Media headlines about Chart Industries (NASDAQ:GTLS) have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group identifies positive and negative press 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. Chart Industries earned a media sentiment score of 0.20 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news headlines about the industrial products company an impact score of 47.0712529951531 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.
Several equities research analysts have commented on the stock. Alembic Global Advisors reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Chart Industries in a research note on Thursday, March 8th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Chart Industries from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $63.00 price objective for the company in a research note on Friday, February 23rd. TheStreet upgraded shares of Chart Industries from a “c” rating to a “b-” rating in a research note on Friday, March 2nd. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Chart Industries from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, January 5th. Finally, Cowen set a $50.00 target price on shares of Chart Industries and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, January 4th. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $54.83.
GTLS stock opened at $60.26 on Wednesday. Chart Industries has a 52-week low of $32.04 and a 52-week high of $61.75. The firm has a market cap of $1,851.28, a P/E ratio of 66.96, a PEG ratio of 1.29 and a beta of 1.19. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.55, a quick ratio of 1.10 and a current ratio of 1.64.
Chart Industries (NASDAQ:GTLS) last released its earnings results on Thursday, February 22nd. The industrial products company reported $0.46 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.31 by $0.15. Chart Industries had a net margin of 2.84% and a return on equity of 4.44%. The firm had revenue of $306.00 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $282.19 million. Chart Industries’s quarterly revenue was up 42.7% compared to the same quarter last year. sell-side analysts anticipate that Chart Industries will post 1.85 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
Chart Industries Company Profile
Chart Industries, Inc is a diversified global manufacturer of engineered equipment, packaged solutions, and value-add services used throughout the industrial gas, energy and biomedical industries. The Company operates through three business segments: Energy & Chemicals (E&C), Distribution & Storage (D&S) and BioMedical.
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