Headlines about Elbit Systems (NASDAQ:ESLT) have been trending somewhat positive on Saturday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Elbit Systems earned a media sentiment score of 0.10 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave headlines about the aerospace company an impact score of 45.483057875764 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next several days.

Here are some of the headlines that may have impacted Accern’s analysis:

Several research analysts recently weighed in on ESLT shares. Chardan Capital started coverage on Elbit Systems in a research note on Friday, May 5th. They set a “neutral” rating and a $110.00 target price for the company. BidaskClub cut Elbit Systems from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, July 28th.

Elbit Systems (ESLT) opened at 127.29 on Friday. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $125.64 and its 200 day moving average price is $119.96. The company has a market cap of $5.44 billion, a PE ratio of 23.63 and a beta of 0.62. Elbit Systems has a 52 week low of $91.20 and a 52 week high of $132.54.

Elbit Systems (NASDAQ:ESLT) last posted its earnings results on Tuesday, May 16th. The aerospace company reported $1.21 EPS for the quarter. Elbit Systems had a return on equity of 16.45% and a net margin of 7.00%. The company had revenue of $749.19 million for the quarter. On average, analysts anticipate that Elbit Systems will post $6.20 EPS for the current year.

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Elbit Systems Company Profile

Elbit Systems Ltd. is an international technology company engaged in a range of programs across the world. The Company develops and supplies a portfolio of airborne, land and naval systems and products for defense, homeland security and commercial aviation applications. Its systems and products are installed on new platforms, and it also performs platform modernization programs.

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