News stories about Leju Holdings Limited (NYSE:LEJU) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Leju Holdings Limited earned a media sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media headlines about the financial services provider an impact score of 46.2281657653241 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next several days.

Several analysts have recently commented on LEJU shares. ValuEngine upgraded Leju Holdings Limited from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Thursday, May 25th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Leju Holdings Limited from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, June 15th. J P Morgan Chase & Co lowered Leju Holdings Limited from a “neutral” rating to an “underweight” rating and decreased their price objective for the company from $3.80 to $2.10 in a report on Thursday, June 22nd. Finally, BidaskClub upgraded Leju Holdings Limited from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, August 8th. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating and one has assigned a hold rating to the company’s stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Sell” and a consensus price target of $3.35.

Leju Holdings Limited (NYSE LEJU) opened at 1.66 on Friday. The stock’s market cap is $308.76 million. Leju Holdings Limited has a 52 week low of $1.28 and a 52 week high of $5.47. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $1.61 and a 200-day moving average price of $2.78.

Leju Holdings Limited (NYSE:LEJU) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, June 14th. The financial services provider reported ($0.21) earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of ($0.30) by $0.09. The firm had revenue of $68.30 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $65.32 million. Leju Holdings Limited had a negative net margin of 5.24% and a negative return on equity of 5.42%. Leju Holdings Limited’s quarterly revenue was down 39.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm posted ($0.04) EPS. Equities research analysts anticipate that Leju Holdings Limited will post ($0.15) EPS for the current year.

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About Leju Holdings Limited

Leju Holdings Limited is an online to offline (O2O), real estate services provider in China. The Company offers real estate e-commerce, online advertising and online listing services through its online platform, which consists of local Websites covering over 260 cities and various mobile applications.

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