News articles about Engility (NYSE:EGL) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news 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. Engility earned a news sentiment score of 0.20 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news stories about the aerospace company an impact score of 47.1008682886072 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next few days.
These are some of the media headlines that may have effected Accern Sentiment’s scoring:
- Engility’s Lynn Dugle Talks Diversity of Intelligence Community at INSA Forum (govconwire.com)
- Engility’s Reward Is Worth The Risk, Stifel Says In Bullish Initiation (finance.yahoo.com)
- Engility (EGL) Coverage Initiated at Stifel Nicolaus (americanbankingnews.com)
- Engility wins $41 million Marine Corps Global Command and Control System Task Order (finance.yahoo.com)
- Comparing Engility (EGL) and AECOM (ACM) (americanbankingnews.com)
A number of equities analysts have recently commented on EGL shares. ValuEngine raised Engility from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Saturday. Stifel Nicolaus started coverage on Engility in a report on Friday. They set a “buy” rating and a $38.00 price target for the company. B. Riley lowered their price target on Engility from $40.00 to $38.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a report on Friday, March 2nd. Zacks Investment Research raised Engility from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, May 1st. Finally, Cowen set a $30.00 price target on Engility and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, March 26th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and seven have given a buy rating to the company. The company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $34.71.
Shares of Engility opened at $31.66 on Friday, according to Marketbeat Ratings. Engility has a 12-month low of $21.19 and a 12-month high of $35.63. The company has a quick ratio of 1.38, a current ratio of 1.38 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.35. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.12 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 13.59, a PEG ratio of 3.17 and a beta of 1.72.
Engility (NYSE:EGL) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, March 1st. The aerospace company reported $0.54 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.43 by $0.11. Engility had a positive return on equity of 11.70% and a negative net margin of 1.85%. The business had revenue of $464.86 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $464.01 million. research analysts forecast that Engility will post 1.91 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
Engility Company Profile
Engility Holdings, Inc, together with its subsidiaries, provides a range of technical services to the U.S. Department of Defense, U.S. Department of Justice, U.S. Department of State, Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Homeland Security, and space-related and intelligence community agencies.
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