News headlines about Alteryx (NYSE:AYX) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Alteryx earned a daily sentiment score of 0.12 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media headlines about the company an impact score of 45.2829690778882 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next several days.
Alteryx (NYSE AYX) traded down $0.73 during midday trading on Friday, reaching $25.54. 906,539 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 582,954. Alteryx has a 12-month low of $14.61 and a 12-month high of $31.60.
Alteryx (NYSE:AYX) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 9th. The company reported $0.02 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.08) by $0.10. The firm had revenue of $34.16 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $32.06 million. Alteryx had a negative net margin of 18.68% and a negative return on equity of 19.62%. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 52.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted ($0.07) EPS. equities analysts anticipate that Alteryx will post -0.33 earnings per share for the current year.
AYX has been the topic of a number of recent research reports. KeyCorp reissued an “overweight” rating and issued a $29.00 target price (up previously from $24.00) on shares of Alteryx in a report on Thursday, November 9th. Zacks Investment Research cut Alteryx from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, January 10th. Bank of America lifted their price target on shares of Alteryx from $26.00 to $28.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, November 10th. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group cut shares of Alteryx from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating and set a $29.00 price objective on the stock. in a research report on Wednesday, January 31st. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating to the stock. The company has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $23.40.
In other Alteryx news, CRO Robert Scott Jones sold 1,470 shares of Alteryx stock in a transaction on Friday, November 17th. The shares were sold at an average price of $25.94, for a total transaction of $38,131.80. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website. Also, CFO Kevin Rubin sold 40,000 shares of Alteryx stock in a transaction on Thursday, November 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of $25.99, for a total transaction of $1,039,600.00. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold a total of 241,470 shares of company stock valued at $6,306,932 in the last three months.
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Alteryx Company Profile
Alteryx, Inc is a United States-based provider of self-service data analytics software. The Company offers various products, such as Alteryx Designer, Alteryx Server and Alteryx Analytics Gallery. Alteryx Designer is a repeatable workflow for self-service data analytics. Alteryx Designer allows data analysts by combining data preparation, data blending, and analytics-predictive, statistical and spatial-using the same user interface.
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