Media coverage about Cogint (NASDAQ:COGT) has trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Cogint earned a coverage optimism score of 0.08 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the technology company an impact score of 44.9259387053678 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near term.
Shares of Cogint (NASDAQ:COGT) opened at $4.35 on Tuesday. Cogint has a twelve month low of $3.15 and a twelve month high of $6.95. The company has a market capitalization of $301.42, a P/E ratio of -4.58 and a beta of 0.20. The company has a current ratio of 1.60, a quick ratio of 1.60 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.29.
Cogint (NASDAQ:COGT) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November 8th. The technology company reported ($0.25) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.16) by ($0.09). Cogint had a negative return on equity of 17.78% and a negative net margin of 24.45%. The firm had revenue of $57.25 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $62.24 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted ($0.19) earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 9.7% on a year-over-year basis. analysts expect that Cogint will post -1.02 EPS for the current year.
In other Cogint news, Director Michael Brauser acquired 18,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, December 15th. The stock was purchased at an average cost of $3.65 per share, for a total transaction of $65,700.00. Following the completion of the acquisition, the director now owns 329,235 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,201,707.75. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website. Also, Director Phillip Md Et Al Frost bought 20,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, November 15th. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $4.11 per share, with a total value of $82,200.00. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. Over the last 90 days, insiders have bought 70,237 shares of company stock worth $279,326. 54.10% of the stock is currently owned by corporate insiders.
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