Media stories about Gentherm (NASDAQ:THRM) have trended somewhat positive on Saturday, Accern reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Gentherm earned a news sentiment score of 0.16 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned press coverage about the auto parts company an impact score of 46.4998367820384 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the immediate future.
Shares of Gentherm (NASDAQ THRM) opened at $33.85 on Friday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.25, a quick ratio of 1.98 and a current ratio of 2.69. The firm has a market capitalization of $1,227.88, a price-to-earnings ratio of 35.26, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 0.59 and a beta of 1.82. Gentherm has a 12 month low of $29.50 and a 12 month high of $40.80.
Gentherm (NASDAQ:THRM) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, February 20th. The auto parts company reported $0.61 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.53 by $0.08. The firm had revenue of $257.19 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $253.48 million. Gentherm had a return on equity of 11.81% and a net margin of 3.57%. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 8.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.68 EPS. equities research analysts expect that Gentherm will post 2.27 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
Several brokerages recently issued reports on THRM. BidaskClub downgraded Gentherm from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, December 5th. Longbow Research began coverage on Gentherm in a report on Friday, January 5th. They issued an “underperform” rating on the stock. Susquehanna Bancshares set a $35.00 price target on Gentherm and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday. Craig Hallum raised Gentherm from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, February 21st. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. reissued an “overweight” rating and issued a $39.00 price target (down previously from $40.00) on shares of Gentherm in a report on Wednesday, February 21st. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and seven have given a buy rating to the company. Gentherm presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $39.56.
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Gentherm Incorporated (Gentherm) is a global technology company engaged in the design, development, and manufacturing of thermal management technologies. The Company has two segments: Automotive and Industrial. Its products provide solutions for automotive passenger comfort and convenience, battery thermal management, remote power generation, patient temperature management, environmental product testing and other consumer and industrial temperature control needs.
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