Headlines about TASER International (NASDAQ:AAXN) have trended somewhat positive on Monday, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. TASER International earned a news sentiment score of 0.05 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media coverage about the industrial products company an impact score of 45.4892035923324 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the immediate future.
Here are some of the media stories that may have effected Accern Sentiment Analysis’s analysis:
- Taser maker Axon Enterprise slips again – Phoenix Business Journal (bizjournals.com)
- 87% of Police Officers Say Recruiting is a Challenge; Axon Launches “I’m In” Campaign to Offer Support (finance.yahoo.com)
- AXON INVESTOR ALERT: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Encourages Investors Who Suffered Losses Exceeding $100,000 Investing In Axon Enterprise, Inc. To Contact The Firm (finance.yahoo.com)
- Axon Calls for Speaker Proposals for 2018 Accelerate User Conference (finance.yahoo.com)
- AAXN Investor Alert: Hagens Berman Alerts Axon Enterprise, Inc. Investors to Investigation into Potential Accounting Improprieties in Violation of Securities Laws (finance.yahoo.com)
Shares of TASER International (NASDAQ:AAXN) traded down 1.83% during midday trading on Monday, reaching $22.59. 829,389 shares of the company were exchanged. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.19 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 70.59 and a beta of 0.98. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $23.05 and its 200 day moving average price is $23.97. TASER International has a 52-week low of $21.18 and a 52-week high of $28.49.
TASER International (NASDAQ:AAXN) last posted its earnings results on Tuesday, August 8th. The industrial products company reported $0.04 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.04. The firm had revenue of $79.64 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $74.46 million. TASER International had a net margin of 5.45% and a return on equity of 10.47%. TASER International’s revenue was up 35.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.07 EPS. On average, equities analysts predict that TASER International will post $0.24 earnings per share for the current year.
A number of equities research analysts recently commented on the stock. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of TASER International from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, July 11th. ValuEngine upgraded shares of TASER International from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, September 1st. Five analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the company. TASER International has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $27.50.
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TASER International Company Profile
Axon Enterprise, Inc, formerly TASER International, Inc, is engaged in development, manufacture and sale of conducted electrical weapons (CEWs) for use by law enforcement, military, corrections and private security personnel, and by private individuals for personal defense. It is also engaged in development of connected wearable on-officer cameras.
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