Genius Brands International (NASDAQ:GNUS) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday.

According to Zacks, “Genius Brands International, Inc. is a multimedia content and brand management company. It provides entertaining and enriching content and products for toddlers to Tweens. The Company’s portfolio includes Baby Genius, Secret Lab, Kid Genius, Mighty 7, Stan Lee Comics and Secret Millionaires Club, Llama Llama and a tween adventure series, Space Pop. Genius Brands International, Inc. is headquartered in Beverly Hills, USA. “

Other analysts have also issued research reports about the company. Westpark Capital reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Genius Brands International in a report on Thursday, November 16th. ValuEngine raised Genius Brands International from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Friday, December 1st.

Genius Brands International (NASDAQ:GNUS) traded down $0.03 during mid-day trading on Tuesday, reaching $2.98. The company had a trading volume of 40,600 shares, compared to its average volume of 54,709. The company has a market cap of $22.91, a price-to-earnings ratio of -2.59 and a beta of -1.10. Genius Brands International has a one year low of $2.01 and a one year high of $6.06. The company has a current ratio of 2.13, a quick ratio of 2.12 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.24.

Genius Brands International (NASDAQ:GNUS) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, November 15th. The company reported ($0.20) EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($0.26) by $0.06. The business had revenue of $0.26 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $0.19 million. Genius Brands International had a negative return on equity of 49.40% and a negative net margin of 642.35%. equities research analysts predict that Genius Brands International will post -0.53 earnings per share for the current year.

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Genius Brands International Company Profile

Genius Brands International, Inc is a content and brand management company. The Company provides entertaining and enriching content and products with a purpose for toddlers to tweens. The Company produces original content and licenses the rights to that content to a range of partners. Its licensees include companies to which the audio-visual rights are licensed for exhibition in various formats, such as Pay Television, Free or Broadcast Television, video-on-demand (VOD), subscription on demand (SVOD) and digital video discs/compact discs (DVDs/CDs), and companies that develop and distribute products based on its content within different product categories, such as toys, electronics, publishing, home goods, stationary and gifts.

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