News coverage about Quantum (NYSE:QTM) has been trending somewhat negative recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Quantum earned a news sentiment score of -0.03 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news headlines about the technology company an impact score of 43.0551667626209 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.

Here are some of the news headlines that may have effected Accern Sentiment’s analysis:

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A number of research firms recently issued reports on QTM. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Quantum from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, December 7th. ValuEngine raised shares of Quantum from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, February 13th.

Shares of Quantum (NYSE:QTM) traded down $0.09 on Wednesday, reaching $4.15. 128,991 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 360,353. Quantum has a 52 week low of $3.42 and a 52 week high of $9.20. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of -0.57, a quick ratio of 0.56 and a current ratio of 0.78. The firm has a market cap of $143.20, a PE ratio of -17.29, a PEG ratio of 2.58 and a beta of 2.49.

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About Quantum

Quantum Corporation focuses on scale-out storage, archive and data protection, providing solutions for capturing, sharing, managing and preserving digital assets over the entire data lifecycle. The Company’s end-to-end tiered storage solutions enable users to maximize the value of their data by making it accessible whenever and wherever needed, retaining it indefinitely and reducing total cost and complexity.

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