Media coverage about Teradata (NYSE:TDC) has trended somewhat positive on Thursday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Teradata earned a news sentiment score of 0.15 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news headlines about the technology company an impact score of 45.7542922046673 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near future.
Here are some of the news headlines that may have effected Accern Sentiment Analysis’s analysis:
- Teradata Appoints Souma Das as Managing Director for India Operations (prnewswire.co.in)
- Keep Your Active Eyes on Technical Indicators – Teradata Corporation (TDC) – Wall Street Morning (wallstreetmorning.com)
- Comprehensive Stock Analysis – Teradata Corporation (NYSE: TDC … – Alpha Beta Stock (alphabetastock.com)
- Teradata Appoints Souma Das as Managing Director for India – BW Businessworld (businessworld.in)
- Is Teradata Corporation (NYSE:TDC) A Sell At Its Current PE Ratio? (finance.yahoo.com)
Teradata (NYSE TDC) traded down $0.03 during trading hours on Thursday, reaching $38.65. 729,155 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 883,933. Teradata has a 52 week low of $27.05 and a 52 week high of $39.33. The stock has a market capitalization of $4,657.29, a price-to-earnings ratio of 78.88, a PEG ratio of 12.83 and a beta of 1.26. The company has a current ratio of 1.61, a quick ratio of 1.56 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.69.
Teradata (NYSE:TDC) last released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November 2nd. The technology company reported $0.29 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.12 by $0.17. The business had revenue of $526.00 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $511.23 million. Teradata had a net margin of 3.01% and a return on equity of 16.47%. The company’s quarterly revenue was down 4.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.69 earnings per share. sell-side analysts predict that Teradata will post 0.91 EPS for the current fiscal year.
A number of analysts recently weighed in on the stock. Needham & Company LLC assumed coverage on shares of Teradata in a research note on Monday, September 11th. They issued a “hold” rating for the company. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Teradata from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $43.00 price objective for the company in a research note on Tuesday. Summit Redstone raised shares of Teradata from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, November 13th. Royal Bank of Canada reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a $30.00 price objective on shares of Teradata in a research note on Wednesday, October 18th. Finally, Mizuho reaffirmed an “underperform” rating and issued a $32.00 price objective (up from $26.00) on shares of Teradata in a research note on Wednesday, November 1st. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have given a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $33.00.
In other news, CFO Mark Culhane purchased 4,500 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Friday, December 1st. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $37.66 per share, with a total value of $169,470.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief financial officer now owns 29,924 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,126,937.84. The purchase was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Corporate insiders own 1.73% of the company’s stock.
Teradata Company Profile
Teradata Corporation is a provider of analytic data platforms, analytic applications and related services. The Company’s segments include Americas region (North America and Latin America) and International region (Europe, Middle East, Africa, Asia Pacific and Japan). Its offerings include analytics solutions, ecosystem architecture consulting and hybrid cloud solutions.
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