Media stories about Kimball Electronics (NASDAQ:KE) have trended positive on Friday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Kimball Electronics earned a news impact score of 0.26 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news coverage about the electronics maker an impact score of 47.1208182684655 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next few days.
Kimball Electronics (NASDAQ KE) traded up $0.15 on Friday, hitting $17.50. 68,900 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 60,210. Kimball Electronics has a 52-week low of $15.05 and a 52-week high of $22.45. The firm has a market cap of $463.15, a P/E ratio of 29.17 and a beta of 0.86.
Kimball Electronics (NASDAQ:KE) last released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, February 7th. The electronics maker reported $0.31 earnings per share for the quarter. Kimball Electronics had a net margin of 1.66% and a return on equity of 9.65%. The firm had revenue of $258.15 million during the quarter.
Several research analysts recently weighed in on KE shares. BidaskClub downgraded shares of Kimball Electronics from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Saturday, November 4th. ValuEngine downgraded shares of Kimball Electronics from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, December 1st.
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About Kimball Electronics
Kimball Electronics, Inc (Kimball Electronics) is an electronics manufacturing services (EMS) company. The Company is engaged in producing electronics for the automotive, medical, industrial and public safety markets. It provides design, engineering, manufacturing, packaging and distribution of electronic assemblies and circuit boards on a contract basis to a range of industries.
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