Favorable Media Coverage Extremely Unlikely to Impact BEST (BSTI) Stock Price

Press coverage about BEST (NYSE:BSTI) has trended positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than 6,000 news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. BEST earned a news sentiment score of 2.02 on their scale. InfoTrie also gave news stories about the company an news buzz score of 1 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the immediate future.

These are some of the media headlines that may have impacted BEST’s score:

BSTI opened at $5.56 on Tuesday. The company has a market capitalization of $2.05 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of -4.38, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.07 and a beta of 0.05. BEST has a 12-month low of $3.77 and a 12-month high of $13.54.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research lowered BEST from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Thursday, January 3rd. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $9.33.

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BEST Company Profile

BEST Inc operates as a smart supply chain service provider in the People's Republic of China. Its proprietary technology platform enables its ecosystem participants to operate their businesses through various SaaS-based applications. The company applies its technologies to a range of applications, such as network and route optimization, swap bodies, sorting line automation, smart warehouses, and store management.

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