News headlines about Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. II (NASDAQ:DSKE) have been trending somewhat negative recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. II earned a news sentiment score of -0.02 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the company an impact score of 46.3931907077762 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near term.
Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. II (NASDAQ DSKE) traded down $0.25 during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $11.36. The company had a trading volume of 186,603 shares, compared to its average volume of 230,184. Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. II has a 12-month low of $8.76 and a 12-month high of $14.28. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.05, a current ratio of 2.88 and a quick ratio of 2.06.
Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. II (NASDAQ:DSKE) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, November 9th. The company reported ($0.03) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.06 by ($0.09). The company had revenue of $231.32 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $214.48 million. Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. II’s revenue was up 32.8% on a year-over-year basis. sell-side analysts anticipate that Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. II will post -0.42 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
Several equities analysts have weighed in on the company. Cowen and Company lifted their target price on Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. II from $12.00 to $14.00 and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a research report on Thursday, August 10th. Stifel Nicolaus reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $15.00 target price on shares of Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. II in a research report on Sunday, October 1st. Finally, Northland Securities reaffirmed an “outperform” rating and issued a $16.00 target price (up from $13.75) on shares of Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. II in a research report on Wednesday, September 27th. One analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the company. The company presently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $14.50.
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Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. II Company Profile
Daseke, Inc is a consolidator of the open deck freight market in North America. The Company provides open deck transportation and logistics. It operates through two segments: Flatbed Solutions and Specialized Solutions. The Flatbed Solutions segment focuses on delivering transportation and logistics solutions that principally require the use of flatbed and retractable-sided transportation equipment.
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