News headlines about Honda Motor (NYSE:HMC) have been trending somewhat positive on Friday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Honda Motor earned a media sentiment score of 1.29 on their scale. InfoTrie also gave news coverage about the company an news buzz score of 2 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is very unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near future.
Here are some of the media headlines that may have effected Honda Motor’s ranking:
- Honda Motor (HMC) is a Top Dividend Stock Right Now: Should You Buy? (zacks.com)
- Q3 2019 Earnings Estimate for Honda Motor Co Ltd (HMC) Issued By Jefferies Financial Group (americanbankingnews.com)
- Why November Was Harley-Davidson’s Best Month in Over Two Years (finance.yahoo.com)
- Honda Motor (HMC) Receives Coverage Optimism Rating of 1.29 (americanbankingnews.com)
- Foreign carmakers take on US sedan market as Detroit’s Big Three shift to SUVs (finance.yahoo.com)
HMC opened at $27.25 on Friday. Honda Motor has a fifty-two week low of $26.04 and a fifty-two week high of $37.29. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.48, a current ratio of 1.22 and a quick ratio of 0.94. The firm has a market capitalization of $50.14 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 7.53, a PEG ratio of 2.62 and a beta of 0.95.
A number of research firms have weighed in on HMC. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Honda Motor from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $31.00 price objective for the company in a report on Wednesday, November 21st. ValuEngine cut shares of Honda Motor from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report on Friday, November 2nd. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $36.50.
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About Honda Motor
Honda Motor Co, Ltd. develops, manufactures, and distributes motorcycles, automobiles, power products, and other products worldwide. The company operates through four segments: Motorcycle Business, Automobile Business, Financial Services Business, and Power Product and Other Businesses. The Motorcycle Business segment produces sports models, including trial and moto-cross racing vehicles; business and commuter models; all-terrain vehicles; and side-by-side models.
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