News stories about Azul (NYSE:AZUL) have trended positive recently, according to Accern. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Azul earned a news sentiment score of 0.33 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media headlines about the company an impact score of 46.9706028852556 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the immediate future.
Shares of Azul (NYSE AZUL) opened at $27.99 on Wednesday. Azul has a twelve month low of $19.43 and a twelve month high of $30.25. The company has a market cap of $2,990.00 and a P/E ratio of 174.94. The company has a current ratio of 0.70, a quick ratio of 0.66 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.75.
A number of analysts have commented on AZUL shares. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Azul from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, January 2nd. BidaskClub cut shares of Azul from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, November 7th. Bank of America started coverage on shares of Azul in a report on Thursday, January 11th. They set a “buy” rating and a $24.78 target price for the company. Finally, UBS Group started coverage on shares of Azul in a report on Friday, February 16th. They set a “buy” rating and a $38.00 target price for the company. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has assigned a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $31.80.
Azul SA is a Brazil-based company engaged in the provision of passenger transportation services. The Company primarily acts as an airline operator under the Azul brand name. The Company provides scheduled flights between numerous cities in Brazil, including Sao Paulo, Brasilia, Rio de Janeiro, Belo Horizonte, Porto Alegre, Curitiba, Manaus, Cuiaba, Fortaleza and Salvador, among others.
Receive News & Ratings for Azul Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Azul and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.