News stories about Capital Senior Living Corporation (NYSE:CSU) have been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, according to Accern. Accern scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Capital Senior Living Corporation earned a media sentiment score of 0.17 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news headlines about the company an impact score of 46.9726485706883 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near future.

Capital Senior Living Corporation (NYSE:CSU) traded down 1.21% on Friday, reaching $12.24. 236,735 shares of the company were exchanged. Capital Senior Living Corporation has a 12-month low of $11.60 and a 12-month high of $17.89. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $12.33 and a 200 day moving average of $13.85. The firm’s market capitalization is $361.08 million.

Capital Senior Living Corporation (NYSE:CSU) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August 1st. The company reported ($0.08) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($0.16) by $0.08. The firm had revenue of $116.70 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $117.22 million. Capital Senior Living Corporation had a negative net margin of 10.28% and a negative return on equity of 6.73%. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 5.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted ($0.15) earnings per share. On average, equities analysts predict that Capital Senior Living Corporation will post ($1.58) earnings per share for the current year.

A number of research analysts recently weighed in on CSU shares. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Capital Senior Living Corporation from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, August 11th. BidaskClub lowered shares of Capital Senior Living Corporation from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday, August 1st. Finally, Stifel Nicolaus reiterated a “hold” rating and issued a $15.00 price objective (up from $13.00) on shares of Capital Senior Living Corporation in a research note on Tuesday, August 8th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $17.33.

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About Capital Senior Living Corporation

Capital Senior Living Corporation is an operator of senior housing communities in the United States. The Company provides senior living services to the elderly, including independent living and assisted living services, and provides home care services at one of its communities. Its continuum of care integrates independent living and assisted living and is bridged by home care through independent home care agencies or its home care agency, sustains residents’ autonomy and independence based on their physical and mental abilities.

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