News stories about Sony Corp Ord (NYSE:SNE) have trended positive recently, according to Accern. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Sony Corp Ord earned a news sentiment score of 0.25 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media headlines about the company an impact score of 45.8764756800672 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the immediate future.
These are some of the media headlines that may have impacted Accern Sentiment Analysis’s scoring:
- Inside Sony’s Search for the Next Walkman (finance.yahoo.com)
- Critical Review: Sony Corp Ord (SNE) and ZAGG (ZAGG) (americanbankingnews.com)
- There Was No World In Which ‘The Dark Tower’ Wasn’t Going To Bomb (finance.yahoo.com)
- The One Thing I Wish ‘Destiny 2’ Would Steal From ‘Warframe’ (finance.yahoo.com)
- Can ‘The Dark Tower’ Win the Weekend Box Office Battle? (finance.yahoo.com)
Several research analysts have recently weighed in on the stock. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) reissued a “conviction-buy” rating on shares of Sony Corp Ord in a report on Monday, May 1st. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Sony Corp Ord from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, July 4th. BidaskClub raised shares of Sony Corp Ord from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a report on Tuesday, June 27th. J P Morgan Chase & Co raised shares of Sony Corp Ord from a “neutral” rating to an “overweight” rating in a report on Friday, April 21st. Finally, Sanford C. Bernstein assumed coverage on shares of Sony Corp Ord in a report on Tuesday, April 25th. They set an “outperform” rating and a $41.00 price objective for the company. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a buy rating and two have given a strong buy rating to the company. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $42.31.
Shares of Sony Corp Ord (NYSE:SNE) traded down 1.33% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, reaching $40.02. 925,273 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged. Sony Corp Ord has a one year low of $27.72 and a one year high of $41.65. The company has a market capitalization of $50.54 billion, a PE ratio of 42.85 and a beta of 1.73. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $39.38 and its 200-day moving average price is $34.70.
Sony Corp Ord (NYSE:SNE) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August 1st. The company reported $0.56 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.48 by $0.08. Sony Corp Ord had a net margin of 1.67% and a return on equity of 4.17%. The company had revenue of $1,858.10 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1,735.86 billion. During the same period last year, the firm posted $16.44 EPS. Sony Corp Ord’s revenue for the quarter was up 15.2% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, equities analysts expect that Sony Corp Ord will post $2.18 earnings per share for the current year.
Sony Corp Ord Company Profile
Sony Corporation (Sony) is engaged in the development, design, manufacture and sale of various kinds of electronic equipment, instruments and devices for consumer, professional and industrial markets, as well as game consoles and software. The Company’s segments include Mobile Communications, Game & Network Services, Imaging Products & Solutions, Home Entertainment & Sound, Devices, Pictures, Music, Financial Services and All Other.
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