday, December 21st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, November 30th were given a dividend of $0.13 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, November 29th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.76%. AAON’s payout ratio is currently 27.66%.
Several brokerages have commented on AAON. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of AAON from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, January 3rd. BidaskClub upgraded shares of AAON from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, December 22nd.
AAON Company Profile
AAON, Inc is engaged in the engineering, manufacturing, marketing and sale of air conditioning and heating equipment consisting of standard, semi-custom and custom rooftop units, chillers, packaged outdoor mechanical rooms, air handling units, makeup air units, energy recovery units, condensing units, geothermal/water-source heat pumps and coils.
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