News headlines about Dmc Global (NASDAQ:BOOM) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Dmc Global earned a media sentiment score of 0.21 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news headlines about the industrial products company an impact score of 44.1906609744834 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near term.

Shares of BOOM opened at $40.40 on Friday. The firm has a market cap of $626.07 million, a PE ratio of 252.50, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.12 and a beta of 0.36. The company has a current ratio of 2.22, a quick ratio of 1.30 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.30. Dmc Global has a one year low of $12.55 and a one year high of $51.05.

Dmc Global (NASDAQ:BOOM) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July 26th. The industrial products company reported $0.45 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.42 by $0.03. The company had revenue of $80.90 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $74.95 million. Dmc Global had a positive return on equity of 16.70% and a negative net margin of 2.25%. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 71.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company earned $0.01 earnings per share. sell-side analysts anticipate that Dmc Global will post 1.88 EPS for the current year.

BOOM has been the topic of a number of research analyst reports. Chardan Capital initiated coverage on Dmc Global in a report on Thursday, July 5th. They set a “buy” rating and a $59.00 price target on the stock. BidaskClub raised Dmc Global from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 18th. Roth Capital set a $58.00 price target on Dmc Global and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Saturday, July 28th. ValuEngine lowered Dmc Global from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Saturday, July 28th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research lowered Dmc Global from a “strong-buy” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, July 31st. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and four have given a buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $48.67.

In related news, Director Richard P. Graff sold 1,000 shares of Dmc Global stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, June 5th. The stock was sold at an average price of $44.87, for a total transaction of $44,870.00. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 32,147 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $1,442,435.89. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through this hyperlink. Also, Director Yvon Pierre Cariou sold 25,000 shares of Dmc Global stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, August 21st. The stock was sold at an average price of $42.97, for a total value of $1,074,250.00. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 144,823 shares in the company, valued at $6,223,044.31. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold 27,299 shares of company stock worth $1,172,912 over the last three months. Corporate insiders own 5.10% of the company’s stock.

About Dmc Global

DMC Global Inc engages in technical product and process businesses serving the energy, industrial, and infrastructure markets worldwide. The company operates in two segments, NobelClad and DynaEnergetics. The NobelClad segment produces explosion-welded clad metal plates for use in the construction of heavy, corrosion resistant pressure vessels, and heat exchangers for oil and gas, chemical and petrochemical, alternative energy, hydrometallurgy, aluminum production, shipbuilding, power generation, industrial refrigeration, and other industries.

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