Somewhat Critical News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Mattersight Corporation (MATR) Stock Price
News articles about Mattersight Corporation (NASDAQ:MATR) have been trending somewhat negative this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Mattersight Corporation earned a media sentiment score of -0.03 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave press coverage about the software maker an impact score of 47.019197972834 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near term.
Separately, Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Mattersight Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Saturday, August 19th.
Shares of Mattersight Corporation (NASDAQ:MATR) traded up 2.13% on Friday, reaching $2.40. 54,119 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged. The company’s 50 day moving average is $2.54 and its 200-day moving average is $2.97. Mattersight Corporation has a one year low of $2.10 and a one year high of $4.40. The stock’s market cap is $78.60 million.
Mattersight Corporation (NASDAQ:MATR) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August 8th. The software maker reported ($0.15) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, hitting analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.15). The company had revenue of $10.56 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $10.40 million. On average, analysts anticipate that Mattersight Corporation will post ($0.61) EPS for the current year.
In other Mattersight Corporation news, Director Henry Feinberg bought 50,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, June 7th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $2.48 per share, for a total transaction of $124,000.00. The acquisition was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink. 28.44% of the stock is currently owned by company insiders.
Mattersight Corporation Company Profile
Mattersight Corporation offers behavioral analytics and provides personality-based software products. The Company uses various applications, including predictive behavioral routing, performance management, quality assurance and predictive analytics (collectively, Behavioral Analytics) to analyze and predict customer behavior based on the language exchanged between agents and customers during brand interactions.
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