News coverage about Teradata (NYSE:TDC) has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. Accern identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Teradata earned a media sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned press coverage about the technology company an impact score of 45.8850378054716 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the immediate future.

Here are some of the media headlines that may have impacted Accern Sentiment’s analysis:

Shares of Teradata (NYSE:TDC) opened at $38.32 on Friday. The stock has a market cap of $4,640.00, a P/E ratio of 76.64, a PEG ratio of 12.94 and a beta of 1.26. Teradata has a 12 month low of $27.05 and a 12 month high of $39.33. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.69, a quick ratio of 1.56 and a current ratio of 1.61.

Teradata (NYSE:TDC) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 2nd. The technology company reported $0.29 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.12 by $0.17. The company had revenue of $526.00 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $511.23 million. Teradata had a net margin of 3.01% and a return on equity of 16.47%. The business’s quarterly revenue was down 4.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.69 earnings per share. sell-side analysts forecast that Teradata will post 0.91 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Several research analysts recently commented on the stock. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Teradata from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, January 5th. Mizuho raised their price target on shares of Teradata from $26.00 to $32.00 and gave the company an “underperform” rating in a report on Thursday, November 2nd. Deutsche Bank raised their price target on shares of Teradata from $30.00 to $32.00 and gave the company a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, October 24th. BMO Capital Markets raised their price target on shares of Teradata from $32.00 to $40.00 and gave the company a “market perform” rating in a report on Friday, November 3rd. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada restated a “hold” rating and issued a $30.00 price target on shares of Teradata in a report on Wednesday, October 18th. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have assigned a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $33.00.

In other news, CFO Mark Culhane acquired 4,500 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, December 1st. The shares were bought at an average price of $37.66 per share, for a total transaction of $169,470.00. Following the completion of the purchase, the chief financial officer now directly owns 29,924 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,126,937.84. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this hyperlink. Company insiders own 1.73% of the company’s stock.

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About Teradata

Teradata Corporation is a provider of analytic data platforms, analytic applications and related services. The Company’s segments include Americas region (North America and Latin America) and International region (Europe, Middle East, Africa, Asia Pacific and Japan). Its offerings include analytics solutions, ecosystem architecture consulting and hybrid cloud solutions.

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