Somewhat Positive News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Napco Security Technologies (NSSC) Share Price

Media stories about Napco Security Technologies (NASDAQ:NSSC) have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing 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. Napco Security Technologies earned a news sentiment score of 0.08 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news stories about the industrial products company an impact score of 46.4326076932955 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near future.

Shares of Napco Security Technologies (NASDAQ:NSSC) traded up $0.30 during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $10.00. 74,837 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 35,980. The firm has a market cap of $194.32, a price-to-earnings ratio of 30.30 and a beta of 0.61. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.03, a quick ratio of 2.36 and a current ratio of 5.17. Napco Security Technologies has a 52 week low of $7.40 and a 52 week high of $10.95.

Napco Security Technologies (NASDAQ:NSSC) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday, February 5th. The industrial products company reported $0.07 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.06 by $0.01. The company had revenue of $21.10 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $22.07 million. Napco Security Technologies had a net margin of 7.09% and a return on equity of 11.07%. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 1.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business earned $0.05 EPS.

Separately, Canaccord Genuity reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $14.00 price target on shares of Napco Security Technologies in a report on Monday, November 6th.

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Napco Security Technologies Company Profile

NAPCO Security Technologies, Inc is a manufacturer of security products, encompassing access control systems, door-locking products, intrusion and fire alarm systems and video surveillance products. These products are used for commercial, residential, institutional, industrial and governmental applications, and are sold across the world principally to independent distributors, dealers and installers of security equipment.

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