Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Peak Resorts (NASDAQ:SKIS) Stock Price

News articles about Peak Resorts (NASDAQ:SKIS) have been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Peak Resorts earned a news impact score of 0.11 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media headlines about the company an impact score of 46.515000699015 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.

Peak Resorts (NASDAQ SKIS) traded up $0.15 during midday trading on Thursday, hitting $5.40. 18,362 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 30,690. Peak Resorts has a one year low of $4.00 and a one year high of $6.20. The company has a current ratio of 0.79, a quick ratio of 0.74 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 3.11. The company has a market capitalization of $75.50, a price-to-earnings ratio of -16.88 and a beta of 1.11.

Peak Resorts (NASDAQ:SKIS) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, December 7th. The company reported ($0.66) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.64) by ($0.02). The business had revenue of $8.84 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $8.64 million. Peak Resorts had a negative net margin of 0.95% and a negative return on equity of 1.83%. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 4.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm earned ($0.57) EPS. equities research analysts expect that Peak Resorts will post 0.05 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, February 9th. Investors of record on Thursday, January 25th will be issued a dividend of $0.07 per share. This represents a $0.28 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.19%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, January 24th. Peak Resorts’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently -87.50%.

SKIS has been the topic of several research reports. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Peak Resorts from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, October 18th. Oppenheimer reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $7.00 price objective on shares of Peak Resorts in a research report on Friday, December 8th. B. Riley reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $6.00 price target on shares of Peak Resorts in a research report on Friday, December 8th. Stifel Nicolaus boosted their price target on shares of Peak Resorts from $6.00 to $7.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, December 8th. Finally, ValuEngine raised shares of Peak Resorts from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, November 17th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating to the company. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $6.22.

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About Peak Resorts

Peak Resorts, Inc is a holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, owns or leases, and operates day ski and overnight drive ski resorts. The Company’s ski resort operations consist of snow skiing, snowboarding and snow sports areas in Wildwood and Weston, Missouri; Bellefontaine and Cleveland, Ohio; Paoli, Indiana; Blakeslee and Lake Harmony, Pennsylvania; Bartlett, Bennington and Pinkham Notch, New Hampshire; West Dover, Vermont, and Hunter, New York, and an 18 hole golf course in West Dover, Vermont.

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