News articles about Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE:RGC) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Regal Entertainment Group earned a news impact score of 0.04 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the company an impact score of 46.038148303548 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the immediate future.

These are some of the news articles that may have effected Accern Sentiment’s scoring:

Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE RGC) opened at $23.10 on Friday. The firm has a market cap of $3,627.05, a P/E ratio of 26.55, a P/E/G ratio of 2.24 and a beta of 1.05. The company has a current ratio of 0.84, a quick ratio of 0.78 and a debt-to-equity ratio of -2.84. Regal Entertainment Group has a 52-week low of $13.90 and a 52-week high of $23.56.

The firm also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Monday, February 26th. Investors of record on Saturday, February 17th will be given a dividend of $0.22 per share. This represents a yield of 0.00952380952380952%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 15th. Regal Entertainment Group’s payout ratio is presently 101.15%.

A number of analysts have recently issued reports on the stock. B. Riley lowered shares of Regal Entertainment Group from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating and reduced their price target for the stock from $24.75 to $23.00 in a research report on Tuesday, January 2nd. Wedbush set a $23.00 price target on shares of Regal Entertainment Group and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, January 8th. MKM Partners lowered shares of Regal Entertainment Group from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating and set a $23.00 price target for the company. in a research report on Wednesday, January 17th. Piper Jaffray Companies set a $23.00 price target on shares of Regal Entertainment Group and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, January 3rd. Finally, Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Regal Entertainment Group from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Thursday, January 25th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have given a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $22.23.

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Regal Entertainment Group Company Profile

Regal Entertainment Group is an operator of theatre circuits in the United States. As of March 31, 2017, the Company operated 7,262 screens in 559 theatres in 43 states along with Guam, Saipan, American Samoa and the District of Columbia. The Company manages its business under theatre exhibition operations segment.

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