Press coverage about Golden Entertainment (NASDAQ:GDEN) has been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Golden Entertainment earned a daily sentiment score of 0.17 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned headlines about the company an impact score of 44.5804396638052 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near term.

Shares of Golden Entertainment (GDEN) traded down 2.40% during trading on Thursday, hitting $24.03. The stock had a trading volume of 29,270 shares. The company has a market cap of $536.40 million, a PE ratio of 29.78 and a beta of 0.12. Golden Entertainment has a 1-year low of $8.65 and a 1-year high of $26.33. The firm’s 50 day moving average is $23.64 and its 200 day moving average is $19.33.

Golden Entertainment (NASDAQ:GDEN) last released its quarterly earnings results on Friday, August 4th. The company reported $0.07 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.21 by ($0.14). The firm had revenue of $110.49 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $112.30 million. Golden Entertainment had a return on equity of 6.26% and a net margin of 4.29%. Equities research analysts anticipate that Golden Entertainment will post $0.69 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Several equities analysts have recently issued reports on GDEN shares. BidaskClub upgraded Golden Entertainment from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, August 3rd. Zacks Investment Research lowered Golden Entertainment from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 12th.

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Golden Entertainment Company Profile

Golden Entertainment, Inc is a group of gaming companies. The Company focuses on distributed gaming, including tavern gaming, and casino and resort operations. It operates through two segments: Distributed Gaming and Casinos. Its Distributed Gaming segment involves the installation, maintenance and operation of gaming and amusement devices in certain strategic, high-traffic, non-casino locations (such as grocery stores, convenience stores, restaurants, bars, taverns, saloons and liquor stores) in Nevada and Montana, and the operation of traditional, branded taverns targeting local patrons, primarily in the greater Las Vegas, Nevada metropolitan area.

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