Media coverage about Triumph Group (NYSE:TGI) has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Triumph Group earned a media sentiment score of 0.09 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave press coverage about the aerospace company an impact score of 46.3373971295392 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near future.
Here are some of the media headlines that may have impacted Accern’s rankings:
TGI traded down $1.25 during trading on Friday, reaching $26.35. 667,751 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 561,374. Triumph Group has a one year low of $19.65 and a one year high of $34.80. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.82, a current ratio of 1.84 and a quick ratio of 0.42. The firm has a market capitalization of $1,308.86, a price-to-earnings ratio of 5.72, a PEG ratio of 0.83 and a beta of 1.69.
Triumph Group (NYSE:TGI) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, February 1st. The aerospace company reported $0.76 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.65 by $0.11. Triumph Group had a negative net margin of 7.68% and a positive return on equity of 27.59%. The firm had revenue of $775.25 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $769.08 million. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $1.01 EPS. The company’s revenue for the quarter was down 8.2% compared to the same quarter last year. equities research analysts predict that Triumph Group will post 2.55 EPS for the current year.
The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, March 15th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, March 1st were issued a dividend of $0.04 per share. This represents a $0.16 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.61%. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, February 28th. Triumph Group’s payout ratio is 2.45%.
Several equities research analysts recently issued reports on TGI shares. Royal Bank of Canada reaffirmed an “outperform” rating and set a $37.00 price target on shares of Triumph Group in a report on Friday, February 2nd. Barclays started coverage on shares of Triumph Group in a report on Thursday, March 29th. They set an “equal weight” rating and a $28.00 price target on the stock. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Triumph Group from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $32.00 price target on the stock in a report on Saturday, January 20th. Finally, TheStreet lowered shares of Triumph Group from a “c-” rating to a “d+” rating in a report on Wednesday, December 27th. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating, three have issued a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. Triumph Group has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $32.36.
In other Triumph Group news, Director Joseph Silvestri sold 3,670 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, March 8th. The shares were sold at an average price of $27.95, for a total transaction of $102,576.50. Following the sale, the director now directly owns 105,408 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $2,946,153.60. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink. Insiders own 2.80% of the company’s stock.
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About Triumph Group
Triumph Group, Inc designs, engineers, manufactures, repairs, overhauls, and distributes aero structures, aircraft components, accessories, subassemblies, and systems worldwide. The company operates through four segments: Integrated Systems, Aerospace Structures, Precision Components, and Product Support.
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