News articles about Willis Lease Finance (NASDAQ:WLFC) have trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Willis Lease Finance earned a media sentiment score of 0.23 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news stories about the transportation company an impact score of 47.6698580545169 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near term.
Shares of WLFC stock traded up $1.31 during trading on Wednesday, hitting $30.67. 9,974 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 10,921. Willis Lease Finance has a 52-week low of $21.10 and a 52-week high of $30.67. The stock has a market capitalization of $190.14, a P/E ratio of 5.89 and a beta of 0.67. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 4.19, a quick ratio of 0.85 and a current ratio of 1.15.
Willis Lease Finance (NASDAQ:WLFC) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, March 13th. The transportation company reported ($0.28) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. Willis Lease Finance had a return on equity of 14.85% and a net margin of 22.62%. The firm had revenue of $63.19 million during the quarter.
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About Willis Lease Finance
Willis Lease Finance Corporation along with its subsidiaries is a lessor of commercial aircraft engines. The Company operates through two business segments, such as Leasing and Related Operations, and Spare Parts Sales. The Leasing and Related Operations segment involves acquiring and leasing, primarily pursuant to operating leases, commercial aircraft, aircraft engines and other aircraft equipment, and the selective purchase and resale of commercial aircraft engines and other aircraft equipment.
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