Media coverage about Sunshine Heart (NASDAQ:SSH) has been trending very positive this week, according to AlphaOne Sentiment Analysis. The research group, a subsidiary of Accern, ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. AlphaOne ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Sunshine Heart earned a media sentiment score of 0.62 on AlphaOne’s scale. AlphaOne also gave press coverage about the medical equipment provider an impact score of 50 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near future.
Shares of Sunshine Heart (NASDAQ:SSH) opened at 0.6129 on Friday. Sunshine Heart has a 52-week low of $0.15 and a 52-week high of $11.03. The company’s 50-day moving average is $1.02 and its 200 day moving average is $2.16.
Sunshine Heart (NASDAQ:SSH) last released its earnings results on Tuesday, May 9th. The medical equipment provider reported ($1.75) earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of ($1.80) by $0.05. The company had revenue of $0.90 million for the quarter. Equities research analysts expect that Sunshine Heart will post ($22.50) EPS for the current year.
Separately, Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Sunshine Heart from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, May 17th.
Receive News & Ratings for Sunshine Heart Inc Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Sunshine Heart Inc and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.