Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Rogers (ROG) Stock Price

News articles about Rogers (NYSE:ROG) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Rogers earned a news impact score of 0.21 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media stories about the electronics maker an impact score of 45.3021729908538 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next few days.

These are some of the news articles that may have impacted Accern Sentiment’s scoring:

Shares of Rogers (NYSE:ROG) traded up $1.68 on Tuesday, reaching $173.29. 129,500 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 243,670. The company has a market cap of $3,160.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 37.51 and a beta of 1.17. The company has a quick ratio of 2.74, a current ratio of 3.74 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.18. Rogers has a 12-month low of $77.72 and a 12-month high of $184.00.

Rogers (NYSE:ROG) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, November 2nd. The electronics maker reported $1.41 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $1.26 by $0.15. The firm had revenue of $206.80 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $198.16 million. Rogers had a net margin of 10.88% and a return on equity of 14.22%. Rogers’s revenue was up 25.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.86 EPS. research analysts anticipate that Rogers will post 5.85 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Several research firms have recently commented on ROG. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Rogers from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, January 4th. ValuEngine lowered shares of Rogers from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, December 1st. Needham & Company LLC restated a “buy” rating and set a $165.00 price target on shares of Rogers in a research report on Friday, November 3rd. Finally, B. Riley restated a “buy” rating and set a $180.00 price target on shares of Rogers in a research report on Friday, December 15th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the company. Rogers presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $164.00.

In related news, SVP Jeffrey M. Grudzien sold 1,888 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Monday, November 20th. The shares were sold at an average price of $158.27, for a total value of $298,813.76. Following the completion of the transaction, the senior vice president now owns 24,192 shares in the company, valued at approximately $3,828,867.84. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link. Corporate insiders own 1.50% of the company’s stock.

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Rogers Company Profile

Rogers Corporation manufactures and sells engineered materials and components for mission critical applications. The Company’s segments are Advanced Connectivity Solutions (ACS), Elastomeric Material Solutions (EMS), Power Electronics Solutions (PES) and Other. The ACS segment manufactures and sells circuit materials and solutions for applications in wireless communications infrastructure, automotive, connected devices, consumer electronics and aerospace/defense.

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