News coverage about NAPCO Security Technologies (NASDAQ:NSSC) has trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. NAPCO Security Technologies earned a news impact score of 0.04 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media stories about the industrial products company an impact score of 45.2306180631181 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near future.
Separately, Canaccord Genuity reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $12.00 price target on shares of NAPCO Security Technologies in a research report on Thursday, August 10th.
Shares of NAPCO Security Technologies (NASDAQ:NSSC) traded down 0.49% on Tuesday, hitting $10.15. 28,550 shares of the stock were exchanged. The company has a market cap of $191.29 million, a P/E ratio of 34.06 and a beta of 0.57. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $9.83 and its 200-day moving average is $9.43. NAPCO Security Technologies has a one year low of $6.90 and a one year high of $10.95.
NAPCO Security Technologies (NASDAQ:NSSC) last released its earnings results on Tuesday, September 5th. The industrial products company reported $0.17 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.19 by ($0.02). NAPCO Security Technologies had a net margin of 6.41% and a return on equity of 10.40%. The business had revenue of $25.70 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $25.40 million. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $0.18 earnings per share. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 6.6% on a year-over-year basis. On average, equities analysts forecast that NAPCO Security Technologies will post $0.42 EPS for the current fiscal year.
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NAPCO Security Technologies Company Profile
NAPCO Security Technologies, Inc is a manufacturer of security products, encompassing access control systems, door-locking products, intrusion and fire alarm systems and video surveillance products. These products are used for commercial, residential, institutional, industrial and governmental applications, and are sold across the world principally to independent distributors, dealers and installers of security equipment.
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