News stories about Teradata (NYSE:TDC) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources. 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. Teradata earned a media sentiment score of 0.17 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned press coverage about the technology company an impact score of 45.9826762075463 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.
Teradata (NYSE TDC) traded down $0.03 during trading hours on Wednesday, reaching $40.86. 308,799 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 934,445. Teradata has a 12 month low of $27.05 and a 12 month high of $41.32. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.69, a current ratio of 1.61 and a quick ratio of 1.56. The stock has a market capitalization of $4,987.62, a PE ratio of 83.39, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 13.74 and a beta of 1.26.
Teradata (NYSE:TDC) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, November 2nd. The technology company reported $0.29 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.12 by $0.17. The business had revenue of $526.00 million for 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 revenue for the quarter was down 4.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $0.69 earnings per share. equities analysts anticipate that Teradata will post 0.91 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
TDC has been the topic of several analyst reports. Mizuho reissued a “sell” rating and issued a $32.00 target price on shares of Teradata in a research note on Monday, January 22nd. Morgan Stanley upgraded shares of Teradata from an “underweight” rating to an “equal weight” rating and boosted their price objective for the stock from $31.00 to $40.00 in a report on Tuesday, January 23rd. Summit Redstone raised shares of Teradata from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday, November 13th. Royal Bank of Canada reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a $30.00 target price on shares of Teradata in a research report on Wednesday, October 18th. Finally, Deutsche Bank lifted their target price on shares of Teradata from $30.00 to $32.00 and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, October 24th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have issued a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $34.00.
In related news, CFO Mark Culhane bought 4,500 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Friday, December 1st. The shares were purchased at an average price of $37.66 per share, with a total value of $169,470.00. Following the completion of the purchase, the chief financial officer now owns 29,924 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,126,937.84. The acquisition was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this hyperlink. Corporate insiders own 1.73% of the company’s stock.
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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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