News stories about Agilysys (NASDAQ:AGYS) have trended somewhat positive on Thursday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group rates the sentiment of 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 negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Agilysys earned a media sentiment score of 0.19 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned headlines about the software maker an impact score of 46.9937619433411 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next few days.

Agilysys (AGYS) opened at 12.45 on Thursday. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $11.45 and a 200 day moving average price of $10.32. Agilysys has a 1-year low of $8.17 and a 1-year high of $12.94. The firm’s market capitalization is $284.00 million.

Agilysys (NASDAQ:AGYS) last released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August 3rd. The software maker reported ($0.13) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.15) by $0.02. The company had revenue of $33.87 million during the quarter. Agilysys had a negative return on equity of 10.70% and a negative net margin of 9.48%. During the same quarter last year, the company posted ($0.10) EPS. Analysts predict that Agilysys will post ($0.39) EPS for the current year.

Separately, TheStreet raised Agilysys from a “d+” rating to a “c-” rating in a research note on Monday, August 14th.

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In related news, Director Keith M. Kolerus purchased 9,934 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, September 15th. The stock was bought at an average price of $10.57 per share, for a total transaction of $105,002.38. Following the purchase, the director now owns 145,245 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,535,239.65. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link. Corporate insiders own 34.70% of the company’s stock.

Agilysys Company Profile

Agilysys, Inc is a technology company. The Company provides software for point-of-sale (POS), property management, inventory and procurement, workforce management, analytics, document management, and mobile and wireless solutions and services to the hospitality industry. The Company serves four market sectors: gaming, both corporate and tribal; hotels, resorts and cruise; foodservice management, and restaurants, universities, stadia and healthcare.

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