Sapiens International (SPNS) Getting Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Analysis Finds
News articles about Sapiens International (NASDAQ:SPNS) have trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Sapiens International earned a news impact score of 0.15 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave press coverage about the technology company an impact score of 46.7027341389962 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near term.
Shares of Sapiens International (SPNS) traded down $0.40 during trading on Wednesday, hitting $11.88. The stock had a trading volume of 71,500 shares, compared to its average volume of 42,030. The firm has a market cap of $604.37, a price-to-earnings ratio of 594.30, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 4.72 and a beta of 1.14. The company has a current ratio of 2.03, a quick ratio of 2.03 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.39. Sapiens International has a fifty-two week low of $10.57 and a fifty-two week high of $15.46.
Sapiens International (NASDAQ:SPNS) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November 9th. The technology company reported $0.12 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.11 by $0.01. Sapiens International had a return on equity of 6.84% and a net margin of 0.38%. equities research analysts predict that Sapiens International will post 0.29 EPS for the current year.
Several equities research analysts have recently issued reports on the company. Zacks Investment Research lowered Sapiens International from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Friday, January 5th. BidaskClub upgraded Sapiens International from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, January 4th. Finally, Cowen reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $14.00 price target on shares of Sapiens International in a report on Thursday, October 12th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the stock. Sapiens International currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $15.00.
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Sapiens International Company Profile
Sapiens International Corporation N.V. (Sapiens) is a provider of software solutions for the insurance industry, with a focus on the financial services sector. The Company operates in provider of software solutions segment. Its software solutions portfolio consists of Life, Pension, Annuity and Retirement Solutions, including software solutions for the management of a range of products for life, pension, annuity and retirement; Property and Casualty/General Insurance Solutions, including a software suite of solutions, supporting a range of business lines, including personal, commercial and specialty lines, as well as a solution for the management of reinsurance contracts; Sapiens DECISION, which is a business decision management solution, and Technology-Based Solutions, such as Sapiens eMerge.
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