News stories about Elbit Systems (NASDAQ:ESLT) have trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Elbit Systems earned a news sentiment score of 0.15 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news coverage about the aerospace company an impact score of 46.8888042328382 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next several days.
These are some of the news articles that may have impacted Accern Sentiment Analysis’s scoring:
- Elbit Systems Awarded $65 Million Contract to Supply Comprehensive SAR Solution to an Asian-Pacific Country (prnewswire.com)
- Israel’s Elbit Systems wins $65 mln Asia-Pacific contract (feeds.reuters.com)
- Israel To Sell Weapons Manufacturer IMI Systems To Elbit Systems For NIS 1.8 Bln (markets.businessinsider.com)
- Ted Fordyce Named Washington Operations VP at Elbit Systems’ US Arm (govconwire.com)
- Elbit Systems (ESLT) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Tuesday (americanbankingnews.com)
Several equities research analysts recently commented on the stock. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Elbit Systems from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Sunday, December 31st. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Elbit Systems from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, January 19th. Finally, BidaskClub upgraded shares of Elbit Systems from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, January 31st. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the company. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $143.00.
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Elbit Systems Company Profile
Elbit Systems Ltd. is an international technology company engaged in a range of programs across the world. The Company develops and supplies a portfolio of airborne, land and naval systems and products for defense, homeland security and commercial aviation applications. Its systems and products are installed on new platforms, and it also performs platform modernization programs.
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