News coverage about Hawaiian Telcom Holdco (NASDAQ:HCOM) has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Hawaiian Telcom Holdco earned a news impact score of 0.15 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news headlines about the utilities provider an impact score of 47.2786671897442 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next several days.

HCOM has been the topic of a number of research analyst reports. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Hawaiian Telcom Holdco from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, July 27th. Sidoti downgraded shares of Hawaiian Telcom Holdco from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Monday, July 10th.

Shares of Hawaiian Telcom Holdco (HCOM) traded up 0.85% on Friday, reaching $29.81. 52,159 shares of the company were exchanged. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $30.20 and its 200 day moving average is $26.44. Hawaiian Telcom Holdco has a 12-month low of $20.10 and a 12-month high of $31.30. The firm’s market capitalization is $345.41 million.

Hawaiian Telcom Holdco (NASDAQ:HCOM) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August 8th. The utilities provider reported ($0.30) EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of ($0.16) by ($0.14). Hawaiian Telcom Holdco had a negative return on equity of 1.90% and a negative net margin of 1.55%. The business had revenue of $91.30 million for the quarter. On average, analysts forecast that Hawaiian Telcom Holdco will post ($0.84) EPS for the current year.

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About Hawaiian Telcom Holdco

Hawaiian Telcom Holdco, Inc is a provider of communications services and products in Hawaii. The Company operates through two business segments: Telecommunications and Data Center Colocation. The Telecommunications segment provides local telephone service, including voice and data transport, custom calling features, network access, directory assistance and private lines.

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