News stories about JAKKS Pacific (NASDAQ:JAKK) have been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. JAKKS Pacific earned a media sentiment score of 0.12 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news coverage about the company an impact score of 46.3386962836951 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next few days.
Several research firms have weighed in on JAKK. BMO Capital Markets reissued a “hold” rating and issued a $3.50 price objective on shares of JAKKS Pacific in a research report on Monday, November 27th. DA Davidson cut JAKKS Pacific from a “neutral” rating to an “underperform” rating and cut their price objective for the stock from $3.75 to $2.25 in a research report on Thursday, September 21st. Stifel Nicolaus cut their price objective on JAKKS Pacific from $4.50 to $3.30 and set a “hold” rating on the stock in a research report on Monday, October 30th. Zacks Investment Research lowered JAKKS Pacific from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday, October 31st. Finally, Jefferies Group restated a “hold” rating and issued a $3.50 target price (down from $4.50) on shares of JAKKS Pacific in a research note on Saturday, September 30th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating and five have assigned a hold rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $3.51.
JAKKS Pacific (NASDAQ:JAKK) traded down $0.05 during trading hours on Thursday, hitting $2.50. The company had a trading volume of 68,400 shares, compared to its average volume of 201,686. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.07, a quick ratio of 1.54 and a current ratio of 1.96. JAKKS Pacific has a 12 month low of $2.20 and a 12 month high of $5.85. The company has a market cap of $68.82, a price-to-earnings ratio of -0.83, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 3.34 and a beta of 0.65.
TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: This news story was originally posted by StockNewsTimes and is the property of of StockNewsTimes. If you are viewing this news story on another website, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of US & international trademark and copyright laws. The correct version of this news story can be accessed at https://stocknewstimes.com/2018/01/11/jakks-pacific-jakk-earns-daily-coverage-optimism-score-of-0-12.html.
About JAKKS Pacific
JAKKS Pacific, Inc is a multi-line, multi-brand toy company. The Company designs, produces, markets and distributes toys and related products, pet toys, consumables and related products, electronics and related products, kids indoor and outdoor furniture, and other consumer products. The Company operates through two business segments: traditional toys and electronics, and role play, novelty and seasonal toys.
Receive News & Ratings for JAKKS Pacific Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for JAKKS Pacific and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.