Media stories about Nice Systems (NASDAQ:NICE) 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. Nice Systems earned a daily sentiment score of 0.25 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news headlines about the technology company an impact score of 45.8893616399805 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:
- Your Customer Service Isn’t As Good As You Think It Is (finance.yahoo.com)
- The best instant cameras you can buy (businessinsider.com)
- Review: Razer’s new Blade Stealth gets a classy makeover (thenextweb.com)
- Nice Systems Ltd. (NICE) Now Covered by Jefferies Group LLC (americanbankingnews.com)
- The Little School That’s Falling Down — and the State’s Bigger Problem (phoenixnewtimes.com)
NICE has been the subject of a number of analyst reports. Royal Bank Of Canada restated a “hold” rating and issued a $80.00 price target on shares of Nice Systems in a research note on Monday, August 21st. Jefferies Group LLC initiated coverage on Nice Systems in a research note on Friday. They issued a “hold” rating and a $84.00 price target for the company. BidaskClub downgraded Nice Systems from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, July 25th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Nice Systems from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, July 6th. Finally, Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. raised their price target on Nice Systems from $80.00 to $85.00 and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a research note on Friday, August 4th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $80.88.
Nice Systems (NICE) opened at 81.51 on Monday. Nice Systems has a 1-year low of $63.72 and a 1-year high of $83.95.
Nice Systems (NASDAQ:NICE) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August 3rd. The technology company reported $0.33 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.32 by $0.01. Nice Systems had a net margin of 7.99% and a return on equity of 11.14%. The business had revenue of $315.30 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $313.44 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.79 EPS. The business’s revenue was up 33.9% on a year-over-year basis. On average, equities research analysts predict that Nice Systems will post $4.02 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
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Nice Systems Company Profile
NICE Ltd., formerly NICE-Systems Ltd., is a global enterprise software provider. The Company’s segments include Customer Interactions Solutions, and Financial Crime and Compliance Solutions. The Customer Interactions Solutions segment provides data driven insights that enable businesses to deliver personalized experience to customers.
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