SoftBank Group (OTCMKTS:SFTBY) Earns Media Impact Score of -2.13

News articles about SoftBank Group (OTCMKTS:SFTBY) have trended negative recently, InfoTrie reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than 6,000 blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. SoftBank Group earned a news sentiment score of -2.13 on their scale. InfoTrie also gave headlines about the technology company an news buzz score of 0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near future.

Here are some of the media headlines that may have effected SoftBank Group’s analysis:

A number of research analysts recently weighed in on the company. Jefferies Financial Group raised SoftBank Group from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday. ValuEngine raised SoftBank Group from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, March 11th. HSBC reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of SoftBank Group in a research report on Thursday, February 13th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research raised SoftBank Group from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, March 4th.

SFTBY stock opened at $18.15 on Friday. SoftBank Group has a twelve month low of $12.20 and a twelve month high of $28.04. The company has a quick ratio of 0.96, a current ratio of 1.00 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.65. The firm has a market cap of $75.86 billion, a PE ratio of 6.30 and a beta of 1.40. The business has a 50 day moving average of $21.60 and a 200 day moving average of $20.68.

SoftBank Group Company Profile

SoftBank Group Corp., together with its subsidiaries, operates in the information industry in Japan and internationally. The company operates through six segments: Domestic Telecommunications, Sprint, Yahoo Japan, Distribution, ARM, and SoftBank Vision Fund and Delta Fund. The Domestic Telecommunications segment provides mobile communications and broadband services; and telecom services, such as data communications and fixed-line telephone services to corporate customers, as well as sells mobile devices.

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