News stories about IntriCon (NASDAQ:IIN) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. IntriCon earned a media sentiment score of 0.12 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the technology company an impact score of 45.3779306639651 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next several days.

IntriCon (NASDAQ IIN) traded down $0.35 during trading hours on Thursday, hitting $17.60. 64,919 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 91,478. IntriCon has a twelve month low of $6.05 and a twelve month high of $24.00. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.34, a quick ratio of 0.54 and a current ratio of 1.45. The company has a market cap of $118.15, a price-to-earnings ratio of -175.48, a P/E/G ratio of 1.43 and a beta of 0.12.

IntriCon (NASDAQ:IIN) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, November 6th. The technology company reported $0.15 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.09 by $0.06. IntriCon had a negative net margin of 0.63% and a positive return on equity of 4.06%. The business had revenue of $24.03 million during the quarter. sell-side analysts expect that IntriCon will post 0.24 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Several research firms have issued reports on IIN. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of IntriCon from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $23.00 price objective for the company in a research report on Wednesday, January 3rd. TheStreet upgraded shares of IntriCon from a “c” rating to a “b-” rating in a report on Wednesday, November 8th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, one has assigned a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. IntriCon presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $17.00.

In other news, VP Michael Geraci sold 2,737 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, November 27th. The shares were sold at an average price of $17.60, for a total value of $48,171.20. Following the completion of the sale, the vice president now owns 22,011 shares in the company, valued at approximately $387,393.60. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. Insiders own 21.40% of the company’s stock.

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About IntriCon

IntriCon Corporation is engaged in designing, developing, engineering, manufacturing and distributing body-worn devices. The Company operates through body-worn device segment. The Company serves the body-worn device market by designing, developing, engineering and manufacturing micro-miniature products, microelectronics, micro-mechanical assemblies, complete assemblies and software solutions, primarily for the value hearing health market, the medical bio-telemetry market and the professional audio communication market.

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