Headlines about Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) (NYSE:DNB) have been trending somewhat negative recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) earned a media sentiment score of -0.11 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news coverage about the business services provider an impact score of 40 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next several days.
A number of equities research analysts have commented on the company. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, July 4th. BidaskClub upgraded Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, June 29th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating and three have issued a hold rating to the company’s stock. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $112.50.
Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (DNB) traded down 0.24% during midday trading on Monday, reaching $106.00. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 45,812 shares. The firm has a market cap of $3.91 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 47.13 and a beta of 1.22. Dun & Bradstreet Corporation has a 1-year low of $100.46 and a 1-year high of $141.57. The company has a 50 day moving average price of $105.72 and a 200 day moving average price of $111.28.
Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) (NYSE:DNB) last issued its earnings results on Monday, May 1st. The business services provider reported $0.95 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.90 by $0.05. The business had revenue of $383.80 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $380.04 million. Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) had a negative return on equity of 25.59% and a net margin of 4.85%. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 1.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted $1.18 EPS. On average, equities research analysts expect that Dun & Bradstreet Corporation will post $7.00 EPS for the current year.
Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) Company Profile
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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