Media headlines about Gentherm (NASDAQ:THRM) have trended positive on Tuesday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Gentherm earned a coverage optimism score of 0.28 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave headlines about the auto parts company an impact score of 45.4873488443098 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near term.
A number of equities analysts have commented on the stock. Barrington Research reissued an “outperform” rating on shares of Gentherm in a research note on Friday. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Gentherm from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Saturday, February 10th. BidaskClub raised shares of Gentherm from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, February 8th. Longbow Research assumed coverage on shares of Gentherm in a research note on Friday, January 5th. They issued an “underperform” rating for the company. Finally, Argus dropped their price objective on shares of Gentherm to $40.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a research note on Friday, December 15th. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $40.57.
Gentherm (NASDAQ THRM) opened at $31.65 on Tuesday. Gentherm has a 52 week low of $29.50 and a 52 week high of $40.80. The company has a current ratio of 3.23, a quick ratio of 2.47 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.26. The company has a market cap of $1,160.00, a PE ratio of 17.49, a P/E/G ratio of 0.51 and a beta of 1.86.
In related news, VP Erin Erwine Ascher sold 2,000 shares of Gentherm stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, November 22nd. The shares were sold at an average price of $35.14, for a total transaction of $70,280.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the vice president now directly owns 29,161 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,024,717.54. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website. Also, Director Maurice Ep Gunderson sold 10,000 shares of Gentherm stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, December 6th. The stock was sold at an average price of $33.44, for a total transaction of $334,400.00. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 26,557 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $888,066.08. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. 2.30% of the stock is currently owned by insiders.
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Gentherm Company Profile
Gentherm Incorporated (Gentherm) is a global technology company engaged in the design, development, and manufacturing of thermal management technologies. The Company has two segments: Automotive and Industrial. Its products provide solutions for automotive passenger comfort and convenience, battery thermal management, remote power generation, patient temperature management, environmental product testing and other consumer and industrial temperature control needs.
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