News headlines about Tyler Technologies (NYSE:TYL) have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. Accern scores the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Tyler Technologies earned a news impact score of 0.14 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media headlines about the technology company an impact score of 47.2504914960677 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next several days.

Here are some of the news stories that may have effected Accern’s rankings:

Shares of Tyler Technologies (NYSE:TYL) traded up $1.67 during mid-day trading on Tuesday, reaching $193.64. 142,391 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 182,926. Tyler Technologies has a twelve month low of $151.37 and a twelve month high of $204.62. The stock has a market capitalization of $7,250.65, a PE ratio of 56.79 and a beta of 1.00.

A number of analysts have commented on TYL shares. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Tyler Technologies from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Saturday, December 2nd. B. Riley cut shares of Tyler Technologies from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating and set a $184.00 target price for the company. in a report on Friday, October 27th. Maxim Group set a $197.00 target price on shares of Tyler Technologies and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, October 26th. Piper Jaffray Companies reaffirmed an “overweight” rating and set a $220.00 target price on shares of Tyler Technologies in a report on Tuesday, January 16th. Finally, Needham & Company LLC reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Tyler Technologies in a report on Tuesday, October 24th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has assigned a hold rating, six have assigned a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $197.00.

In other Tyler Technologies news, Director Larry D. Leinweber sold 50,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, December 4th. The shares were sold at an average price of $182.21, for a total value of $9,110,500.00. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink. Also, Director Larry D. Leinweber sold 64,612 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, December 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $180.85, for a total transaction of $11,685,080.20. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Over the last quarter, insiders sold 284,707 shares of company stock valued at $51,517,784. Company insiders own 10.30% of the company’s stock.

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Tyler Technologies Company Profile

Tyler Technologies, Inc is a provider of information management solutions and services for the public sector, with a focus on local governments. The Company operates through two segments: Enterprise Software (ES) segment and The Appraisal and Tax (A&T) segment. ES segment provides municipal and county governments and schools with software systems and services for information technology and automation needs that includes back-office functions, such as financial management, courts and justice processes, public safety, planning regulatory and maintenance, and land and vital records management.

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