News headlines about Value Line (NASDAQ:VALU) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. 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 companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Value Line earned a news sentiment score of 0.05 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media headlines about the financial services provider an impact score of 46.4636189542394 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the immediate future.
Separately, ValuEngine cut shares of Value Line from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Saturday, June 24th.
Shares of Value Line (VALU) traded up 1.3875% on Friday, hitting $17.7935. 762 shares of the stock traded hands. The firm has a market cap of $172.72 million, a P/E ratio of 27.7590 and a beta of 1.05. Value Line has a 12-month low of $13.26 and a 12-month high of $25.25. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $16.79 and its 200 day moving average is $17.40.
Value Line (NASDAQ:VALU) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, September 13th. The financial services provider reported $0.23 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. Value Line had a net margin of 17.80% and a return on equity of 16.28%. The company had revenue of $8.91 million during the quarter. Equities research analysts forecast that Value Line will post $1.07 EPS for the current fiscal year.
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