Media headlines about Rogers (NYSE:ROG) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Rogers earned a news impact score of 0.15 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the electronics maker an impact score of 45.5981874515373 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near future.
Here are some of the news articles that may have impacted Accern Sentiment Analysis’s rankings:
- Patrick County woman sentenced in prison drug smuggling case (martinsvillebulletin.com)
- Fred Rogers’ lasting legacy, continuing ties to his Latrobe home (triblive.com)
- Mister Rogers Is Now a Funko Pop! and It’s Such a Good Feeling, a Very Good Feeling (mentalfloss.com)
- Deputies Arrest Rape Suspect, Search For Another In Rogers County (news9.com)
- The prolific inventor John Rogers and his newest wearable device (chicagobusiness.com)
Several equities research analysts have commented on ROG shares. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Rogers from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $171.00 price objective on the stock in a research report on Wednesday, November 8th. Needham & Company LLC increased their target price on Rogers to $180.00 and gave the company a “positive” rating in a research report on Tuesday, December 19th. B. Riley reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $180.00 price objective on shares of Rogers in a research note on Friday, December 15th. Finally, ValuEngine downgraded Rogers from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, December 1st. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the stock. Rogers currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $164.00.
Shares of Rogers (ROG) traded down $1.12 on Friday, hitting $157.51. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 122,085 shares, compared to its average volume of 138,179. Rogers has a twelve month low of $78.52 and a twelve month high of $184.00. The firm has a market cap of $2,873.61, a P/E ratio of 29.39 and a beta of 1.22. The company has a quick ratio of 2.74, a current ratio of 3.74 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.18.
In other Rogers news, SVP Jeffrey M. Grudzien sold 1,888 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Monday, November 20th. The stock was sold at an average price of $158.27, for a total value of $298,813.76. Following the completion of the sale, the senior vice president now directly owns 24,192 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $3,828,867.84. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. 1.50% of the stock is owned by company insiders.
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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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