Headlines about Datawatch (NASDAQ:DWCH) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Datawatch earned a media sentiment score of 0.07 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the technology company an impact score of 47.0009997652989 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near future.
Several research firms recently commented on DWCH. ValuEngine upgraded Datawatch from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, May 2nd. National Securities restated a “buy” rating and set a $13.50 target price on shares of Datawatch in a research report on Thursday, April 26th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Datawatch from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, March 7th. Finally, TheStreet upgraded Datawatch from a “d” rating to a “c” rating in a research report on Friday, January 26th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $13.38.
Shares of Datawatch traded up $0.15, reaching $9.15, during midday trading on Friday, according to Marketbeat Ratings. The stock had a trading volume of 39,541 shares, compared to its average volume of 73,036. Datawatch has a 12-month low of $7.40 and a 12-month high of $12.65. The company has a current ratio of 1.52, a quick ratio of 1.52 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.26. The stock has a market capitalization of $114.57 million, a P/E ratio of -83.18 and a beta of 1.13.
Datawatch (NASDAQ:DWCH) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April 25th. The technology company reported ($0.02) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, hitting analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.02). Datawatch had a negative return on equity of 2.61% and a negative net margin of 15.72%. The firm had revenue of $9.40 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $9.80 million. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned ($0.02) EPS. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 7.3% compared to the same quarter last year.
Datawatch Company Profile
Datawatch Corporation designs, develops, markets, and distributes business computer software products to self-service data preparation and visual data discovery markets in the United States and internationally. Its software solutions allow organizations to access, analyze, and visualize their information.
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