Headlines about SecureWorks (NASDAQ:SCWX) have trended somewhat negative on Sunday, according to Accern. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. SecureWorks earned a media sentiment score of 0.00 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news coverage about the technology company an impact score of 46.5107802295791 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near future.

These are some of the media stories that may have impacted Accern’s analysis:

Several research analysts recently issued reports on SCWX shares. BidaskClub cut SecureWorks from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, March 27th. First Analysis raised SecureWorks from an “equal weight” rating to an “overweight” rating and set a $12.00 target price on the stock in a research report on Friday, April 13th. Stifel Nicolaus cut SecureWorks from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and cut their target price for the company from $14.00 to $9.00 in a research report on Thursday, March 29th. ValuEngine cut SecureWorks from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Thursday, March 29th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research cut SecureWorks from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, April 4th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the stock. SecureWorks currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $11.50.

SCWX stock opened at $10.51 on Friday. SecureWorks has a 1-year low of $7.83 and a 1-year high of $12.99. The firm has a market capitalization of $859.42, a price-to-earnings ratio of -23.36 and a beta of 1.90.

SecureWorks (NASDAQ:SCWX) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, March 28th. The technology company reported ($0.12) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of ($0.11) by ($0.01). SecureWorks had a negative return on equity of 5.37% and a negative net margin of 6.00%. The business had revenue of $120.65 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $117.71 million. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted ($0.02) EPS. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 1.4% on a year-over-year basis. equities analysts expect that SecureWorks will post -0.33 EPS for the current year.

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SecureWorks Company Profile

SecureWorks Corp. provides intelligence-driven information security solutions focused on protecting organizations from cyber-attacks. Its solutions enable organizations to fortify their cyber defenses to prevent security breaches, detect malicious activity in real time, prioritize and respond rapidly to security breaches, and predict emerging threats.

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