Headlines about MobileIron (NASDAQ:MOBL) have trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. MobileIron earned a media sentiment score of 0.09 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media coverage about the software maker an impact score of 45.9470047782625 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.

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Several equities research analysts have recently issued reports on the stock. BidaskClub lowered shares of MobileIron from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, July 28th. Barclays PLC reaffirmed a “sell” rating and issued a $5.00 price target on shares of MobileIron in a research note on Wednesday, July 19th. ValuEngine raised shares of MobileIron from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, June 2nd. Northland Securities reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $7.00 price target on shares of MobileIron in a research note on Friday, July 14th. Finally, Benchmark Co. assumed coverage on shares of MobileIron in a research note on Tuesday, April 25th. They issued a “buy” rating and a $7.00 price target on the stock. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $5.28.

MobileIron (NASDAQ:MOBL) opened at 4.325 on Tuesday. The stock’s market capitalization is $322.85 million. The company has a 50-day moving average of $5.96 and a 200-day moving average of $5.02. MobileIron has a 52 week low of $2.56 and a 52 week high of $6.78.

MobileIron (NASDAQ:MOBL) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 27th. The software maker reported ($0.08) EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.16) by $0.08. The firm had revenue of $42.65 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $43.44 million. MobileIron had a negative net margin of 32.67% and a negative return on equity of 136.81%. The firm’s revenue was up 9.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned ($0.14) earnings per share. Analysts anticipate that MobileIron will post ($0.19) earnings per share for the current year.

In other MobileIron news, VP Laurel Finch sold 4,676 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, June 20th. The shares were sold at an average price of $6.33, for a total value of $29,599.08. Following the sale, the vice president now owns 287,236 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $1,818,203.88. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Also, major shareholder Sc Xii Management Llc sold 500,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, May 24th. The shares were sold at an average price of $5.10, for a total transaction of $2,550,000.00. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. In the last three months, insiders have sold 569,259 shares of company stock worth $2,930,122. 31.70% of the stock is owned by insiders.

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MobileIron Company Profile

MobileIron, Inc (MobileIron) provides a mobile information technology (IT) platform for enterprises to manage and secure mobile applications, content and devices. The Company’s solution provides enterprise security. The MobileIron Platform combines security and enterprise mobility management (EMM) tools, including mobile device management (MDM), mobile application management (MAM), and mobile content management (MCM) capabilities.

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