Media coverage about Revlon (NYSE:REV) has trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Revlon earned a daily sentiment score of 0.20 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news coverage about the company an impact score of 45.2760221491327 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next several days.

These are some of the media stories that may have impacted Accern’s rankings:

Revlon (NYSE REV) opened at $21.70 on Tuesday. Revlon has a one year low of $15.60 and a one year high of $36.80. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of -3.78, a current ratio of 1.25 and a quick ratio of 0.67.

Revlon (NYSE:REV) last announced its earnings results on Friday, November 3rd. The company reported ($0.38) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.13 by ($0.51). Revlon had a negative net margin of 5.27% and a negative return on equity of 3.09%. The firm had revenue of $666.50 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $604.50 million. equities analysts forecast that Revlon will post -1.96 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Several equities research analysts have commented on the stock. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Revlon from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 15th. Jefferies Group began coverage on shares of Revlon in a research report on Wednesday, September 13th. They set a “hold” rating and a $16.00 target price on the stock. Finally, ValuEngine downgraded Revlon from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Friday, September 15th. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating and one has issued a hold rating to the company. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Sell” and a consensus price target of $16.00.

In other news, Director Ronald O. Perelman bought 106,784 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, September 26th. The stock was acquired at an average price of $20.56 per share, for a total transaction of $2,195,479.04. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website. Also, Director Ronald O. Perelman purchased 47,355 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Monday, November 6th. The stock was bought at an average price of $22.43 per share, with a total value of $1,062,172.65. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. In the last ninety days, insiders have bought 845,974 shares of company stock valued at $15,445,954. Corporate insiders own 78.00% of the company’s stock.

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About Revlon

Revlon, Inc manufactures, markets and sells around the world a range of beauty and personal care products, including color cosmetics, hair color, hair care and hair treatments, as well as beauty tools, men’s grooming products, anti-perspirant deodorants, fragrances, skincare and other beauty care products.

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