News articles about ACCO Brands (NYSE:ACCO) have trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. 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. ACCO Brands earned a daily sentiment score of 0.09 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media headlines about the industrial products company an impact score of 46.5543133616208 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next few days.

ACCO Brands (NYSE ACCO) opened at $12.45 on Tuesday. The stock has a market capitalization of $1,340.00, a PE ratio of 12.35, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.10 and a beta of 1.49. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.39, a current ratio of 1.70 and a quick ratio of 1.09. ACCO Brands has a 12-month low of $10.35 and a 12-month high of $14.75.

ACCO Brands (NYSE:ACCO) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, October 30th. The industrial products company reported $0.35 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.33 by $0.02. ACCO Brands had a return on equity of 15.99% and a net margin of 3.51%. The firm had revenue of $532.20 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $529.65 million. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.29 earnings per share. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 23.4% compared to the same quarter last year. equities analysts anticipate that ACCO Brands will post 1.15 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Several brokerages have recently weighed in on ACCO. Zacks Investment Research upgraded ACCO Brands from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $15.00 price target for the company in a report on Tuesday, October 31st. SunTrust Banks restated a “hold” rating and set a $13.00 price target on shares of ACCO Brands in a report on Wednesday, November 1st. Finally, BidaskClub upgraded ACCO Brands from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, October 13th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $15.33.

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ACCO Brands Company Profile

ACCO Brands Corporation is engaged in designing, marketing and manufacturing of branded business, academic and selected consumer products. The Company operates through three segments: ACCO Brands North America, ACCO Brands International and Computer Products Group. The Company’s brands include Artline, AT-A-GLANCE, Derwent, Esselte, Five Star, GBC, Hilroy, Kensington, Leitz, Marbig, Mead, NOBO, Quartet, Rapid, Rexel, Swingline, Tilibra and Wilson Jones.

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