Negative Media Coverage Very Likely to Affect Deutsche Lufthansa (DLAKY) Stock Price
News stories about Deutsche Lufthansa (OTCMKTS:DLAKY) have trended negative on Friday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than 6,000 blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Deutsche Lufthansa earned a media sentiment score of -2.08 on their scale. InfoTrie also gave news stories about the transportation company an news buzz score of 8 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is very likely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near future.
OTCMKTS DLAKY opened at $22.61 on Friday. Deutsche Lufthansa has a 1-year low of $19.60 and a 1-year high of $37.37. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.60, a current ratio of 0.77 and a quick ratio of 0.71. The stock has a market capitalization of $10.53 billion, a PE ratio of 3.74 and a beta of 0.85.
A number of research firms have recently weighed in on DLAKY. Citigroup lowered Deutsche Lufthansa from a “buy” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Friday, August 31st. Macquarie began coverage on Deutsche Lufthansa in a research note on Tuesday, November 27th. They issued a “neutral” rating for the company. Finally, ValuEngine lowered Deutsche Lufthansa from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday, October 2nd. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $43.00.
Deutsche Lufthansa AG operates as an aviation company in Germany and internationally. It operates through Network Airlines, Point-to-Point Airlines, Logistics, MRO, Catering segments. The Network Airlines segment offers passenger services through a route network of 263 destinations in 86 countries. The Point-to-Point Airlines segment provides passenger services through a route network of 192 destinations in 62 countries.
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