News headlines about SunPower (NASDAQ:SPWR) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. SunPower earned a daily sentiment score of 0.17 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media headlines about the semiconductor company an impact score of 46.5769289207078 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next several days.
Here are some of the news stories that may have effected Accern’s rankings:
- SunPower Corporation (NASDAQ:SPWR) – Brief Overview on Stock’s Performances – Nasdaq Journal (nasdaqjournal.com)
- Ekso Bionics Announces Executive Leadership Changes; Jack Peurach, co-founder of Ekso Bionics, long-time board member and seasoned executive appointed President and Chief Executive Officer; Charles Li, Ph. D. to join Board of Directors (finance.yahoo.com)
- Short Interest in SunPower Co. (SPWR) Drops By 14.6% (americanbankingnews.com)
- Why SunPower Corporation's Shares Plunged 11% in February (finance.yahoo.com)
- New 10-Megawatt SunPower® Solar Plant Generating Power for OG&E (finance.yahoo.com)
SunPower (NASDAQ:SPWR) opened at $7.35 on Wednesday. SunPower has a 12 month low of $5.84 and a 12 month high of $11.70. The company has a current ratio of 1.23, a quick ratio of 0.91 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 5.05. The company has a market cap of $1,010.00, a P/E ratio of -1.83 and a beta of 2.69.
A number of equities analysts have issued reports on SPWR shares. ValuEngine cut shares of SunPower from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Friday, December 1st. Robert W. Baird raised shares of SunPower from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating and raised their target price for the stock from $7.00 to $10.00 in a report on Monday, December 11th. BidaskClub upgraded shares of SunPower from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday, December 19th. Bank of America assumed coverage on shares of SunPower in a research note on Friday, December 22nd. They issued a “neutral” rating and a $10.00 price target on the stock. Finally, Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of SunPower from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, January 2nd. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have given a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. SunPower has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $9.22.
SunPower Company Profile
SunPower Corporation is a global energy company. The Company delivers complete solar solutions to residential, commercial, and power plant customers. The Company’s segments include Residential Segment, Commercial Segment and Power Plant Segment. The Residential and Commercial Segments combined are referred to as Distributed Generation.
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