News headlines about Cable One (NYSE:CABO) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Cable One earned a daily sentiment score of 0.15 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media stories about the company an impact score of 46.0132666012982 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near term.

Several brokerages have recently commented on CABO. Zacks Investment Research cut Cable One from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, January 9th. Wells Fargo & Co reaffirmed a “market perform” rating and issued a $741.00 target price (up previously from $700.00) on shares of Cable One in a research report on Thursday, January 4th. SunTrust Banks reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $815.00 target price on shares of Cable One in a research report on Friday, November 10th. BidaskClub raised Cable One from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, October 13th. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. cut Cable One from a “neutral” rating to an “underweight” rating in a research report on Monday, November 13th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $789.50.

Shares of Cable One (NYSE CABO) traded up $3.74 during trading hours on Monday, hitting $730.98. The company had a trading volume of 42,646 shares, compared to its average volume of 31,743. The company has a current ratio of 1.34, a quick ratio of 1.34 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.21. Cable One has a twelve month low of $608.97 and a twelve month high of $788.00. The stock has a market capitalization of $4,166.63, a price-to-earnings ratio of 35.69, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 9.84 and a beta of 0.20.

Cable One (NYSE:CABO) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November 8th. The company reported $5.48 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $5.20 by $0.28. Cable One had a return on equity of 23.97% and a net margin of 12.95%. The business had revenue of $253.85 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $255.68 million. During the same period last year, the company earned $3.63 earnings per share. Cable One’s quarterly revenue was up 23.5% compared to the same quarter last year. sell-side analysts anticipate that Cable One will post 22.14 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

In other Cable One news, insider Thomas O. Might sold 6,288 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, December 19th. The stock was sold at an average price of $681.20, for a total transaction of $4,283,385.60. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 37,702 shares in the company, valued at $25,682,602.40. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through this link. Also, Chairman Thomas O. Might sold 2,793 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, December 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of $676.44, for a total value of $1,889,296.92. Following the transaction, the chairman now owns 37,702 shares in the company, valued at $25,503,140.88. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. 1.30% of the stock is currently owned by company insiders.

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Cable One Company Profile

Cable One, Inc is a provider of data, video and voice services. The Company offers products, including Residential Video Services, Residential Data Services, Residential Voice Services, Business Services and Advertising. As of May 1, 2017, the Company provided data, video and voice services in 21 Western, Midwestern and Southern states.

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