Headlines about HRG Group (NYSE:HRG) have been trending positive this week, Accern reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. HRG Group earned a daily sentiment score of 0.41 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news stories about the company an impact score of 46.4300766903276 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the immediate future.

HRG Group (NYSE:HRG) opened at 15.20 on Friday. HRG Group has a 52-week low of $14.07 and a 52-week high of $20.17. The company has a market capitalization of $3.05 billion, a P/E ratio of 24.64 and a beta of 1.33. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $15.73 and a 200 day moving average of $17.86.

HRG Group (NYSE:HRG) last released its quarterly earnings results on Friday, August 4th. The company reported ($0.01) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The firm had revenue of $1.30 billion for the quarter. HRG Group had a negative return on equity of 5.34% and a net margin of 2.49%. Equities analysts predict that HRG Group will post $0.78 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Separately, BidaskClub cut shares of HRG Group from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, June 22nd.

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HRG Group Company Profile

HRG Group, Inc is a holding company. The Company operates through two segments: Consumer Products and Insurance. The Consumer Products segment consists of the Company’s subsidiary, Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc (Spectrum Brands). The Insurance segment includes its subsidiary, Front Street Re (Delaware) Ltd.

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