Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect OMNOVA Solutions (OMN) Share Price

Media headlines about OMNOVA Solutions (NYSE:OMN) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news 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. OMNOVA Solutions earned a news impact score of 0.21 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news headlines about the specialty chemicals company an impact score of 48.2321413542249 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.

These are some of the headlines that may have effected Accern Sentiment Analysis’s scoring:

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OMN has been the subject of a number of analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of OMNOVA Solutions from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, February 14th. ValuEngine upgraded shares of OMNOVA Solutions from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, February 7th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $11.67.

Shares of OMNOVA Solutions stock traded up $0.10 on Tuesday, reaching $11.55. The stock had a trading volume of 41,195 shares, compared to its average volume of 148,779. The company has a current ratio of 2.03, a quick ratio of 1.31 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 6.66. OMNOVA Solutions has a fifty-two week low of $8.10 and a fifty-two week high of $11.70. The stock has a market capitalization of $497.39, a price-to-earnings ratio of 20.63, a PEG ratio of 1.66 and a beta of 2.07.

OMNOVA Solutions (NYSE:OMN) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, March 28th. The specialty chemicals company reported $0.09 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.07 by $0.02. OMNOVA Solutions had a negative net margin of 10.67% and a positive return on equity of 32.70%. The business had revenue of $178.70 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $174.65 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.05 earnings per share. OMNOVA Solutions’s revenue was up 2.3% compared to the same quarter last year. research analysts predict that OMNOVA Solutions will post 0.67 earnings per share for the current year.

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About OMNOVA Solutions

OMNOVA Solutions Inc provides emulsion polymers, specialty chemicals, and engineered surfaces for various commercial, industrial, and residential end uses in the United States, Europe, and Asia. The company operates in two segments, Specialty Solutions and Performance Materials. The Specialty Solutions segment designs, develops, produces, and markets specialty polymers which are used in various applications, such as architectural and industrial coatings; nonwovens used in hygiene products, filtration, and construction; drilling additives for oil and gas drilling, cementing, and fracking; elastomeric modification of plastic casings and hoses used in household, industrial products, and automobiles; tapes and adhesives; sports surfaces; textile finishes; commercial building refurbishment; new construction; residential cabinets; flooring; ceiling tiles; furnishings; manufactured housing; health care patient; common area furniture; and various industrial films applications.

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