News headlines about Acxiom (NASDAQ:ACXM) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Acxiom earned a news impact score of 0.07 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the information technology services provider an impact score of 46.0491030458167 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near future.

Several research analysts recently weighed in on ACXM shares. Cantor Fitzgerald reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $33.00 target price on shares of Acxiom in a research report on Friday, September 22nd. Zacks Investment Research raised Acxiom from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $30.00 target price on the stock in a research report on Monday, November 6th. Finally, BMO Capital Markets reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $32.00 target price on shares of Acxiom in a research report on Wednesday, November 22nd. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $32.33.

Acxiom (ACXM) opened at $28.11 on Wednesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.30, a current ratio of 2.23 and a quick ratio of 2.23. Acxiom has a 52-week low of $21.80 and a 52-week high of $30.40. The company has a market capitalization of $2,230.00, a PE ratio of -187.40, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 5.43 and a beta of 1.29.

Acxiom (NASDAQ:ACXM) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November 1st. The information technology services provider reported $0.22 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.17 by $0.05. Acxiom had a positive return on equity of 2.61% and a negative net margin of 1.31%. The company had revenue of $225.24 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $222.05 million. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.18 earnings per share. The firm’s revenue was up 3.7% compared to the same quarter last year. equities research analysts anticipate that Acxiom will post 0.35 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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Acxiom Company Profile

Acxiom Corporation (Acxiom) is a technology and enablement services company. The Company operates through three business segments: Marketing Services, Audience Solutions, and Connectivity. The Company’s Marketing Services segment helps clients to unify data at individual level. The Audience Solutions segment helps clients to validate the accuracy of their people-based data, enhance it with additional insight and keep it up to date, enabling clients to reach desired audiences with relevant messages.

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