Headlines about Blount International (NYSE:BLT) have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group identifies negative and positive 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 -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Blount International earned a news sentiment score of 0.10 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news stories about the industrial goods maker an impact score of 45.3542366907981 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near term.
Shares of Blount International (BLT) opened at $10.00 on Friday. The firm has a market cap of $483.47, a PE ratio of -9.71 and a beta of 1.49. Blount International has a fifty-two week low of $5.08 and a fifty-two week high of $13.85.
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Blount International Company Profile
Blount International, Inc (Blount) designs, manufactures, and markets equipment, replacement and component parts, and accessories for professionals and consumers. The Company operates in two business segments: Forestry, Lawn, and Garden (FLAG) segment, and Farm, Ranch, and Agriculture (FRAG). The FLAG segment manufactures and markets cutting chain, guide bars and drive sprockets for chain saw use, and lawnmower and other cutting blades for outdoor power equipment.
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