News coverage about Amplify Snack Brands (NYSE:BETR) has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Amplify Snack Brands earned a daily sentiment score of 0.21 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the company an impact score of 45.9862376242675 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the immediate future.
Amplify Snack Brands opened at $12.00 on Friday, according to MarketBeat Ratings. The company has a quick ratio of 0.94, a current ratio of 1.34 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 6.51. Amplify Snack Brands has a 1 year low of $4.78 and a 1 year high of $12.32.
Several analysts recently issued reports on BETR shares. Credit Suisse Group set a $12.00 price target on shares of Amplify Snack Brands and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, January 16th. SunTrust Banks reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $12.00 price target (up previously from $6.00) on shares of Amplify Snack Brands in a research report on Wednesday, January 17th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have assigned a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. Amplify Snack Brands has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $10.00.
About Amplify Snack Brands
Amplify Snack Brands, Inc is a snack food company focused on developing and marketing products that appeal to consumers’ growing preference for better-for-you (BFY) snacks. The Company’s segments are North America and International. The North America and International segments both operate in the snack food category and whose brands and products are offered in the natural and conventional grocery, drug, convenience, food service, club, mass merchandise and other channels.
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