News headlines about AstroNova (NASDAQ:ALOT) have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. AstroNova earned a news sentiment score of 0.10 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave headlines about the business services provider an impact score of 45.4802787406835 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next few days.
Shares of AstroNova (NASDAQ:ALOT) opened at $12.20 on Tuesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.12, a quick ratio of 2.37 and a current ratio of 3.85. AstroNova has a 52 week low of $11.00 and a 52 week high of $15.65. The company has a market capitalization of $82.26, a price-to-earnings ratio of 28.37 and a beta of -0.08.
AstroNova (NASDAQ:ALOT) last issued its earnings results on Wednesday, August 23rd. The business services provider reported $0.11 EPS for the quarter. AstroNova had a return on equity of 4.64% and a net margin of 3.13%. The business had revenue of $27.48 million for the quarter.
In other news, Director Everett V. Pizzuti sold 5,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Monday, August 21st. The stock was sold at an average price of $13.79, for a total value of $68,950.00. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 88,132 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,215,340.28. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is accessible through this link. Over the last quarter, insiders have sold 15,000 shares of company stock worth $204,100. Company insiders own 14.50% of the company’s stock.
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AstroNova, Inc, formerly Astro-Med, Inc, designs, develops, manufactures and distributes a range of specialty printers, and data acquisition and analysis systems. The Company operates through two segments: QuickLabel and Test & Measurement (T&M). The Company offers both hardware and software, which incorporate technologies in order to acquire, store, analyze and present data in multiple formats.
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