The Medicines (MDCO) Receives Daily Media Impact Rating of 0.18
Headlines about The Medicines (NASDAQ:MDCO) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. The Medicines earned a daily sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news coverage about the company an impact score of 46.7555755435956 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near term.
These are some of the news articles that may have effected Accern’s scoring:
- TiGenix obtains commercial production license for expanded manufacturing facility (feeds.benzinga.com)
- The Medicines Company (MDCO) is at $36.43 per share and Quest Diagnostics Incorporated (DGX) is listed at $107.26 – Stocks Gallery (stocksgallery.com)
- Should You Buy Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc. (NBIX) or The Medicines Company (MDCO)? – Economic News (economicsandmoney.com)
- The Medicines Company Expected to Earn Q3 2017 Earnings of ($1.79) Per Share (MDCO) (americanbankingnews.com)
- Brokerages Expect The Medicines Company (MDCO) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $22.29 Million (americanbankingnews.com)
Shares of The Medicines (NASDAQ MDCO) opened at 37.83 on Tuesday. The stock’s market capitalization is $2.72 billion. The company’s 50-day moving average is $37.27 and its 200 day moving average is $43.96. The Medicines has a 12 month low of $30.80 and a 12 month high of $55.95.
The Medicines (NASDAQ:MDCO) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, August 9th. The company reported ($5.52) EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($1.29) by $4.23. The firm had revenue of $18.74 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $29.64 million. The Medicines had a negative return on equity of 137.20% and a negative net margin of 670.46%. The business’s revenue for the quarter was down 65.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted ($0.62) earnings per share. Equities research analysts predict that The Medicines will post ($9.69) earnings per share for the current year.
A number of analysts have recently weighed in on MDCO shares. Chardan Capital reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $85.00 target price (up from $80.00) on shares of The Medicines in a research report on Tuesday, August 29th. ValuEngine raised shares of The Medicines from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Friday, June 2nd. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of The Medicines from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $41.00 target price on the stock in a research report on Tuesday, August 8th. CIBC set a $50.00 target price on shares of The Medicines in a research report on Tuesday, May 23rd. Finally, Citigroup Inc. upped their target price on shares of The Medicines from $43.00 to $45.00 and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a research report on Wednesday, July 26th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and nine have given a buy rating to the stock. The Medicines presently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $54.00.
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The Medicines Company Profile
The Medicines Company is a global biopharmaceutical company. The Company is focused on advancing the treatment of acute and intensive care patients through the delivery of medicines to the hospital marketplace around the world. It markets Angiomax (bivalirudin), Ionsys (fentanyl iontophoretic transdermal system), Minocin (minocycline) for injection and Orbactiv (oritavancin).
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