News coverage about Rev Group (NYSE:REVG) has been trending positive on Monday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty 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 nearest to one being the most favorable. Rev Group earned a daily sentiment score of 0.42 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news stories about the company an impact score of 47.2680756150172 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near future.
Shares of Rev Group (NYSE REVG) opened at $27.91 on Monday. The stock has a market cap of $1,801.37 and a PE ratio of 66.45. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.40, a current ratio of 1.77 and a quick ratio of 0.67. Rev Group has a 52-week low of $23.38 and a 52-week high of $33.15.
Rev Group (NYSE:REVG) last released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, December 19th. The company reported $0.44 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.45 by ($0.01). The company had revenue of $683.90 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $705.73 million. Rev Group had a net margin of 1.38% and a return on equity of 12.17%. Rev Group’s revenue for the quarter was up 25.5% on a year-over-year basis. equities research analysts anticipate that Rev Group will post 1.75 earnings per share for the current year.
The business also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, February 28th. Shareholders of record on Friday, January 26th will be given a $0.05 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 25th. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.15%. Rev Group’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 142.86%.
Several brokerages recently commented on REVG. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Rev Group from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Saturday, November 11th. Stifel Nicolaus upped their price target on shares of Rev Group from $33.00 to $36.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, December 21st. Finally, SunTrust Banks upped their price target on shares of Rev Group to $39.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, January 17th. Four analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and eight have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $33.70.
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About Rev Group
REV Group, Inc is a designer, manufacturer and distributor of specialty vehicles and related aftermarket parts and services. The Company operates through three segments: Fire & Emergency, Commercial and Recreation. The Company provides customized vehicle solutions for applications, including essential needs (ambulances, fire apparatus, school buses, mobility vans and municipal transit buses), industrial and commercial (terminal trucks, cut-away buses and street sweepers) and consumer leisure (recreational vehicles (RVs) and luxury buses).
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