News articles about Mueller Water Products (NYSE:MWA) have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing 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 nearest to one being the most favorable. Mueller Water Products earned a media sentiment score of 0.19 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media stories about the industrial products company an impact score of 46.2047116210681 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next several days.
A number of equities analysts have recently issued reports on MWA shares. Oppenheimer reiterated an “outperform” rating and set a $15.00 target price on shares of Mueller Water Products in a research report on Thursday, December 28th. They noted that the move was a valuation call. Cowen lowered shares of Mueller Water Products from a “market perform” rating to an “underperform” rating and set a $11.00 target price on the stock. in a research report on Friday, January 19th. Boenning Scattergood lowered shares of Mueller Water Products from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research report on Friday, February 2nd. Finally, Nomura reduced their target price on shares of Mueller Water Products from $17.00 to $15.00 and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a research report on Friday, February 2nd. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $13.57.
NYSE MWA traded up $0.13 during trading hours on Thursday, hitting $10.39. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 1,113,203 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,107,874. Mueller Water Products has a twelve month low of $10.01 and a twelve month high of $12.99. The firm has a market capitalization of $1,639.93, a P/E ratio of 22.46, a P/E/G ratio of 1.25 and a beta of 1.19. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.89, a current ratio of 6.19 and a quick ratio of 4.68.
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About Mueller Water Products
Mueller Water Products, Inc is a manufacturer and marketer of products and services used in the transmission, distribution and measurement of water in North America. The Company operates through three segments: Mueller Co, Anvil and Mueller Technologies. The Mueller Co segment manufactures valves for water and gas systems, and dry-barrel and wet-barrel fire hydrants.
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