News coverage about TASER International (NASDAQ:AAXN) has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. TASER International earned a media sentiment score of 0.11 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave headlines about the industrial products company an impact score of 45.8204914515046 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near future.

Here are some of the headlines that may have effected Accern Sentiment’s analysis:

A number of research analysts recently commented on the stock. Oppenheimer reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of TASER International in a research note on Friday, November 17th. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of TASER International from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, November 15th. Dougherty & Co decreased their price target on shares of TASER International from $36.00 to $33.00 and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a research note on Wednesday, November 8th. Finally, ValuEngine raised shares of TASER International from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, September 1st. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $28.50.

Shares of TASER International (NASDAQ:AAXN) opened at $24.48 on Friday. TASER International has a twelve month low of $20.57 and a twelve month high of $28.49. The stock has a market cap of $1,316.47, a PE ratio of 103.67, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 5.85 and a beta of 1.19.

TASER International (NASDAQ:AAXN) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November 7th. The industrial products company reported $0.01 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.04 by ($0.03). TASER International had a return on equity of 7.91% and a net margin of 4.32%. The firm had revenue of $90.26 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $82.89 million. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.07 EPS. The business’s revenue was up 25.6% on a year-over-year basis. equities analysts anticipate that TASER International will post 0.17 earnings per share for the current year.

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TASER International Company Profile

Axon Enterprise, Inc, formerly TASER International, Inc, is engaged in development, manufacture and sale of conducted electrical weapons (CEWs) for use by law enforcement, military, corrections and private security personnel, and by private individuals for personal defense. It is also engaged in development of connected wearable on-officer cameras.

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