News headlines about Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. (NYSE:LGF) have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. earned a news sentiment score of 0.23 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave headlines about the company an impact score of 45.1679458871261 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next few days.

Here are some of the headlines that may have impacted Accern’s rankings:

Several analysts have commented on the company. B. Riley reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $36.00 target price on shares of Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. in a research note on Saturday, May 27th. Argus reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $34.00 target price on shares of Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. in a research note on Friday, September 1st. Sanford C. Bernstein reiterated an “outperform” rating on shares of Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. in a research note on Tuesday, September 12th. SunTrust Banks, Inc. upgraded Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and increased their target price for the company from $28.00 to $31.00 in a research note on Saturday, June 3rd. Finally, Macquarie reiterated an “outperform” rating and set a $36.00 target price on shares of Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. in a research note on Thursday, August 24th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and sixteen have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $31.63.

Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. (NYSE:LGF) remained flat at $26.09 during midday trading on Friday. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $22.22 and its 200 day moving average is $21.05. Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. has a 1-year low of $16.21 and a 1-year high of $35.13.

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Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. Company Profile

Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. is engaged in motion picture production and distribution, television programming and syndication, home entertainment, international distribution and sales, branded channel platforms, interactive ventures and games and location-based entertainment. The Company operates through two segments: Motion Pictures and Television Production.

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