Media coverage about Collectors Universe (NASDAQ:CLCT) has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing 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. Collectors Universe earned a media sentiment score of 0.12 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news stories about the business services provider an impact score of 45.7990699215716 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near term.

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

Collectors Universe (NASDAQ:CLCT) traded up 0.12% on Friday, reaching $24.51. The company had a trading volume of 245 shares. The stock’s 50-day moving average price is $23.62 and its 200 day moving average price is $24.86. The firm has a market capitalization of $218.63 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 24.78 and a beta of 0.99. Collectors Universe has a 52-week low of $16.54 and a 52-week high of $28.83.

Collectors Universe (NASDAQ:CLCT) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, August 31st. The business services provider reported $0.12 earnings per share for the quarter. The company had revenue of $17.95 million during the quarter. Collectors Universe had a return on equity of 59.50% and a net margin of 12.13%.

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In other news, President David G. Hall sold 10,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, August 10th. The stock was sold at an average price of $23.08, for a total transaction of $230,800.00. Following the completion of the sale, the president now directly owns 479,999 shares in the company, valued at $11,078,376.92. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. Also, President David G. Hall sold 20,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, August 11th. The shares were sold at an average price of $23.14, for a total value of $462,800.00. Following the sale, the president now owns 479,999 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $11,107,176.86. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold 70,960 shares of company stock valued at $1,650,578 over the last 90 days. Insiders own 16.90% of the company’s stock.

Collectors Universe Company Profile

Collectors Universe, Inc provides authentication and grading services to dealers and collectors of coins, trading cards, event tickets, autographs and historical and sports memorabilia (collectibles). The Company operates through three segments: coins, trading cards and autographs, and other collectibles.

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