News coverage about Hudson (NYSE:HUD) has trended negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Hudson earned a media sentiment score of -2.14 on their scale. InfoTrie also assigned headlines about the company an news buzz score of 10 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.

Here are some of the media stories that may have impacted Hudson’s score:

Shares of NYSE:HUD opened at $13.60 on Thursday. The company has a market cap of $1.24 billion, a P/E ratio of 16.39 and a beta of 0.83. The company has a quick ratio of 0.63, a current ratio of 1.05 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.19. Hudson has a 12-month low of $12.67 and a 12-month high of $23.22.

Hudson (NYSE:HUD) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May 14th. The company reported $0.08 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.06 by $0.02. The company had revenue of $445.00 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $437.08 million. Hudson had a return on equity of 12.30% and a net margin of 1.47%. The firm’s revenue was up 4.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.04 EPS. On average, sell-side analysts expect that Hudson will post 0.68 earnings per share for the current year.

A number of equities research analysts have issued reports on HUD shares. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Hudson from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 15th. Credit Suisse Group upgraded Hudson from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating and boosted their price objective for the company from $17.00 to $19.00 in a research note on Wednesday, May 1st.

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Hudson Company Profile

Hudson Ltd. operates as a travel retail company in the United States and Canada. It operates travel essentials and convenience stores, bookstores, duty-free stores, proprietary and branded specialty stores, electronics stores, themed stores, and quick-service food and beverage outlets under proprietary and third-party brands.

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