Media stories about Universal Stainless & Alloy Products (NASDAQ:USAP) have trended positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Universal Stainless & Alloy Products earned a media sentiment score of 0.42 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news coverage about the basic materials company an impact score of 46.505007160617 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near future.

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A number of research firms have recently commented on USAP. KeyCorp reaffirmed a “hold” rating on shares of Universal Stainless & Alloy Products in a research report on Friday, September 1st. Zacks Investment Research raised Universal Stainless & Alloy Products from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $22.00 price target on the stock in a research report on Thursday, July 27th.

Universal Stainless & Alloy Products (NASDAQ:USAP) traded down 1.63% during midday trading on Thursday, hitting $18.08. The stock had a trading volume of 419 shares. The company’s 50 day moving average price is $18.49 and its 200-day moving average price is $17.57. Universal Stainless & Alloy Products has a 52 week low of $9.13 and a 52 week high of $20.64. The stock’s market capitalization is $130.68 million.

Universal Stainless & Alloy Products (NASDAQ:USAP) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July 26th. The basic materials company reported $0.17 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.11 by $0.06. Universal Stainless & Alloy Products had a negative return on equity of 0.91% and a negative net margin of 1.20%. The firm had revenue of $52.60 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $50.26 million. Universal Stainless & Alloy Products’s revenue was up 28.3% compared to the same quarter last year. Equities analysts anticipate that Universal Stainless & Alloy Products will post $0.35 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

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About Universal Stainless & Alloy Products

Universal Stainless & Alloy Products, Inc manufactures and markets semi-finished and finished specialty steel products, including stainless steel, nickel alloys, tool steel and certain other alloyed steels. The Company’s manufacturing process involves melting, remelting, heat treating, hot and cold rolling, forging, machining and cold drawing of semi-finished and finished specialty steels.

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