News coverage about Sparton (NYSE:SPA) has trended somewhat negative recently, according to Accern. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Sparton earned a daily sentiment score of -0.04 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the electronics maker an impact score of 44.2980600086712 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next several days.
A number of research firms have recently commented on SPA. ValuEngine lowered shares of Sparton from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday. TheStreet lowered shares of Sparton from a “c-” rating to a “d+” rating in a research report on Friday, December 8th.
NYSE:SPA opened at $17.90 on Friday. Sparton has a 12 month low of $16.35 and a 12 month high of $23.59. The company has a market capitalization of $174.37, a PE ratio of 16.89 and a beta of 1.40. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.12, a quick ratio of 1.01 and a current ratio of 2.08.
Sparton Company Profile
Sparton Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides design, development, and manufacturing services for electromechanical devices; and engineered products in electromechanical value stream worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Manufacturing & Design Services (MDS), and Engineered Components & Products (ECP).
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