News articles about 1-800 FLOWERS.COM (NASDAQ:FLWS) have trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, Accern reports. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. 1-800 FLOWERS.COM earned a coverage optimism score of 0.09 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news stories about the specialty retailer an impact score of 46.850297714524 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next several days.

These are some of the media headlines that may have effected Accern Sentiment’s analysis:

FLWS has been the topic of a number of recent analyst reports. Benchmark Co. reissued a “buy” rating and set a $13.00 price target on shares of 1-800 FLOWERS.COM in a research note on Wednesday, August 23rd. Zacks Investment Research raised 1-800 FLOWERS.COM from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, May 9th. BidaskClub raised 1-800 FLOWERS.COM from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, August 22nd. Noble Financial reissued a “buy” rating on shares of 1-800 FLOWERS.COM in a research note on Friday, September 1st. Finally, FBR & Co set a $13.00 price target on 1-800 FLOWERS.COM and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, August 21st. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. 1-800 FLOWERS.COM has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $12.14.

Shares of 1-800 FLOWERS.COM (FLWS) traded up 1.389% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, reaching $9.125. The company had a trading volume of 39,277 shares. 1-800 FLOWERS.COM has a 52-week low of $7.80 and a 52-week high of $11.40. The company’s 50-day moving average is $9.18 and its 200 day moving average is $9.85. The stock has a market capitalization of $595.44 million, a P/E ratio of 14.038 and a beta of 1.60.

1-800 FLOWERS.COM (NASDAQ:FLWS) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, August 24th. The specialty retailer reported ($0.11) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.09) by $0.02. 1-800 FLOWERS.COM had a net margin of 3.69% and a return on equity of 10.96%. The company had revenue of $239.50 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $245.38 million. During the same period last year, the business earned ($0.14) EPS. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 2.2% on a year-over-year basis. Analysts anticipate that 1-800 FLOWERS.COM will post $0.47 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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About 1-800 FLOWERS.COM

1-800-FLOWERS.COM, Inc is a provider of gourmet food and floral gifts for all occasions. The Company offers gifts for every occasion, including fresh flowers and a selection of plants, gift baskets, gourmet foods, confections, candles, balloons and stuffed animals. The Company operates through three business segments: Consumer Floral, Gourmet Food and Gift Baskets, and BloomNet Wire Service.

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