Media stories about Sportsman’s Warehouse (NASDAQ:SPWH) have been trending somewhat negative this week, Accern reports. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Sportsman’s Warehouse earned a news impact score of 0.00 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media coverage about the company an impact score of 46.3118263722719 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near future.

A number of research analysts recently issued reports on the stock. DA Davidson reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Sportsman’s Warehouse in a research note on Wednesday, May 16th. ValuEngine downgraded shares of Sportsman’s Warehouse from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, May 31st. Finally, Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Sportsman’s Warehouse from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Saturday, July 21st. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $5.57.

SPWH stock traded up $0.04 during midday trading on Friday, reaching $4.90. 118,789 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 380,891. The company has a current ratio of 1.63, a quick ratio of 0.06 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.78. Sportsman’s Warehouse has a 1-year low of $3.40 and a 1-year high of $6.99. The stock has a market cap of $201.38 million, a P/E ratio of 9.80, a PEG ratio of 0.79 and a beta of -0.65.

Sportsman’s Warehouse (NASDAQ:SPWH) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May 24th. The company reported ($0.08) earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.10) by $0.02. Sportsman’s Warehouse had a net margin of 1.97% and a return on equity of 48.91%. The company had revenue of $180.10 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $175.80 million. The company’s revenue was up 14.8% on a year-over-year basis. equities research analysts predict that Sportsman’s Warehouse will post 0.6 earnings per share for the current year.

In other Sportsman’s Warehouse news, Director Seidler Kutsenda Management Co sold 2,822,652 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, July 23rd. The shares were sold at an average price of $4.78, for a total transaction of $13,492,276.56. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at this hyperlink. In the last three months, insiders have sold 4,977,652 shares of company stock worth $24,897,627. 4.15% of the stock is owned by corporate insiders.

About Sportsman’s Warehouse

Sportsman's Warehouse Holdings, Inc, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an outdoor sporting goods retailer in the United States. It offers camping products, such as backpacks, camp essentials, canoes and kayaks, coolers, outdoor cooking equipment, sleeping bags, tents, and tools; and clothing products, including camouflage, jackets, hats, outerwear, sportswear, technical gear, and work wear.

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