Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Angie’s List (ANGI) Share Price

Media coverage about Angie’s List (NASDAQ:ANGI) has trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Angie’s List earned a daily sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news coverage about the technology company an impact score of 47.6486288768564 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next several days.

These are some of the news headlines that may have impacted Accern Sentiment’s scoring:

ANGI has been the subject of several research reports. Cowen and Company reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a $8.50 price target on shares of Angie’s List in a research note on Friday, July 14th. BidaskClub downgraded Angie’s List from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Sunday, July 16th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Angie’s List from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, July 28th. Piper Jaffray Companies initiated coverage on Angie’s List in a research note on Wednesday, August 16th. They set an “overweight” rating and a $14.00 price target for the company. Finally, Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. reaffirmed an “outperform” rating and set a $14.00 price target on shares of Angie’s List in a research note on Thursday, October 5th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have issued a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating to the company. Angie’s List has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $12.14.

Shares of Angie’s List (ANGI) traded up $0.13 during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $11.45. 997,800 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 683,368. Angie’s List has a 12-month low of $5.22 and a 12-month high of $13.74. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.08, a current ratio of 0.57 and a quick ratio of 0.86.

Angie’s List (NASDAQ:ANGI) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, November 8th. The technology company reported ($0.02) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.16 by ($0.18). Angie’s List had a negative net margin of 17.04% and a negative return on equity of 25.20%. The firm had revenue of $181.70 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $184.47 million. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted ($0.28) EPS. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 36.0% compared to the same quarter last year. analysts expect that Angie’s List will post 0.02 EPS for the current year.

In related news, Director Michael S. Maurer sold 63,641 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, August 22nd. The shares were sold at an average price of $12.11, for a total value of $770,692.51. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 156,204 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,891,630.44. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website. Also, COO J Mark Howell sold 38,221 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, August 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of $11.52, for a total transaction of $440,305.92. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief operating officer now directly owns 125,416 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,444,792.32. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold a total of 513,186 shares of company stock valued at $6,129,920 in the last three months. 18.20% of the stock is currently owned by corporate insiders.

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Angie’s List Company Profile

ANGI Homeservices Inc is focused on creating digital marketplace for home services, connecting homeowners across the globe with home service professionals. The Company operates 10 brands including Angie’s List, HomeAdvisor, HomeStars, Instapro, MyBuilder, MyHammer, Travaux, Werkspot, CraftJack and mHelpDesk.

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