Media coverage about Summer Infant (NASDAQ:SUMR) has trended somewhat positive on Monday, Accern reports. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Summer Infant earned a coverage optimism score of 0.18 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news coverage about the company an impact score of 46.5754640753608 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next few days.

Summer Infant (SUMR) traded down $0.05 during trading on Monday, hitting $1.30. 37,006 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 23,742. The stock has a market capitalization of $25.13, a P/E ratio of -4.81 and a beta of -0.19. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.86, a quick ratio of 0.92 and a current ratio of 1.95. Summer Infant has a 1-year low of $1.30 and a 1-year high of $2.25.

Summer Infant (NASDAQ:SUMR) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, November 1st. The company reported $0.02 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.04 by ($0.02). The company had revenue of $43.13 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $48.55 million. Summer Infant had a positive return on equity of 0.43% and a negative net margin of 2.66%. research analysts predict that Summer Infant will post 0.13 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Several research analysts have recently weighed in on SUMR shares. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Summer Infant from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 8th. ValuEngine raised shares of Summer Infant from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, December 1st. Finally, B. Riley reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Summer Infant in a research report on Thursday, November 2nd. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $2.50.

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About Summer Infant

Summer Infant, Inc is an infant and juvenile products company. The Company is engaged in the juvenile industry, providing mothers and caregivers a range of products to care for babies and toddlers. As of December 31, 2016, it marketed over 1,100 products in several product categories, including monitoring, safety, nursery, baby gear and feeding products.

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