News coverage about Golfsmith International Holdings (NASDAQ:GOLF) has been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Golfsmith International Holdings earned a coverage optimism score of 0.18 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media stories about the specialty retailer an impact score of 45.4549528582717 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next several days.
Several brokerages have weighed in on GOLF. Jefferies Group LLC set a $25.00 price target on shares of Golfsmith International Holdings and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Saturday, May 13th. Imperial Capital dropped their target price on shares of Golfsmith International Holdings from $19.00 to $15.50 and set an “in-line” rating for the company in a research report on Friday. Roth Capital cut shares of Golfsmith International Holdings from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating and dropped their target price for the stock from $25.00 to $20.00 in a research report on Monday, August 7th. DA Davidson cut shares of Golfsmith International Holdings from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research report on Friday. Finally, Credit Suisse Group set a $21.00 target price on shares of Golfsmith International Holdings and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research report on Sunday, May 28th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have issued a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating to the company. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $21.30.
Shares of Golfsmith International Holdings (NASDAQ GOLF) opened at 15.59 on Friday. Golfsmith International Holdings has a 1-year low of $15.39 and a 1-year high of $22.31. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $18.99 and its 200-day moving average is $18.46. The company has a market capitalization of $1.16 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 18.43.
In related news, insider Wb Atlas Llc sold 2,195,469 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, June 29th. The shares were sold at an average price of $19.63, for a total value of $43,097,056.47. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website.
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