News headlines about Capital Senior Living (NYSE:CSU) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than twenty 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. Capital Senior Living earned a news sentiment score of 0.23 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned press coverage about the company an impact score of 46.1897735276699 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next several days.

Several research analysts recently commented on CSU shares. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Capital Senior Living from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, November 6th. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Capital Senior Living from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, November 2nd.

Shares of Capital Senior Living (CSU) traded down $0.07 during mid-day trading on Thursday, reaching $13.64. 221,500 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 302,249. The firm has a market capitalization of $415.67, a PE ratio of -8.27 and a beta of 1.62. The company has a current ratio of 0.64, a quick ratio of 0.64 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 11.60. Capital Senior Living has a 12-month low of $11.60 and a 12-month high of $17.66.

Capital Senior Living (NYSE:CSU) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, November 1st. The company reported ($0.07) EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.19) by $0.12. The firm had revenue of $117.30 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $118.18 million. Capital Senior Living had a negative net margin of 10.37% and a negative return on equity of 8.97%. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 5.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company posted ($0.02) earnings per share. research analysts expect that Capital Senior Living will post -0.29 EPS for the current fiscal year.

In other news, Director E. Rodney Hornbake sold 6,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, November 14th. The shares were sold at an average price of $15.65, for a total transaction of $93,900.00. Following the completion of the sale, the director now owns 25,599 shares in the company, valued at approximately $400,624.35. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this link. Also, VP Gary E. Fernandez sold 2,510 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, November 20th. The stock was sold at an average price of $16.27, for a total transaction of $40,837.70. Following the sale, the vice president now owns 9,053 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $147,292.31. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. In the last quarter, insiders sold 134,210 shares of company stock valued at $2,146,988. Corporate insiders own 19.78% of the company’s stock.

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Capital Senior Living Company Profile

Capital Senior Living Corporation is an operator of senior housing communities in the United States. The Company provides senior living services to the elderly, including independent living and assisted living services, and provides home care services at one of its communities. Its continuum of care integrates independent living and assisted living and is bridged by home care through independent home care agencies or its home care agency, sustains residents’ autonomy and independence based on their physical and mental abilities.

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