News coverage about Powell Industries (NASDAQ:POWL) has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. Accern rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than twenty 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. Powell Industries earned a media sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media coverage about the industrial products company an impact score of 46.5479397116463 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the immediate future.

Separately, BidaskClub raised Powell Industries from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, January 16th.

Powell Industries (NASDAQ POWL) opened at $30.05 on Wednesday. Powell Industries has a 12 month low of $22.80 and a 12 month high of $39.39. The stock has a market capitalization of $345.13, a P/E ratio of -36.20 and a beta of 0.90.

Powell Industries (NASDAQ:POWL) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February 6th. The industrial products company reported ($0.49) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of ($0.16) by ($0.33). Powell Industries had a negative net margin of 2.40% and a negative return on equity of 2.65%. The business had revenue of $90.18 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $103.34 million. During the same period last year, the firm posted ($0.03) earnings per share. Powell Industries’s quarterly revenue was down 18.2% compared to the same quarter last year.

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Powell Industries Company Profile

Powell Industries, Inc develops design, manufactures and services custom-engineered equipment and systems for the distribution, control and monitoring of electrical energy designed to distribute, control and monitor the flow of electrical energy, and provide protection to motors, transformers and other electrically powered equipment.

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