Media headlines about T-Mobile US (NASDAQ:TMUS) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news 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. T-Mobile US earned a coverage optimism score of 0.10 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the Wireless communications provider an impact score of 45.914853183017 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next several days.

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

TMUS has been the topic of a number of research reports. KeyCorp restated a “buy” rating and set a $76.00 price objective on shares of T-Mobile US in a research report on Tuesday, January 2nd. BidaskClub lowered T-Mobile US from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, January 23rd. UBS upgraded T-Mobile US from an “outperform” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research report on Friday, February 9th. Raymond James upgraded T-Mobile US from an “outperform” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research report on Friday, February 9th. Finally, Bank of America boosted their price objective on T-Mobile US from $40.00 to $45.00 and gave the stock an “underperform” rating in a research report on Friday, February 9th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating, eighteen have assigned a buy rating and four have issued a strong buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $70.41.

Shares of NASDAQ TMUS traded down $0.80 during trading on Monday, reaching $62.29. The company had a trading volume of 2,649,060 shares, compared to its average volume of 3,967,650. T-Mobile US has a 12 month low of $54.60 and a 12 month high of $68.88. The firm has a market capitalization of $53,905.90, a PE ratio of 27.20, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 0.93 and a beta of 0.42. The company has a current ratio of 0.77, a quick ratio of 0.64 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.30.

T-Mobile US (NASDAQ:TMUS) last released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February 8th. The Wireless communications provider reported $0.48 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.37 by $0.11. T-Mobile US had a return on equity of 9.60% and a net margin of 11.19%. The firm had revenue of $10.76 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $10.84 billion. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.45 EPS. The business’s revenue was up 5.1% on a year-over-year basis. analysts forecast that T-Mobile US will post 3.33 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

In other T-Mobile US news, major shareholder Telekom Holding B.V. Deutsche bought 300,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, February 14th. The shares were bought at an average price of $57.79 per share, for a total transaction of $17,337,000.00. The purchase was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through this link. Also, EVP Elizabeth A. Mcauliffe sold 4,090 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, February 2nd. The shares were sold at an average price of $61.04, for a total value of $249,653.60. Following the sale, the executive vice president now owns 68,168 shares in the company, valued at approximately $4,160,974.72. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. In the last 90 days, insiders have purchased 1,840,000 shares of company stock worth $110,974,950 and have sold 55,252 shares worth $3,536,676. 0.29% of the stock is owned by corporate insiders.

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About T-Mobile US

T-Mobile US, Inc, together with its subsidiaries, provides mobile communications services in the United States, Puerto Rico, and the United States Virgin Islands. The company offers voice, messaging, and data services to 72.6 million customers in the postpaid, prepaid, and wholesale markets. It also provides wireless devices, including smartphones, tablets, and other mobile communication devices, as well as accessories that are manufactured by various suppliers.

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