Vectrus (VEC) Getting Positive Press Coverage, Analysis Shows

Press coverage about Vectrus (NYSE:VEC) has been trending positive on Monday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Vectrus earned a news sentiment score of 0.26 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned headlines about the business services provider an impact score of 44.6989382690497 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next several days.

Shares of Vectrus (NYSE:VEC) opened at $30.70 on Monday. Vectrus has a 52 week low of $20.73 and a 52 week high of $35.58. The stock has a market capitalization of $341.22, a PE ratio of 16.96 and a beta of 2.17. The company has a quick ratio of 1.33, a current ratio of 1.33 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.37.

Vectrus (NYSE:VEC) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November 7th. The business services provider reported $0.51 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.41 by $0.10. Vectrus had a return on equity of 17.25% and a net margin of 2.02%. The business had revenue of $269.60 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $247.50 million. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.60 EPS. The firm’s quarterly revenue was down 5.0% compared to the same quarter last year. equities analysts anticipate that Vectrus will post 2 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

A number of equities research analysts recently issued reports on the company. TheStreet upgraded Vectrus from a “c” rating to a “b-” rating in a research note on Monday, November 27th. Stifel Nicolaus restated a “hold” rating and issued a $37.00 price objective on shares of Vectrus in a research note on Tuesday, November 21st. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Vectrus from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $37.00 price objective on the stock in a research note on Wednesday, October 18th. Finally, ValuEngine upgraded Vectrus from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, October 2nd. One analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the company. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $37.00.

ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: “Vectrus (VEC) Getting Positive Press Coverage, Analysis Shows” was published by Community Financial News and is owned by of Community Financial News. If you are viewing this news story on another site, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of United States & international trademark & copyright laws. The original version of this news story can be viewed at https://www.com-unik.info/2018/01/08/vectrus-vec-getting-positive-press-coverage-analysis-shows.html.

Vectrus Company Profile

Vectrus, Inc is a provider of services to the United States Government across the world. The Company offers services, including infrastructure asset management, logistics and supply chain management, and information technology and network communication. Its infrastructure asset management services support the United States Army, Air Force and Navy, and include infrastructure services, security, warehouse management and distribution, ammunition management, civil engineering, air base maintenance and operations, communications, emergency services, transportation, and life support activities at various global military installations.

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for Vectrus (NYSE:VEC)

What are top analysts saying about Vectrus? - Enter your email address in the form below to receive our free daily email newsletter that contains the latest headlines and analysts' recommendations for for Vectrus and related companies.

Comments

Leave a Reply


share news on Facebook
tweet this investment news
share on linkedin
share on StockTwits
share on Google Plus
share on reddit