Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Sohu.com (SOHU) Stock Price

News articles about Sohu.com (NASDAQ:SOHU) have trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Sohu.com earned a news sentiment score of 0.20 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media coverage about the information services provider an impact score of 47.9145531473906 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next few days.

Shares of Sohu.com (SOHU) opened at $33.29 on Tuesday. The company has a market cap of $1,300.58, a PE ratio of -2.33 and a beta of 1.15. Sohu.com has a 12 month low of $32.30 and a 12 month high of $70.86.

Sohu.com (NASDAQ:SOHU) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, January 29th. The information services provider reported ($2.01) EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($1.44) by ($0.57). The business had revenue of $509.60 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $522.66 million. Sohu.com had a negative net margin of 29.80% and a negative return on equity of 22.91%. Sohu.com’s revenue was up 23.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted ($1.79) earnings per share. research analysts anticipate that Sohu.com will post -3.8 EPS for the current year.

SOHU has been the topic of a number of recent analyst reports. Deutsche Bank cut shares of Sohu.com from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $57.00 price target on the stock. in a research note on Monday, October 30th. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Sohu.com from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday, October 31st. TheStreet cut shares of Sohu.com from a “c-” rating to a “d+” rating in a research note on Friday, December 8th. Finally, ValuEngine raised shares of Sohu.com from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Sunday, December 31st. Six equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $58.00.

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Sohu.com Company Profile

Sohu.com Inc (Sohu) is an online media, search and game service company, which is engaged in providing online products and services on personal computers (PCs) and mobile devices in the People’s Republic of China (the PRC). The Company operates through three segments: the Sohu segment; the Sogou segment, and the Changyou segment.

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