News stories about Altra Industrial Motion (NASDAQ:AIMC) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Altra Industrial Motion earned a media sentiment score of 0.19 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media stories about the industrial products company an impact score of 47.0768143476303 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near term.

Here are some of the media stories that may have effected Accern Sentiment Analysis’s analysis:

A number of brokerages have issued reports on AIMC. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Altra Industrial Motion from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $60.00 target price on the stock in a report on Monday, January 22nd. BidaskClub upgraded Altra Industrial Motion from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, December 27th. ValuEngine cut Altra Industrial Motion from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, December 26th. Finally, Robert W. Baird restated a “neutral” rating on shares of Altra Industrial Motion in a report on Monday, October 23rd. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the company. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $49.40.

Altra Industrial Motion (NASDAQ:AIMC) opened at $45.80 on Wednesday. The company has a current ratio of 2.69, a quick ratio of 1.57 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.77. Altra Industrial Motion has a 1-year low of $35.20 and a 1-year high of $53.70. The stock has a market capitalization of $1,355.45, a PE ratio of 32.48 and a beta of 1.61.

In other news, VP Craig Schuele sold 3,315 shares of Altra Industrial Motion stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, December 27th. The stock was sold at an average price of $50.00, for a total transaction of $165,750.00. Following the transaction, the vice president now owns 67,886 shares in the company, valued at approximately $3,394,300. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website. 3.20% of the stock is currently owned by company insiders.

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Altra Industrial Motion Company Profile

Altra Industrial Motion Corp. is a designer, producer and marketer of a range of mechanical power transmission (MPT) components. The Company operates through three segments: Couplings, Clutches and Brakes; Electromagnetic Clutches and Brakes, and Gearing. It manufactures a range of couplings suitable for various industrial and specialty applications.

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