News headlines about Exterran (NYSE:EXTN) have been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Exterran earned a daily sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media headlines about the energy company an impact score of 45.8191335994926 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the immediate future.

A number of research firms have weighed in on EXTN. BidaskClub lowered Exterran from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, October 11th. TheStreet raised Exterran from a “d+” rating to a “c+” rating in a report on Wednesday, December 13th. Finally, ValuEngine raised Exterran from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Sunday, December 31st. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, Exterran currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $30.00.

Exterran (EXTN) opened at $32.37 on Thursday. The company has a current ratio of 1.39, a quick ratio of 1.04 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.67. The firm has a market capitalization of $1,150.00 and a PE ratio of -56.79. Exterran has a twelve month low of $23.29 and a twelve month high of $34.05.

Exterran (NYSE:EXTN) last posted its earnings results on Monday, November 6th. The energy company reported $0.09 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.03 by $0.06. The business had revenue of $327.10 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $324.70 million. Exterran had a negative return on equity of 2.82% and a net margin of 0.04%. equities research analysts expect that Exterran will post -0.03 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

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Exterran Company Profile

Exterran Corporation provides compression, production and processing products and services that support the production and transportation of oil and natural gas around the world. The Company operates through three segments: contract operations, aftermarket services, and oil and gas product sales. The contract operations segment provides natural gas compression services, production and processing equipment services, and maintenance services to meet specific customer requirements on assets owned by it.

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