Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Upland Software (UPLD) Stock Price
News stories about Upland Software (NASDAQ:UPLD) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Upland Software earned a coverage optimism score of 0.19 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned headlines about the software maker an impact score of 46.2957399299697 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the immediate future.
Several research analysts have recently issued reports on the stock. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Upland Software from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, December 7th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Upland Software from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, October 12th. Finally, ValuEngine downgraded shares of Upland Software from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Friday, December 1st. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. Upland Software currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $26.40.
Shares of Upland Software (NASDAQ UPLD) traded down $0.03 during midday trading on Thursday, hitting $21.97. 183,536 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 131,533. The company has a market capitalization of $468.70, a P/E ratio of -22.89, a PEG ratio of 2.35 and a beta of 0.55. Upland Software has a 52-week low of $8.85 and a 52-week high of $25.56. The company has a current ratio of 1.28, a quick ratio of 1.28 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.94.
In other news, CEO John T. Mcdonald sold 67,500 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, December 13th. The shares were sold at an average price of $22.08, for a total transaction of $1,490,400.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 1,861,064 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $41,092,293.12. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Also, CEO John T. Mcdonald sold 35,196 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, November 20th. The shares were sold at an average price of $21.44, for a total transaction of $754,602.24. Following the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 1,922,022 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $41,208,151.68. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. In the last quarter, insiders sold 1,992,212 shares of company stock worth $43,871,929. Insiders own 30.20% of the company’s stock.
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Upland Software Company Profile
Upland Software Inc is a provider of cloud-based enterprise work management software. The Company provides a family of cloud-based enterprise work management software applications for the information technology, process excellence, finance, professional services and marketing functions within organizations.
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