Dun & Bradstreet (DNB) Given Daily Media Sentiment Rating of 0.05

News stories about Dun & Bradstreet (NYSE:DNB) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Dun & Bradstreet earned a coverage optimism score of 0.05 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned press coverage about the business services provider an impact score of 47.2973861796272 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next several days.

Several analysts have commented on the stock. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Dun & Bradstreet from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, January 2nd. Barclays upgraded shares of Dun & Bradstreet from an “underweight” rating to an “equal weight” rating and raised their price objective for the stock from $105.00 to $125.00 in a report on Monday, November 13th. Goldman Sachs Group initiated coverage on shares of Dun & Bradstreet in a report on Wednesday, November 8th. They issued a “neutral” rating and a $125.00 price objective for the company. Finally, Robert W. Baird decreased their target price on shares of Dun & Bradstreet from $130.00 to $127.00 and set an “outperform” rating for the company in a research note on Friday, November 3rd. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $125.75.

Dun & Bradstreet (NYSE DNB) opened at $119.96 on Friday. Dun & Bradstreet has a one year low of $100.46 and a one year high of $125.57. The firm has a market cap of $4,430.00, a P/E ratio of 22.63, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.81 and a beta of 1.27. The company has a current ratio of 0.92, a quick ratio of 0.92 and a debt-to-equity ratio of -1.93.

Dun & Bradstreet (NYSE:DNB) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, November 1st. The business services provider reported $1.79 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $1.58 by $0.21. Dun & Bradstreet had a net margin of 11.12% and a negative return on equity of 28.31%. The business had revenue of $428.30 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $428.81 million. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $1.79 earnings per share. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 3.8% on a year-over-year basis. equities research analysts expect that Dun & Bradstreet will post 7.17 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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About Dun & Bradstreet

The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation is the source of commercial data, analytics and insight on businesses. The Company operates through two segments: Americas, which consists of its operations in the United States and Canada, and Non-Americas, which consists of its operations in the United Kingdom, Greater China, India, and its European and Asia Pacific Worldwide Networks.

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