Press coverage about AMERCO (NASDAQ:UHAL) has been trending somewhat positive on Friday, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing 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 closest to one being the most favorable. AMERCO earned a daily sentiment score of 0.06 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news headlines about the transportation company an impact score of 47.9969333935272 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next several days.

Here are some of the headlines that may have impacted Accern Sentiment Analysis’s analysis:

Separately, ValuEngine downgraded AMERCO from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, October 2nd.

AMERCO (NASDAQ UHAL) traded up $7.72 on Friday, hitting $378.39. The stock had a trading volume of 160,344 shares, compared to its average volume of 79,315. AMERCO has a 52 week low of $338.30 and a 52 week high of $400.99. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.12, a current ratio of 2.60 and a quick ratio of 2.37. The stock has a market cap of $7,330.00, a P/E ratio of 21.50 and a beta of 1.14.

AMERCO (NASDAQ:UHAL) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, November 8th. The transportation company reported $6.36 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $7.18 by ($0.82). AMERCO had a return on equity of 11.28% and a net margin of 9.30%. The firm had revenue of $1.04 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $975.90 million. During the same period last year, the business earned $9.01 earnings per share. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 4.4% on a year-over-year basis. equities analysts forecast that AMERCO will post 22.6 earnings per share for the current year.

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AMERCO Company Profile

AMERCO is a do-it-yourself moving and storage operator through its subsidiary, U-Haul International, Inc (U-Haul). The Company supplies its products and services to help people move and store their household and commercial goods through U-Haul. It sells U-Haul brand boxes, tape, and other moving and self-storage products and services to do-it-yourself moving and storage customers at its distribution outlets and through uhaul.com and eMove Websites.

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