Press coverage about Qurate Retail Group (NASDAQ:QRTEA) has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty 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. Qurate Retail Group earned a coverage optimism score of 0.24 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave headlines about the company an impact score of 45.6392166357413 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near term.

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

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QRTEA has been the subject of a number of recent research reports. BidaskClub upgraded Qurate Retail Group from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, January 31st. DA Davidson restated a “buy” rating and set a $37.00 price objective on shares of Qurate Retail Group in a research note on Wednesday, January 3rd. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Qurate Retail Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, January 2nd. Bank of America lowered their price objective on Qurate Retail Group from $39.00 to $36.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a research note on Friday, March 2nd. Finally, UBS reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $33.00 price target (up previously from $30.00) on shares of Qurate Retail Group in a research note on Monday, March 5th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating, nine have issued a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $32.10.

Shares of NASDAQ:QRTEA traded up $0.51 on Monday, hitting $25.19. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 1,612,306 shares, compared to its average volume of 2,711,353. Qurate Retail Group has a 12 month low of $20.74 and a 12 month high of $29.11. The stock has a market cap of $10,946.19, a price-to-earnings ratio of 7.75, a PEG ratio of 0.98 and a beta of 1.38. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.75, a quick ratio of 0.80 and a current ratio of 1.21.

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About Qurate Retail Group

Qurate Retail Group, Inc markets and sells various consumer products primarily through live merchandise-focused televised shopping programs, Websites, and mobile applications. The company's Websites offers home, apparel, beauty, accessories, jewelry, and electronics products. It also operates as an online retailer of women's, children's, and men's apparel, and children's merchandise; and home, beauty, and personalized products, as well as retails its products through catalogs, and retail and outlet stores.

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