News articles about Thomson Reuters (NYSE:TRI) (TSE:TRI) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Thomson Reuters earned a media sentiment score of 0.20 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news coverage about the business services provider an impact score of 46.609200372039 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next few days.
Here are some of the media stories that may have impacted Accern Sentiment’s rankings:
- Anti-money laundering controls failing to detect terrorists, cartels, and sanctioned states (reuters.com)
- What Makes Thomson Reuters Corporation (TSE:TRI) A Great Dividend Stock? (finance.yahoo.com)
- Thomson Reuters and Marketpsych Launch Bitcoin Sentiment Index (news.bitcoin.com)
- Thomson Reuters added bitcoin sentiment to its data feeds (finance.yahoo.com)
Shares of Thomson Reuters (NYSE:TRI) traded down $0.18 during mid-day trading on Wednesday, reaching $39.69. The company had a trading volume of 933,205 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,162,586. The company has a current ratio of 0.62, a quick ratio of 0.63 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.40. The firm has a market cap of $28,811.05, a price-to-earnings ratio of 20.35, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 3.37 and a beta of 0.71. Thomson Reuters has a twelve month low of $38.71 and a twelve month high of $48.61.
The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, March 15th. Investors of record on Thursday, February 22nd will be paid a $0.345 dividend. This represents a $1.38 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.48%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, February 21st. Thomson Reuters’s dividend payout ratio is 70.77%.
Several brokerages have commented on TRI. Credit Suisse Group reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a $51.00 price target on shares of Thomson Reuters in a research report on Wednesday, January 31st. Canaccord Genuity set a $44.00 price objective on Thomson Reuters and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, February 9th. Scotiabank decreased their price objective on Thomson Reuters from $52.00 to $49.00 and set an “outperform” rating on the stock in a report on Friday, February 9th. ValuEngine raised Thomson Reuters from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, February 8th. Finally, Morgan Stanley decreased their price objective on Thomson Reuters from $49.00 to $47.00 and set an “equal weight” rating on the stock in a report on Friday, February 9th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have assigned a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Thomson Reuters currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $50.23.
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Thomson Reuters Company Profile
Thomson Reuters Corp (Thomson Reuters) is a Canada-based provider of news and information for professional markets. The Company is organized in three business units: Financial & Risk, Legal, and Tax & Accounting. The Financial & Risk unit is a provider of critical news, information and analytics, enabling transactions and connecting communities of trading, investment, financial and corporate professionals.
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