News coverage about National Vision (NASDAQ:EYE) has trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. The research firm rates 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 one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. National Vision earned a news impact score of 0.15 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media stories about the company an impact score of 47.0263189970056 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near future.
National Vision (NASDAQ EYE) opened at $35.09 on Tuesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 3.59, a quick ratio of 0.41 and a current ratio of 0.82. National Vision has a 12 month low of $27.19 and a 12 month high of $43.80.
National Vision (NASDAQ:EYE) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, December 7th. The company reported $0.09 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.05 by $0.04. equities research analysts forecast that National Vision will post 0.61 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
EYE has been the subject of a number of research reports. Wells Fargo & Co reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $45.00 price target (up from $37.00) on shares of National Vision in a research report on Thursday, January 18th. Morgan Stanley set a $36.00 price target on shares of National Vision and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, December 8th. Bank of America initiated coverage on shares of National Vision in a research report on Monday, November 20th. They set a “neutral” rating for the company. Citigroup initiated coverage on shares of National Vision in a research report on Monday, November 20th. They set a “buy” rating and a $35.00 price target for the company. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group initiated coverage on shares of National Vision in a research note on Monday, November 20th. They set a “neutral” rating and a $30.00 price objective for the company. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. National Vision presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $35.50.
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About National Vision
National Vision Holdings, Inc is an optical retail company. The Company is focused on offering a variety of products and services for customers’ eye care needs. The Company’s segments include owned & host segment and legacy segment. The owned & host segment includes two owned brands, America’s Best and Eyeglass World, and Vista Optical locations in Fred Meyer stores.
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