News headlines about Sykes Enterprises (NASDAQ:SYKE) have trended positive this week, Accern reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news 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. Sykes Enterprises earned a media sentiment score of 0.26 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news stories about the information technology services provider an impact score of 46.9024468688967 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.
These are some of the media headlines that may have effected Accern’s analysis:
- Survey: Contact Center Market Size 2018-2025 Teleperformance, Convergys (Stream), Sykes Enterprises (openpr.com)
- Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (SYKE) CFO Sells $186,780.00 in Stock (americanbankingnews.com)
- Sykes Enterprises (SYKE) Rating Reiterated by Barrington Research (americanbankingnews.com)
- David Pearson Sells 5,000 Shares of Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (SYKE) Stock (americanbankingnews.com)
Shares of Sykes Enterprises stock opened at $30.66 on Thursday. Sykes Enterprises has a 1-year low of $25.77 and a 1-year high of $34.49. The company has a current ratio of 3.58, a quick ratio of 3.58 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.35. The stock has a market cap of $1,328.58, a P/E ratio of 39.82, a PEG ratio of 1.55 and a beta of 0.86.
A number of analysts recently commented on SYKE shares. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Sykes Enterprises from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, February 23rd. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Sykes Enterprises from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, March 2nd. Barrington Research reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Sykes Enterprises in a report on Monday, March 5th. Finally, ValuEngine upgraded shares of Sykes Enterprises from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, February 2nd. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating to the company. The company currently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $32.00.
In other news, CFO John Chapman sold 6,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, March 19th. The shares were sold at an average price of $31.13, for a total transaction of $186,780.00. Following the sale, the chief financial officer now owns 15,589 shares in the company, valued at $485,285.57. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. Also, insider David Pearson sold 5,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, March 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of $31.25, for a total transaction of $156,250.00. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. 2.70% of the stock is owned by insiders.
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About Sykes Enterprises
Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated is engaged in providing outsourced customer contact management solutions and services in the business process outsourcing (BPO) arena on a global basis. The Company has operations in two segments: the Americas, which includes the United States, Canada, Latin America, Australia and the Asia Pacific Rim, and EMEA, which includes Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
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