News stories about Hollysys Automation Technologies (NASDAQ:HOLI) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Hollysys Automation Technologies earned a coverage optimism score of 0.18 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the industrial products company an impact score of 46.759760083196 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next few days.

Several research analysts recently commented on the company. BidaskClub cut Hollysys Automation Technologies from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Saturday, December 9th. Deutsche Bank reissued a “buy” rating and set a $25.00 price target (up from $23.00) on shares of Hollysys Automation Technologies in a research report on Monday, October 2nd. Finally, Zacks Investment Research cut Hollysys Automation Technologies from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, November 17th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. Hollysys Automation Technologies presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $21.52.

Hollysys Automation Technologies (NASDAQ:HOLI) opened at $22.32 on Friday. Hollysys Automation Technologies has a 52-week low of $15.08 and a 52-week high of $27.19. The company has a current ratio of 2.82, a quick ratio of 2.67 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.03. The company has a market capitalization of $1,351.06, a P/E ratio of 19.99 and a beta of 1.58.

Hollysys Automation Technologies (NASDAQ:HOLI) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Monday, November 13th. The industrial products company reported $0.36 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.32 by $0.04. Hollysys Automation Technologies had a return on equity of 9.65% and a net margin of 15.46%. The firm had revenue of $115.50 million during the quarter. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.37 earnings per share. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 11.6% on a year-over-year basis. equities analysts predict that Hollysys Automation Technologies will post 1.82 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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Hollysys Automation Technologies Company Profile

Hollysys Automation Technologies Ltd. is a provider of automation and control technologies, and products. The Company’s segments include Industrial Automation (IA), Rail Transportation (rail), Mechanical and Electrical (M&E), and Miscellaneous. Its technologies are applied through its industrial automation solution suite, including the Distributed Control Systems, Programmable Logic Controller, Real-time Management Information System, HolliAS Asset Management System, Operator Training System, Batch Application Package, Advanced Process Control Package (HolliAS APC Suite), Safety Instrumentation System (SIS), railway signaling system of Train Control Center, Automatic Train Protection, Subway Supervisory and Control platform, nuclear power non-safety automation and control system HolliAs-NMS DCS and other products.

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