News headlines about DST Systems (NYSE:DST) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. DST Systems earned a media sentiment score of 0.09 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the technology company an impact score of 46.1871971964884 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near future.
NYSE:DST opened at $83.99 on Friday. The company has a quick ratio of 1.07, a current ratio of 1.07 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.43. The stock has a market cap of $4.98 billion, a PE ratio of 25.00, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 2.04 and a beta of 1.51. DST Systems has a one year low of $50.22 and a one year high of $84.48.
Separately, Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of DST Systems from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, April 2nd. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and five have assigned a hold rating to the company’s stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $68.50.
About DST Systems
DST Systems, Inc provides technology-based information processing and servicing solutions in the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, and internationally. It operates through Domestic Financial Services, International Financial Services, and Healthcare Services segments. The Domestic Financial Services segment provides investor, investment, advisor/intermediary, and asset distribution services to companies in the financial services industry to support direct and intermediary sales of mutual funds, alternative investments, securities brokerage accounts, and retirement plans.
Receive News & Ratings for DST Systems Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for DST Systems and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.