News coverage about JA Solar Holdings, Co. (NASDAQ:JASO) has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. JA Solar Holdings, Co. earned a daily sentiment score of 0.16 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the solar energy provider an impact score of 45.2324165307444 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next several days.
These are some of the news articles that may have effected Accern Sentiment’s scoring:
- 3 Solar Stocks To Buy As U.S. Paris Climate Talks Resurface (finance.yahoo.com)
- Why JA Solar Holdings (JASO) Stock Might be a Great Pick (finance.yahoo.com)
- Critical Analysis: Sunrun (RUN) and JA Solar Holdings, Co. (JASO) (americanbankingnews.com)
- JA Solar Holdings, Co., Ltd. (JASO) Receives Sell Rating from Axiom Securities (techkenyot.com)
- Analysts focus on Hold position: JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. (JASO) – Street Observer (press release) (streetobserver.com)
A number of equities analysts have recently commented on the stock. Axiom Securities reissued a “hold” rating on shares of JA Solar Holdings, Co. in a research report on Thursday, August 10th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of JA Solar Holdings, Co. from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, July 27th. Roth Capital set a $7.00 price objective on shares of JA Solar Holdings, Co. and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 23rd. ValuEngine upgraded shares of JA Solar Holdings, Co. from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research note on Monday, September 11th. Finally, BidaskClub downgraded shares of JA Solar Holdings, Co. from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 12th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating, one has given a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. JA Solar Holdings, Co. currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $6.50.
Shares of JA Solar Holdings, Co. (NASDAQ JASO) opened at 8.14 on Tuesday. JA Solar Holdings, Co. has a 52 week low of $4.42 and a 52 week high of $8.48. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $6.72 and a 200 day moving average of $6.47. The firm has a market cap of $381.46 million, a P/E ratio of 5.03 and a beta of 1.33.
JA Solar Holdings, Co. (NASDAQ:JASO) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August 22nd. The solar energy provider reported $0.40 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.03 by $0.37. JA Solar Holdings, Co. had a return on equity of 7.90% and a net margin of 2.89%. The business had revenue of $878.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $602.53 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.31 EPS. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 41.8% on a year-over-year basis. Equities analysts forecast that JA Solar Holdings, Co. will post $0.84 earnings per share for the current year.
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About JA Solar Holdings, Co.
JA Solar Holdings Co, Ltd. is a holding company. The Company designs, develops, manufactures and sells solar power products that convert sunlight into electricity for a range of uses. The Company is engaged in manufacturing and selling solar modules, as well as silicon wafer manufacturing. The Company operates through two segments, including manufacturing and solar projects.
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