Media stories about Amplify Snack Brands (NYSE:BETR) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Amplify Snack Brands earned a news sentiment score of 0.13 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave press coverage about the company an impact score of 46.3500761447899 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next few days.
Shares of Amplify Snack Brands (NYSE BETR) opened at $12.00 on Wednesday. The company has a current ratio of 1.34, a quick ratio of 0.94 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 6.51. Amplify Snack Brands has a 1 year low of $4.78 and a 1 year high of $12.32. The company has a market cap of $920.95 and a P/E ratio of 100.00.
Several equities research analysts recently issued reports on BETR shares. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Amplify Snack Brands from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, January 10th. Berenberg Bank started coverage on shares of Amplify Snack Brands in a research report on Thursday, November 16th. They set a “hold” rating and a $5.00 target price on the stock. SunTrust Banks downgraded shares of Amplify Snack Brands from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 8th. Oppenheimer reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Amplify Snack Brands in a research report on Wednesday, December 13th. Finally, Credit Suisse Group set a $12.00 target price on shares of Amplify Snack Brands and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, January 16th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have issued a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $9.75.
About Amplify Snack Brands
Amplify Snack Brands, Inc is a snack food company focused on developing and marketing products that appeal to consumers’ growing preference for better-for-you (BFY) snacks. The Company’s segments are North America and International. The North America and International segments both operate in the snack food category and whose brands and products are offered in the natural and conventional grocery, drug, convenience, food service, club, mass merchandise and other channels.
Receive News & Ratings for Amplify Snack Brands Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Amplify Snack Brands and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.