News coverage about XCel Brands (NASDAQ:XELB) has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm scores the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. XCel Brands earned a daily sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news stories about the textile maker an impact score of 44.2105592979571 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next few days.
Several equities analysts have recently commented on the stock. ValuEngine upgraded shares of XCel Brands from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, December 1st. B. Riley restated a “buy” rating and set a $4.50 price target on shares of XCel Brands in a report on Friday, November 10th.
XCel Brands (NASDAQ XELB) traded up $0.03 during trading on Tuesday, hitting $3.03. 2,300 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 6,380. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.19, a quick ratio of 2.54 and a current ratio of 2.54. XCel Brands has a fifty-two week low of $1.80 and a fifty-two week high of $5.00. The stock has a market cap of $55.37, a PE ratio of 21.64 and a beta of 0.47.
XCel Brands (NASDAQ:XELB) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November 9th. The textile maker reported $0.09 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.10 by ($0.01). XCel Brands had a net margin of 8.92% and a return on equity of 2.34%. The company had revenue of $7.89 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $10.49 million.
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XCel Brands Company Profile
Xcel Brands, Inc is a brand development and media company. The Company is engaged in the design, production, licensing, marketing, and direct to consumer sales of branded apparel, footwear, accessories, jewelry, home goods, and other consumer products, and the acquisition of consumer lifestyle brands.
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