News coverage about Cemex SAB de CV (NYSE:CX) has trended somewhat positive on Thursday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Cemex SAB de CV earned a media sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news stories about the construction company an impact score of 46.2505122588117 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next few days.
These are some of the news stories that may have impacted Accern Sentiment’s scoring:
- Stock Roundup – CEMEX, SAB de CV (CX) – android media cell (androidmediacell.com)
- Analysts’ Recommendation in Spotlight – CEMEX SAB de CV (NYSE: CX) – Alpha Beta Stock (alphabetastock.com)
- SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Reminds Shareholders with Losses on their Investment in Cemex, S.A.B. de C.V., of Class Action Lawsuit and Upcoming Deadline – CX (finance.yahoo.com)
- INVESTOR ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Reminds Investors of an Investigation Involving Possible Securities Fraud Violations by the Board of Directors CEMEX, S.A.B. de C.V. (finance.yahoo.com)
- CEMEX, SAB de CV (NYSE:CX) – What P/E Ratio is Telling To Potential Investors – Nasdaq Journal (nasdaqjournal.com)
A number of equities analysts recently weighed in on the stock. UBS lowered shares of Cemex SAB de CV from a “buy” rating to a “sell” rating and reduced their target price for the stock from $7.62 to $6.50 in a research note on Thursday, February 15th. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Cemex SAB de CV from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, February 1st. Citigroup raised shares of Cemex SAB de CV from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $10.00 target price for the company in a research note on Tuesday, December 19th. Santander lowered shares of Cemex SAB de CV from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, December 19th. Finally, ValuEngine lowered shares of Cemex SAB de CV from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Sunday, December 31st. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have issued a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the stock. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $9.49.
Cemex SAB de CV (NYSE:CX) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, February 8th. The construction company reported ($0.07) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The firm had revenue of $3.42 billion during the quarter. Cemex SAB de CV had a net margin of 5.91% and a return on equity of 5.85%. research analysts expect that Cemex SAB de CV will post 0.62 EPS for the current year.
Cemex SAB de CV Company Profile
CEMEX, SAB. de C.V. (CEMEX) is an operating and holding company engaged, directly or indirectly, through its operating subsidiaries, primarily in the production, distribution, marketing and sale of cement, ready-mix concrete, aggregates, clinker and other construction materials throughout the world, and that provides construction-related services to customers and communities in over 50 countries throughout the world.
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