News headlines about Kennedy-Wilson Holdings (NYSE:KW) have trended somewhat positive on Sunday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Kennedy-Wilson Holdings earned a media sentiment score of 0.10 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news headlines about the financial services provider an impact score of 46.5173961943903 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near future.

These are some of the news headlines that may have effected Accern’s rankings:

Shares of Kennedy-Wilson Holdings (NYSE KW) traded down 1.25% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $19.75. 753,635 shares of the company traded hands. The firm’s 50 day moving average price is $19.19 and its 200-day moving average price is $20.47. The stock has a market capitalization of $2.26 billion, a PE ratio of 235.12 and a beta of 1.36. Kennedy-Wilson Holdings has a 1-year low of $17.95 and a 1-year high of $23.77.

Kennedy-Wilson Holdings (NYSE:KW) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, August 3rd. The financial services provider reported $0.08 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.08) by $0.16. The company had revenue of $177.80 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $178.55 million. Kennedy-Wilson Holdings had a net margin of 3.13% and a return on equity of 2.27%. The firm’s revenue was up .7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company earned ($0.02) EPS. On average, equities research analysts forecast that Kennedy-Wilson Holdings will post ($0.23) EPS for the current year.

A number of analysts have weighed in on KW shares. BidaskClub raised shares of Kennedy-Wilson Holdings from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday, June 27th. BTIG Research reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $33.00 target price on shares of Kennedy-Wilson Holdings in a research note on Thursday, June 22nd. JMP Securities cut shares of Kennedy-Wilson Holdings from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating in a research note on Friday, May 5th. Finally, Deutsche Bank AG cut shares of Kennedy-Wilson Holdings from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $27.00 price objective on the stock. in a research note on Tuesday, April 25th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating, three have given a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the stock. The stock has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $28.50.

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Kennedy-Wilson Holdings Company Profile

Kennedy-Wilson Holdings, Inc is a real estate investment company. The Company owns, operates, and invests in real estate both on its own and through its investment management platform. The Company focuses on multifamily and commercial properties located in the Western United States, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Spain, Italy and Japan.

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