News headlines about Sharps Compliance (NASDAQ:SMED) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Sharps Compliance earned a media sentiment score of 0.17 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news stories about the industrial products company an impact score of 45.4322346707987 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.
These are some of the media headlines that may have effected Accern’s analysis:
- Comparing Sharps Compliance (SMED) & Cemtrex (CETX) (americanbankingnews.com)
- Analyzing Sharps Compliance (SMED) and CECO Environmental (CECE) (americanbankingnews.com)
- Medical Waste Management Market Forecasting CAGR of 5.5% from 2018 to 2024 by Type, Application, End User, Key Vendors, Size, Share and Geography (openpr.com)
- Sharps Compliance to Attend Gabelli & Company’s 4th Annual Waste & Environmental Services Symposium (finance.yahoo.com)
SMED has been the topic of a number of research reports. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Sharps Compliance from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, February 28th. ValuEngine downgraded shares of Sharps Compliance from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Thursday, March 1st.
Sharps Compliance (NASDAQ:SMED) traded down $0.04 during midday trading on Tuesday, hitting $4.50. 14,155 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 34,193. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.07, a current ratio of 2.46 and a quick ratio of 1.87. Sharps Compliance has a twelve month low of $3.74 and a twelve month high of $5.73. The company has a market cap of $71.40, a P/E ratio of 450.45, a P/E/G ratio of 3.38 and a beta of 0.56.
Sharps Compliance (NASDAQ:SMED) last released its earnings results on Tuesday, January 23rd. The industrial products company reported $0.01 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.02 by ($0.01). Sharps Compliance had a return on equity of 0.54% and a net margin of 0.33%. The business had revenue of $11.12 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $10.14 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned ($0.01) earnings per share. analysts forecast that Sharps Compliance will post 0.07 EPS for the current year.
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About Sharps Compliance
Sharps Compliance Corp. is a provider of waste management services, including medical, pharmaceutical and hazardous. The Company’s solutions include Sharps Recovery System, TakeAway Medication Recovery System, MedSafe, Route-Based Pickup Service, TakeAway Recycle System, ComplianceTRAC, Universal Waste Shipback Systems and Other Solutions.
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