News stories about Mobile Mini (NASDAQ:MINI) have been trending somewhat positive on Saturday, Accern reports. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than twenty 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. Mobile Mini earned a news impact score of 0.13 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned headlines about the industrial products company an impact score of 46.9212379719469 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near future.

Shares of Mobile Mini (NASDAQ MINI) opened at $35.45 on Friday. The company has a current ratio of 0.18, a quick ratio of 0.15 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.38. The stock has a market capitalization of $1,591.32, a price-to-earnings ratio of 28.95, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 2.32 and a beta of 2.35. Mobile Mini has a 52-week low of $26.70 and a 52-week high of $37.05.

Mobile Mini (NASDAQ:MINI) last announced its earnings results on Friday, October 20th. The industrial products company reported $0.27 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.32 by ($0.05). The company had revenue of $136.64 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $133.73 million. Mobile Mini had a net margin of 9.59% and a return on equity of 7.17%. The firm’s revenue was up 6.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.31 EPS. equities research analysts forecast that Mobile Mini will post 1.11 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, November 29th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, November 15th were given a dividend of $0.227 per share. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, November 14th. This represents a $0.91 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.56%. Mobile Mini’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 81.25%.

Several brokerages recently issued reports on MINI. Needham & Company LLC reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $38.00 price objective on shares of Mobile Mini in a research note on Sunday, October 22nd. BidaskClub cut Mobile Mini from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 23rd. Zacks Investment Research cut Mobile Mini from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, September 21st. Oppenheimer reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $36.00 price objective on shares of Mobile Mini in a research note on Monday, October 23rd. Finally, Robert W. Baird increased their price objective on Mobile Mini from $34.00 to $37.00 and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a research note on Monday, October 23rd. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $37.00.

In other Mobile Mini news, Director Stephen A. Mcconnell sold 4,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Thursday, November 30th. The stock was sold at an average price of $36.10, for a total transaction of $144,400.00. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website. 6.50% of the stock is currently owned by company insiders.

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About Mobile Mini

Mobile Mini, Inc is a provider of portable storage solutions. The Company, through its subsidiary, Evergreen Tank Solutions, Inc (ETS), is a provider of specialty containment solutions in the United States. The Company manages its business as two portable storage solutions business segments, North America and the U.K., and one specialty containment business segment.

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