News headlines about Avon Products (NYSE:AVP) have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Avon Products earned a media sentiment score of 0.22 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news headlines about the company an impact score of 46.5573436182855 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next several days.
These are some of the news headlines that may have effected Accern’s analysis:
- Brokerages Anticipate Avon Products, Inc. (AVP) Will Post Earnings of -$0.01 Per Share (americanbankingnews.com)
- General Mills to Report (GIS) Q3 Earnings: What’s in Store? (msn.com)
- Avon Products (AVP) Raised to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research (americanbankingnews.com)
- Avon Products, Inc. (AVP) stock reveals return of 4.78% for the previous five trading days – Analyst Recommendation (press release) (blog) (analystrecommendation.com)
- Stock’s Trend Analysis Report: Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP), Dynavax Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ:DVAX) – The Oracle Examiner (oracleexaminer.com)
Shares of Avon Products (NYSE AVP) opened at $2.91 on Friday. The company has a market cap of $1,272.68, a price-to-earnings ratio of -72.75, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.27 and a beta of 1.57. Avon Products has a one year low of $1.85 and a one year high of $4.89. The company has a quick ratio of 1.05, a current ratio of 1.43 and a debt-to-equity ratio of -2.62.
Avon Products (NYSE:AVP) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February 15th. The company reported $0.12 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.07 by $0.05. The business had revenue of $1.57 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $1.60 billion. Avon Products had a net margin of 0.38% and a negative return on equity of 6.19%. The business’s quarterly revenue was up .1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $0.01 EPS. equities analysts forecast that Avon Products will post 0.18 earnings per share for the current year.
AVP has been the topic of a number of analyst reports. Bank of America cut shares of Avon Products from a “neutral” rating to an “underperform” rating and lowered their target price for the company from $3.00 to $2.50 in a research note on Thursday, January 4th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Avon Products from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, January 8th. Royal Bank of Canada restated a “sector perform” rating and set a $2.00 target price on shares of Avon Products in a research note on Friday, February 16th. Deutsche Bank lifted their target price on shares of Avon Products from $2.00 to $3.00 and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, February 16th. Finally, ValuEngine cut shares of Avon Products from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, March 7th. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $2.47.
About Avon Products
Avon Products, Inc is a manufacturer and marketer of beauty and related products. The Company’s segments include Europe, Middle East & Africa; South Latin America; North Latin America, and Asia Pacific. Its product categories are Beauty, and Fashion and Home. Beauty consists of skincare (which includes personal care), fragrance and color (cosmetics).
Receive News & Ratings for Avon Products Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Avon Products and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.