Headlines about Tivity Health (NASDAQ:TVTY) have been trending positive on Saturday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Tivity Health earned a media sentiment score of 0.44 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave headlines about the company an impact score of 47.057650742576 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next several days.
Here are some of the headlines that may have impacted Accern’s analysis:
Several equities research analysts have recently commented on the company. BidaskClub raised Tivity Health from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Tuesday, March 6th. Zacks Investment Research raised Tivity Health from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $44.00 target price for the company in a report on Thursday, January 25th. Chardan Capital reissued a “neutral” rating and issued a $41.00 price objective (down from $44.00) on shares of Tivity Health in a research note on Friday, February 23rd. Barrington Research increased their price objective on Tivity Health from $40.00 to $47.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research note on Friday, February 23rd. Finally, Cantor Fitzgerald reissued an “overweight” rating and issued a $53.00 price objective on shares of Tivity Health in a research note on Friday, February 23rd. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, seven have assigned a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company. Tivity Health presently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $46.88.
Shares of NASDAQ TVTY traded down $0.25 during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $39.50. 831,463 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 589,289. The firm has a market cap of $1,581.44, a price-to-earnings ratio of 23.51, a P/E/G ratio of 1.67 and a beta of 0.31. Tivity Health has a fifty-two week low of $27.95 and a fifty-two week high of $48.50.
Tivity Health (NASDAQ:TVTY) last released its earnings results on Thursday, February 22nd. The company reported $0.41 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.32 by $0.09. The firm had revenue of $139.40 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $138.22 million. Tivity Health had a return on equity of 29.17% and a net margin of 11.44%. The company’s revenue was up 11.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.35 EPS. analysts predict that Tivity Health will post 2.16 earnings per share for the current year.
In other Tivity Health news, CEO Donato Tramuto sold 20,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, April 2nd. The stock was sold at an average price of $39.30, for a total value of $786,000.00. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link. 8.42% of the stock is currently owned by company insiders.
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About Tivity Health
Tivity Health, Inc provides fitness and health improvement programs in the United States. The company offers SilverSneakers senior fitness program to the members of Medicare advantage, Medicare supplement, and group retiree plans; and Prime fitness, a fitness facility access program through commercial health plans and employers.
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