News articles about Quest Resource (NASDAQ:QRHC) have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research firm identifies positive and negative 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 negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Quest Resource earned a media sentiment score of 0.17 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media headlines about the business services provider an impact score of 46.2154545238191 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near term.
These are some of the news articles that may have impacted Accern Sentiment Analysis’s scoring:
Several equities research analysts have recently weighed in on QRHC shares. ValuEngine raised Quest Resource from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, January 3rd. HC Wainwright set a $5.00 price objective on Quest Resource and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday.
QRHC stock traded down $0.02 during midday trading on Friday, hitting $1.87. The stock had a trading volume of 27,106 shares, compared to its average volume of 38,780. The stock has a market cap of $28.92, a P/E ratio of -4.92, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 6.30 and a beta of 2.80. Quest Resource has a 52 week low of $1.03 and a 52 week high of $3.00. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.11, a current ratio of 1.25 and a quick ratio of 1.25.
Quest Resource (NASDAQ:QRHC) last issued its earnings results on Monday, April 2nd. The business services provider reported ($0.10) EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.06) by ($0.04). The firm had revenue of $22.51 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $31.90 million. Quest Resource had a negative return on equity of 8.57% and a negative net margin of 3.47%. equities research analysts anticipate that Quest Resource will post 0.02 EPS for the current year.
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Quest Resource Company Profile
Quest Resource Holding Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides management programs to reuse, recycle, and dispose various waste streams and recyclables in the United States. The company offers recycling and waste management services for motor oil, oil filters, scrap tires, grease and cooking oil, food waste, and expired food products; and various other materials, such as glass, cardboard, paper, and metal, as well as hazardous materials, plastics, construction debris, batteries, mercury, lights, regulated waste, electronic devices, and industrial cleaning products.
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