Intelsat SA (NYSE:I) shares saw unusually-high trading volume on Tuesday . Approximately 441,852 shares changed hands during mid-day trading, an increase of 36% from the previous session’s volume of 326,017 shares.The stock last traded at $2.90 and had previously closed at $3.12.

I has been the topic of a number of recent analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research lowered Intelsat SA from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 4th. Raymond James Financial Inc. lowered Intelsat SA from a “market perform” rating to an “underperform” rating in a research note on Monday, July 18th. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating and three have assigned a hold rating to the stock. The stock presently has an average rating of “Sell” and an average price target of $4.24.

The stock’s 50-day moving average is $2.70 and its 200 day moving average is $2.82. The stock’s market cap is $330.73 million.

Intelsat SA (NYSE:I) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, July 27th. The company reported $0.98 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.34 by $0.64. The firm had revenue of $542 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $533.51 million. Intelsat SA’s revenue for the quarter was down 9.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.70 EPS. On average, equities research analysts forecast that Intelsat SA will post $1.44 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Intelsat SA operates in satellite services business. The Company provides communications services to media companies, fixed and wireless telecommunications operators, data networking service providers for enterprise and mobile applications in the air and on the seas, multinational corporations and Internet service providers.

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