Media headlines about Verint Systems (NASDAQ:VRNT) have trended positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Verint Systems earned a daily sentiment score of 0.29 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news coverage about the technology company an impact score of 45.6110192611873 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the immediate future.
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Verint Systems (NASDAQ:VRNT) opened at $39.30 on Wednesday. The stock has a market capitalization of $2,500.00, a PE ratio of -157.20, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.81 and a beta of 1.13. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.71, a quick ratio of 1.63 and a current ratio of 1.67. Verint Systems has a 1-year low of $37.05 and a 1-year high of $44.70.
Verint Systems (NASDAQ:VRNT) last released its earnings results on Wednesday, December 6th. The technology company reported $0.66 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.34 by $0.32. The firm had revenue of $280.70 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $282.01 million. Verint Systems had a positive return on equity of 9.90% and a negative net margin of 1.41%. The company’s revenue was up 8.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.59 EPS. equities analysts forecast that Verint Systems will post 1.82 earnings per share for the current year.
A number of analysts recently commented on VRNT shares. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Verint Systems from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 8th. Oppenheimer restated a “buy” rating and issued a $49.00 price objective on shares of Verint Systems in a research report on Thursday, December 7th. Finally, BidaskClub cut Verint Systems from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, December 12th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $47.50.
Verint Systems Company Profile
Verint Systems Inc offers Actionable Intelligence solutions. The Company delivers its Actionable Intelligence solutions through two operating segments: Customer Engagement Solutions and Cyber Intelligence Solutions. It is a provider of customer engagement software and services that can be deployed on-premises or in the cloud.