Headlines about Agilysys (NASDAQ:AGYS) have trended somewhat positive on Saturday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Agilysys earned a media sentiment score of 0.19 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news stories about the software maker an impact score of 46.8337666547689 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near term.
Several equities research analysts have recently weighed in on the stock. BidaskClub raised shares of Agilysys from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Saturday. TheStreet raised shares of Agilysys from a “d+” rating to a “c-” rating in a report on Monday, August 14th.
Shares of Agilysys (NASDAQ AGYS) traded down $0.06 during trading hours on Friday, reaching $12.42. 41,158 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 59,966. Agilysys has a 12-month low of $8.60 and a 12-month high of $12.98.
In other Agilysys news, Director Keith M. Kolerus bought 9,934 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Friday, September 15th. The shares were bought at an average cost of $10.57 per share, for a total transaction of $105,002.38. Following the transaction, the director now owns 145,245 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,535,239.65. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through this link. Also, CEO Ramesh Srinivasan bought 50,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Friday, November 10th. The shares were acquired at an average price of $11.77 per share, for a total transaction of $588,500.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 35,000 shares in the company, valued at approximately $411,950. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. 34.70% of the stock is owned by corporate insiders.
Agilysys, Inc is a technology company. The Company provides software for point-of-sale (POS), property management, inventory and procurement, workforce management, analytics, document management, and mobile and wireless solutions and services to the hospitality industry. The Company serves four market sectors: gaming, both corporate and tribal; hotels, resorts and cruise; foodservice management, and restaurants, universities, stadia and healthcare.
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