Media coverage about Kimball Electronics (NASDAQ:KE) has been trending somewhat positive on Saturday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Kimball Electronics earned a news sentiment score of 0.19 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news headlines about the electronics maker an impact score of 44.5303887758253 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next several days.
Shares of KE stock traded down $0.25 on Friday, hitting $16.30. 44,563 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 82,176. The stock has a market cap of $441.80, a price-to-earnings ratio of 13.57 and a beta of 0.96. Kimball Electronics has a twelve month low of $15.75 and a twelve month high of $22.45.
Kimball Electronics (NASDAQ:KE) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February 7th. The electronics maker reported $0.31 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The firm had revenue of $258.15 million for the quarter. Kimball Electronics had a net margin of 1.66% and a return on equity of 9.65%.
Separately, BidaskClub cut shares of Kimball Electronics from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, December 12th.
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About Kimball Electronics
Kimball Electronics, Inc, a contract electronic manufacturing services company, engages in producing durable electronics for the automotive, medical, industrial, and public safety markets primarily in the United States, China, Mexico, Poland, Romania, and Thailand. Its engineering, manufacturing, and supply chain services include design services; rapid prototyping and new product introduction support; production and testing of printed circuit board assemblies; industrialization and automation of manufacturing processes; product design and process validation and qualification; reliability testing; assembly, production, and packaging of other related non-electronic products; supply chain services; and product life cycle management services.
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