News articles about HRG Group (NYSE:HRG) have been trending positive on Monday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm scores the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring 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 nearest to one being the most favorable. HRG Group earned a media sentiment score of 0.43 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media coverage about the company an impact score of 46.7014750864661 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next several days.

Shares of HRG Group (NYSE:HRG) opened at 15.61 on Monday. HRG Group has a 12-month low of $14.07 and a 12-month high of $20.17. The firm has a market cap of $3.13 billion, a P/E ratio of 25.30 and a beta of 1.33. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $15.34 and a 200-day moving average of $17.34.

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

Separately, BidaskClub lowered shares of HRG Group from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 12th.

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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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