Headlines about Regis Corporation (NYSE:RGS) have trended somewhat positive on Thursday, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Regis Corporation earned a news sentiment score of 0.19 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media coverage about the company an impact score of 46.7077871282976 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the immediate future.

These are some of the headlines that may have impacted Accern’s scoring:

Shares of Regis Corporation (RGS) traded up 1.85% during midday trading on Thursday, reaching $13.23. 83,045 shares of the company were exchanged. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $10.47 and its 200 day moving average price is $10.85. The stock’s market capitalization is $613.86 million. Regis Corporation has a 52-week low of $9.02 and a 52-week high of $15.61.

Regis Corporation (NYSE:RGS) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, August 23rd. The company reported $0.20 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.08 by $0.12. The business had revenue of $424.20 million during the quarter. Regis Corporation had a negative net margin of 0.95% and a positive return on equity of 0.70%. On average, equities analysts predict that Regis Corporation will post $0.13 earnings per share for the current year.

Several equities research analysts have recently weighed in on RGS shares. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Regis Corporation from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, August 3rd. ValuEngine downgraded shares of Regis Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Friday, June 2nd. Finally, TheStreet downgraded shares of Regis Corporation from a “c-” rating to a “d” rating in a research note on Friday, May 5th.

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Regis Corporation Company Profile

Regis Corporation owns, franchises and operates beauty salons. The Company operates through three segments: North American Value, North American Premium and International. As of June 30, 2016, the Company’s North American Value salon operations consisted of 5,784 Company-owned salons and 2,496 franchised salons operating in the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico.

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