News articles about CAE (NYSE:CAE) (TSE:CAE) have trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. CAE earned a news sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave press coverage about the aerospace company an impact score of 45.794651067829 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near future.

These are some of the media stories that may have impacted Accern Sentiment Analysis’s scoring:

A number of analysts recently commented on the company. Zacks Investment Research raised CAE from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $19.00 price objective on the stock in a research note on Thursday, August 31st. BMO Capital Markets upgraded CAE from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating and set a $23.00 price objective for the company in a research report on Wednesday, August 30th. They noted that the move was a valuation call. Finally, BidaskClub downgraded shares of CAE from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Friday, August 25th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating, two have assigned a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $20.67.

Shares of CAE (CAE) opened at 17.55 on Tuesday. CAE has a 1-year low of $13.75 and a 1-year high of $17.88. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $16.57 and a 200 day moving average of $16.29. The stock has a market capitalization of $4.72 billion, a PE ratio of 23.21 and a beta of 0.87.

CAE (NYSE:CAE) (TSE:CAE) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, August 10th. The aerospace company reported $0.18 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.19 by ($0.01). The firm had revenue of $699.00 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $699.76 million. CAE had a return on equity of 13.24% and a net margin of 8.96%. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 7.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.26 earnings per share. On average, equities analysts anticipate that CAE will post $0.87 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, September 29th. Investors of record on Friday, September 15th were given a $0.071 dividend. This represents a $0.28 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.62%. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, September 14th. This is an increase from CAE’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.06. CAE’s dividend payout ratio is 41.43%.

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About CAE

CAE Inc provides training for the civil aviation, defense and security, and healthcare markets. The Company designs and integrates training solutions. It operates through three segments: Civil Aviation Training Solutions, Defense and Security, and Healthcare. The Company provides training solutions for flight, cabin, maintenance and ground personnel in commercial, business and helicopter aviation, a range of flight simulation training devices, as well as ab initio pilot training and crew sourcing services.

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