Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Calgon Carbon (CCC) Stock Price

Media coverage about Calgon Carbon (NYSE:CCC) has trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Calgon Carbon earned a coverage optimism score of 0.03 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the industrial products company an impact score of 47.2650763766282 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near term.

These are some of the media stories that may have effected Accern’s scoring:

Shares of Calgon Carbon (NYSE:CCC) opened at $21.35 on Tuesday. The company has a quick ratio of 1.68, a current ratio of 2.80 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.59. The firm has a market capitalization of $1,084.81, a PE ratio of 177.93 and a beta of 1.07. Calgon Carbon has a fifty-two week low of $12.00 and a fifty-two week high of $22.10.

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, March 15th. Investors of record on Monday, March 5th will be issued a $0.05 dividend. This represents a $0.20 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.94%. Calgon Carbon’s dividend payout ratio is currently 125.01%.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research lowered Calgon Carbon from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Friday, February 2nd. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating and four have issued a hold rating to the stock. Calgon Carbon presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $19.63.

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Calgon Carbon Company Profile

Calgon Carbon Corporation is a manufacturer of activated carbon, with capabilities in ultraviolet (UV) light disinfection. The Company provides purification solutions for drinking water, wastewater, pollution abatement, and a range of industrial and commercial manufacturing processes. The Company operates through four segments: Activated Carbon and Service, Equipment, Consumer and Other.

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