Headlines about Hawaiian Telcom Holdco (NASDAQ:HCOM) have trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Hawaiian Telcom Holdco earned a daily sentiment score of 0.15 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned headlines about the utilities provider an impact score of 45.7141379029923 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near term.

Here are some of the media stories that may have effected Accern Sentiment’s analysis:

HCOM has been the subject of a number of recent research reports. TheStreet raised shares of Hawaiian Telcom Holdco from a “d+” rating to a “c-” rating in a research report on Wednesday, April 26th. BidaskClub raised shares of Hawaiian Telcom Holdco from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, July 27th. Finally, Sidoti cut shares of Hawaiian Telcom Holdco from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research report on Monday, July 10th.

Hawaiian Telcom Holdco (NASDAQ HCOM) opened at 31.03 on Tuesday. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $26.90 and a 200 day moving average of $25.06. Hawaiian Telcom Holdco has a one year low of $20.10 and a one year high of $31.25. The stock’s market capitalization is $359.54 million.

Hawaiian Telcom Holdco (NASDAQ:HCOM) last issued its earnings results on Tuesday, May 9th. The utilities provider reported ($0.17) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.02 by $0.19. Hawaiian Telcom Holdco had a negative return on equity of 0.32% and a negative net margin of 0.25%. The business had revenue of $94.51 million for the quarter. On average, equities research analysts anticipate that Hawaiian Telcom Holdco will post ($0.59) earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

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About Hawaiian Telcom Holdco

Hawaiian Telcom Holdco, Inc is a provider of communications services and products in Hawaii. The Company operates through two business segments: Telecommunications and Data Center Colocation. The Telecommunications segment provides local telephone service, including voice and data transport, custom calling features, network access, directory assistance and private lines.

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