News stories about UBS Group (NYSE:UBS) have trended positive this week, according to Accern. 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. UBS Group earned a daily sentiment score of 0.28 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news coverage about the bank an impact score of 46.5120448133707 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near term.
Here are some of the news articles that may have effected Accern Sentiment’s rankings:
A number of research firms have issued reports on UBS. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of UBS Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday. TheStreet raised shares of UBS Group from a “d” rating to a “c” rating in a research note on Monday, November 27th. Instinet cut shares of UBS Group from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Sunday, October 1st. Societe Generale reaffirmed a “hold” rating on shares of UBS Group in a research note on Monday, October 30th. Finally, Bank of America raised shares of UBS Group from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, November 10th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $21.00.
Shares of UBS Group (NYSE:UBS) opened at $19.59 on Friday. UBS Group has a one year low of $15.10 and a one year high of $19.61. The company has a current ratio of 1.21, a quick ratio of 1.21 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.46. The stock has a market cap of $74,364.77, a price-to-earnings ratio of 17.97, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 0.80 and a beta of 1.23.
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UBS Group Company Profile
UBS Group AG is a holding company and conducts its operations through UBS AG and its subsidiaries. The Company comprises Corporate Center and five business divisions: Wealth Management, Wealth Management Americas, Personal & Corporate Banking, Asset Management and the Investment Bank. Wealth Management division provides advice and tailored financial services to wealthy private clients around the world, except those served by Wealth Management Americas.
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