Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Jakks Pacific (NASDAQ:JAKK) Stock Price

News headlines about Jakks Pacific (NASDAQ:JAKK) have trended somewhat positive on Saturday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Jakks Pacific earned a news impact score of 0.07 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave press coverage about the company an impact score of 47.1266023314519 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next several days.

These are some of the media headlines that may have impacted Accern’s analysis:

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Several equities analysts recently weighed in on JAKK shares. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Jakks Pacific from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, January 16th. BMO Capital Markets reiterated a “market perform” rating and issued a $2.50 price objective (down previously from $3.50) on shares of Jakks Pacific in a report on Friday, February 23rd. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and five have assigned a hold rating to the company. Jakks Pacific has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $2.89.

Shares of JAKK stock opened at $2.27 on Friday. Jakks Pacific has a 12 month low of $1.95 and a 12 month high of $5.35. The company has a current ratio of 2.08, a quick ratio of 1.65 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.41. The firm has a market capitalization of $64.15, a price-to-earnings ratio of -2.23 and a beta of 0.86.

Jakks Pacific (NASDAQ:JAKK) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February 22nd. The company reported ($0.61) EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.11) by ($0.50). Jakks Pacific had a negative return on equity of 22.00% and a negative net margin of 13.55%. The firm had revenue of $136.63 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $155.74 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned ($0.47) EPS. The business’s quarterly revenue was down 18.2% compared to the same quarter last year. sell-side analysts forecast that Jakks Pacific will post -0.1 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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Jakks Pacific Company Profile

JAKKS Pacific, Inc is a multi-line, multi-brand toy company. The Company designs, produces, markets and distributes toys and related products, pet toys, consumables and related products, electronics and related products, kids indoor and outdoor furniture, and other consumer products. The Company operates through two business segments: traditional toys and electronics, and role play, novelty and seasonal toys.

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