Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. II (NASDAQ:DSKE) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday. The company reported ($0.15) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.03 by $0.18, Briefing.com reports. The company had revenue of $197.32 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $187.76 million. The company’s revenue was up 15.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business posted ($0.01) EPS.

Shares of Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. II (NASDAQ:DSKE) traded down 2.50% on Wednesday, reaching $12.08. 246,744 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged. Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. II has a one year low of $8.76 and a one year high of $12.53. The company has a 50 day moving average price of $11.62 and a 200 day moving average price of $10.37. The firm’s market cap is $455.60 million.

Several research analysts recently weighed in on DSKE shares. Stifel Nicolaus restated a “buy” rating and issued a $13.00 price objective on shares of Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. II in a research report on Friday, June 23rd. Craig Hallum started coverage on shares of Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. II in a research report on Thursday, May 25th. They issued a “buy” rating and a $13.00 price objective on the stock. Cowen and Company restated a “buy” rating and issued a $12.00 price objective on shares of Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. II in a research report on Thursday, August 3rd. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. II from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, July 11th. Finally, Northland Securities started coverage on shares of Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. II in a research report on Thursday, June 8th. They issued an “outperform” rating on the stock. One analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $13.00.

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About Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. II

Daseke, Inc is a consolidator of the open deck freight market in North America. The Company provides open deck transportation and logistics. It operates through two segments: Flatbed Solutions and Specialized Solutions. The Flatbed Solutions segment focuses on delivering transportation and logistics solutions that principally require the use of flatbed and retractable-sided transportation equipment.

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