News headlines about CAI International (NYSE:CAI) have trended somewhat positive on Thursday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty 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. CAI International earned a media sentiment score of 0.15 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news stories about the transportation company an impact score of 47.1793387877628 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next several days.
These are some of the news stories that may have impacted Accern’s rankings:
- CAI International, Inc. (CAI) Receives Average Rating of “Buy” from Brokerages (americanbankingnews.com)
- Head-To-Head Review: CAI International (CAI) versus Its Competitors (americanbankingnews.com)
- What Does CAI International Inc’s (NYSE:CAI) Share Price Indicate? (finance.yahoo.com)
- CAI International (CAI) Lowered to Hold at ValuEngine (americanbankingnews.com)
- High School Students Launch ‘Genes in Space’ Experiments to International Space Station (prnewswire.com)
NYSE CAI opened at $21.34 on Thursday. The company has a market capitalization of $421.49, a PE ratio of 7.44, a P/E/G ratio of 0.66 and a beta of 2.23. The company has a quick ratio of 0.54, a current ratio of 0.54 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.79. CAI International has a 52-week low of $14.43 and a 52-week high of $40.11.
Several brokerages have commented on CAI. ValuEngine cut shares of CAI International from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of CAI International from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, January 25th. William Blair reissued an “outperform” rating on shares of CAI International in a research report on Tuesday, February 6th. Wells Fargo raised shares of CAI International from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating and set a $35.00 price target for the company in a research report on Wednesday, February 14th. Finally, Cowen reduced their price target on shares of CAI International from $46.00 to $40.00 and set an “outperform” rating for the company in a research report on Thursday, February 15th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $33.20.
In other news, major shareholder Ogawa Family Trust sold 1,250,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, February 20th. The shares were sold at an average price of $21.58, for a total value of $26,975,000.00. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this hyperlink. Company insiders own 24.50% of the company’s stock.
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About CAI International
CAI International, Inc operates as transportation finance and logistics company in the United States and internationally. The company operates through three segments: Container Leasing, Rail Leasing, and Logistics. It leases, re-leases, and disposes equipment; and contracts for the repair, repositioning, and storage of equipment.
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