Media stories about Under Armour (NYSE:UAA) have trended positive this week, Accern reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Under Armour earned a coverage optimism score of 0.26 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news headlines about the company an impact score of 44.8355155508322 out of 100, meaning 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 headlines that may have effected Accern Sentiment’s analysis:

Under Armour (NYSE UAA) traded up $0.48 during trading hours on Monday, reaching $15.65. The company had a trading volume of 8,767,372 shares, compared to its average volume of 5,553,124. The stock has a market capitalization of $6,700.54, a price-to-earnings ratio of 37.00, a PEG ratio of 4.49 and a beta of -0.13. The company has a quick ratio of 1.16, a current ratio of 2.23 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.37. Under Armour has a 52-week low of $11.40 and a 52-week high of $31.06.

Under Armour (NYSE:UAA) last posted its earnings results on Tuesday, October 31st. The company reported $0.22 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.19 by $0.03. The firm had revenue of $1.41 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.49 billion. Under Armour had a return on equity of 9.32% and a net margin of 2.94%. The company’s revenue for the quarter was down 4.5% compared to the same quarter last year. equities research analysts anticipate that Under Armour will post 0.2 EPS for the current fiscal year.

A number of equities research analysts recently issued reports on UAA shares. Vetr lowered Under Armour from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating and set a $16.78 price target for the company. in a research note on Thursday, September 7th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Under Armour from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, October 11th. Stifel Nicolaus restated a “hold” rating and set a $18.00 price objective on shares of Under Armour in a report on Thursday, August 24th. Deutsche Bank reduced their price objective on Under Armour from $16.00 to $14.00 and set a “sell” rating on the stock in a report on Thursday, October 26th. Finally, Piper Jaffray Companies reduced their price objective on Under Armour to $11.00 and set a “neutral” rating on the stock in a report on Tuesday, October 31st. Nineteen equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eighteen have assigned a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $16.92.

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Under Armour Company Profile

Under Armour, Inc is engaged in the development, marketing and distribution of branded performance apparel, footwear and accessories for men, women and youth. The Company’s segments include North America, consisting of the United States and Canada; Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA); Asia-Pacific; Latin America, and Connected Fitness.

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