Somewhat Positive News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Avianca (AVH) Share Price

News articles about Avianca (NYSE:AVH) have trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, Accern reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than twenty 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. Avianca earned a media sentiment score of 0.13 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news headlines about the transportation company an impact score of 45.3722099491961 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next several days.

AVH has been the subject of several analyst reports. ValuEngine downgraded shares of Avianca from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, February 2nd. UBS raised shares of Avianca from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating and raised their price target for the company from $5.40 to $9.00 in a report on Friday, February 16th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Avianca from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, March 5th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $10.19.

Avianca traded up $0.10, hitting $7.83, during trading hours on Tuesday, reports. The stock had a trading volume of 983 shares, compared to its average volume of 95,299. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 6.02, a current ratio of 0.61 and a quick ratio of 0.56. Avianca has a one year low of $6.37 and a one year high of $9.76. The company has a market cap of $631.06 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 19.58 and a beta of 0.69.

Avianca Company Profile

Avianca Holdings SA, through its subsidiaries, provides air transportation services in North America, Central America, the Caribbean, Colombia, South America, and internationally. It offers passenger and cargo air transportation services; and aircraft maintenance, crew training, and other airport services to other carriers, as well as travel-related services to its customers.

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