News articles about Net 1 UEPS Technologies (NASDAQ:UEPS) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies negative and positive news 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. Net 1 UEPS Technologies earned a daily sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news coverage about the business services provider an impact score of 45.3236618442131 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near term.
These are some of the news headlines that may have effected Accern’s analysis:
- Net 1 UEPS Technologies (UEPS) Rating Increased to Strong-Buy at ValuEngine (americanbankingnews.com)
- NET 1 UEPS TECHNOLOGIES INC – Net1 appoints Alex Smith as Chief Financial Officer (moneyweb.co.za)
- Net 1 UEPS Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: UEPS) to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Closing Bell (finance.yahoo.com)
- NET 1 UEPS TECHNOLOGIES INC – Net1 to Host Investor Day (moneyweb.co.za)
Shares of Net 1 UEPS Technologies (NASDAQ UEPS) traded up $0.31 during trading on Friday, reaching $11.41. 390,851 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 581,617. The stock has a market capitalization of $649.55, a price-to-earnings ratio of 7.09 and a beta of 0.79. Net 1 UEPS Technologies has a one year low of $8.87 and a one year high of $13.81. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.05, a current ratio of 1.35 and a quick ratio of 1.33.
In other news, Director Paul Edwards sold 5,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, September 20th. The stock was sold at an average price of $10.18, for a total value of $50,900.00. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 19,822 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $201,787.96. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink. Also, Director Christopher Stefan Seabrooke sold 24,533 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, September 21st. The shares were sold at an average price of $9.83, for a total value of $241,159.39. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 18,124 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $178,158.92. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Corporate insiders own 3.18% of the company’s stock.
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About Net 1 UEPS Technologies
Net 1 UEPS Technologies, Inc is a provider of payment solutions, transaction processing services and financial technology across multiple industries. The Company develops and markets a transaction processing solution that encompasses its smart card-based alternative payment system for the unbanked and under-banked populations of developing economies and for mobile transaction channels.
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