Media stories about Lakeland Industries (NASDAQ:LAKE) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Lakeland Industries earned a coverage optimism score of 0.20 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media stories about the medical instruments supplier an impact score of 46.4148721430481 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next several days.
Shares of Lakeland Industries (NASDAQ LAKE) opened at $14.40 on Friday. Lakeland Industries has a 12-month low of $9.85 and a 12-month high of $17.18. The firm has a market capitalization of $119.71, a PE ratio of 17.14, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.67 and a beta of -0.13. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.02, a current ratio of 6.43 and a quick ratio of 3.21.
LAKE has been the subject of a number of analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research raised Lakeland Industries from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, September 19th. TheStreet cut Lakeland Industries from a “b” rating to a “c+” rating in a research report on Friday, December 15th.
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About Lakeland Industries
Lakeland Industries, Inc (Lakeland) manufactures and sells a line of safety garments and accessories for the industrial and public protective clothing market. The Company’s product categories include limited use/disposable protective clothing; high-end chemical protective suits; firefighting, flame resistant personal protective equipment (FR PPE) and heat protective apparel; reusable woven garments; high visibility clothing, and glove and sleeves.
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