Media headlines about Anthera Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ANTH) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Anthera Pharmaceuticals earned a news sentiment score of 0.19 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media headlines about the biopharmaceutical company an impact score of 46.4264845361488 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next several days.

These are some of the media headlines that may have effected Accern Sentiment Analysis’s scoring:

Shares of Anthera Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ ANTH) remained flat at $$1.50 during trading hours on Tuesday. 317,462 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 327,415. The firm has a market capitalization of $20.71, a PE ratio of -0.28 and a beta of 2.71. Anthera Pharmaceuticals has a 52 week low of $1.20 and a 52 week high of $6.24.

Anthera Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ANTH) last announced its earnings results on Monday, November 6th. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($0.58) EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.90) by $0.32. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned ($4.85) EPS. equities research analysts forecast that Anthera Pharmaceuticals will post -3.09 earnings per share for the current year.

A number of research firms have recently commented on ANTH. ValuEngine upgraded Anthera Pharmaceuticals from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Sunday, December 31st. HC Wainwright restated a “buy” rating and issued a $3.00 price objective on shares of Anthera Pharmaceuticals in a report on Tuesday, September 19th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research downgraded Anthera Pharmaceuticals from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, October 24th.

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Anthera Pharmaceuticals Company Profile

Anthera Pharmaceuticals, Inc (Anthera) is a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing products to treat serious diseases associated with inflammation, including enzyme replacement therapies and autoimmune diseases. The Company has two Phase III product candidates, liprotamase also known as Sollpura and blisibimod.

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