Revolution Lighting Technologies (RVLT) Earning Positive Media Coverage, Report Shows

Media stories about Revolution Lighting Technologies (NASDAQ:RVLT) have been trending positive recently, according to Accern. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news 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 positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Revolution Lighting Technologies earned a daily sentiment score of 0.32 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news headlines about the electronics maker an impact score of 48.8832671668752 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next several days.

Here are some of the news headlines that may have effected Accern Sentiment’s rankings:

Shares of NASDAQ RVLT traded down $0.02 during midday trading on Friday, hitting $4.02. 66,934 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 122,131. The company has a current ratio of 2.00, a quick ratio of 1.28 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.67. Revolution Lighting Technologies has a 12 month low of $2.95 and a 12 month high of $8.49. The company has a market capitalization of $90.35 million, a P/E ratio of -11.82 and a beta of 0.47.

Revolution Lighting Technologies (NASDAQ:RVLT) last issued its earnings results on Tuesday, May 1st. The electronics maker reported ($0.10) EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of ($0.18) by $0.08. Revolution Lighting Technologies had a negative return on equity of 7.60% and a negative net margin of 32.91%. The company had revenue of $33.70 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $33.82 million. analysts predict that Revolution Lighting Technologies will post -0.03 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Separately, HC Wainwright restated a “buy” rating and issued a $8.00 price target on shares of Revolution Lighting Technologies in a research note on Tuesday, March 13th.

In other Revolution Lighting Technologies news, Chairman Robert V. Lapenta bought 25,000 shares of Revolution Lighting Technologies stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, February 21st. The stock was bought at an average cost of $3.48 per share, for a total transaction of $87,000.00. Following the purchase, the chairman now owns 975,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $3,393,000. The purchase was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. Also, CFO James Depalma bought 20,000 shares of Revolution Lighting Technologies stock in a transaction dated Thursday, March 1st. The shares were acquired at an average price of $3.36 per share, with a total value of $67,200.00. Following the completion of the purchase, the chief financial officer now directly owns 215,000 shares in the company, valued at approximately $722,400. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. Insiders have bought a total of 71,476 shares of company stock valued at $245,807 over the last quarter. 41.97% of the stock is currently owned by corporate insiders.

Revolution Lighting Technologies Company Profile

Revolution Lighting Technologies, Inc designs, manufactures, markets, and sells light-emitting diode (LED) lighting solutions focusing on the industrial, commercial, and government markets in the United States, Canada, and internationally. The company offers interior and exterior LED lamps and fixtures, including signage and control systems.

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