Headlines about IEC Electronics Corp (NYSE:IEC) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. IEC Electronics Corp earned a media sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news coverage about the technology company an impact score of 46.0738369370351 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the immediate future.

These are some of the headlines that may have effected Accern Sentiment Analysis’s scoring:

A number of brokerages have recently weighed in on IEC. Noble Financial restated a “buy” rating on shares of IEC Electronics Corp in a research note on Saturday, May 13th. TheStreet cut shares of IEC Electronics Corp from a “c” rating to a “d+” rating in a research note on Monday, June 12th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of IEC Electronics Corp from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 12th.

Shares of IEC Electronics Corp (IEC) traded down 0.74% during mid-day trading on Tuesday, hitting $4.03. 4,645 shares of the stock were exchanged. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $3.75 and a 200 day moving average price of $3.70. IEC Electronics Corp has a 12-month low of $3.21 and a 12-month high of $5.64. The company has a market capitalization of $41.57 million and a PE ratio of 130.00.

IEC Electronics Corp (NYSE:IEC) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May 10th. The technology company reported ($0.06) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.05) by $0.01. The business had revenue of $21.37 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $22 million. IEC Electronics Corp had a negative return on equity of 19.12% and a negative net margin of 2.88%.

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IEC Electronics Corp Company Profile

IEC Electronics Corp. provides electronic manufacturing services (EMS) to a range of technology companies that produce life-saving and mission critical products for the medical, industrial, aerospace and defense sectors. The Company specializes in delivering technical solutions for the custom manufacture of full system assemblies by providing on-site analytical testing laboratories, custom design and test engineering services combined with an array of manufacturing services encompassing electronics, interconnect solutions and precision metalworking.

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