Rosetta Stone (RST) Receives Media Impact Score of 0.30

Headlines about Rosetta Stone (NYSE:RST) have trended positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing 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. Rosetta Stone earned a news impact score of 0.30 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news headlines about the software maker an impact score of 46.3582009388057 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near term.

Rosetta Stone traded down $0.05, reaching $16.07, on Tuesday, MarketBeat reports. 378 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 128,012. The company has a quick ratio of 0.51, a current ratio of 0.52 and a debt-to-equity ratio of -1.11. The firm has a market capitalization of $364.49 million, a PE ratio of -70.09 and a beta of 0.56. Rosetta Stone has a 52 week low of $8.70 and a 52 week high of $16.85.

Rosetta Stone (NYSE:RST) last issued its earnings results on Wednesday, May 9th. The software maker reported ($0.23) earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.40) by $0.17. The business had revenue of $42.81 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $41.50 million. analysts anticipate that Rosetta Stone will post -1.28 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.



RST has been the subject of several recent analyst reports. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Rosetta Stone from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, April 2nd. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Rosetta Stone from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, April 12th. Barrington Research reiterated an “outperform” rating and set a $17.00 target price (up previously from $15.00) on shares of Rosetta Stone in a research report on Thursday, March 8th. TheStreet lowered shares of Rosetta Stone from a “c” rating to a “d-” rating in a research report on Friday, June 1st. Finally, Lake Street Capital reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $16.00 target price (up previously from $14.00) on shares of Rosetta Stone in a research report on Monday, March 19th. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $16.67.

In other news, Director David Nierenberg sold 150,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, May 29th. The shares were sold at an average price of $16.55, for a total value of $2,482,500.00. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. Corporate insiders own 12.80% of the company’s stock.

About Rosetta Stone

Rosetta Stone Inc, together with its subsidiaries, provides technology-based learning products in the United States and internationally. It operates through three segments: Literacy, E&E Language, and Consumer Language. The company develops, markets, and supports a suite of language-learning, literacy, and brain fitness solutions consisting of Web-based software subscriptions, perpetual software products, online and professional services, audio practice products, and mobile applications.

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