Media stories about Teradata Corporation (NYSE:TDC) have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Teradata Corporation earned a media sentiment score of 0.15 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media headlines about the technology company an impact score of 45.1715867669792 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next several days.
A number of analysts have recently commented on the company. Sanford C. Bernstein restated an “underperform” rating and issued a $27.00 price target on shares of Teradata Corporation in a report on Monday, September 11th. Needham & Company LLC assumed coverage on Teradata Corporation in a report on Monday, September 11th. They set a “hold” rating on the stock. Stifel Nicolaus reiterated a “hold” rating and set a $32.00 target price on shares of Teradata Corporation in a report on Monday, August 14th. BidaskClub lowered Teradata Corporation from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, August 11th. Finally, BMO Capital Markets upped their target price on Teradata Corporation from $30.00 to $32.00 and gave the stock a “market perform” rating in a report on Friday, July 28th. Five analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have issued a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $28.75.
Shares of Teradata Corporation (NYSE TDC) opened at 33.20 on Thursday. Teradata Corporation has a 1-year low of $26.27 and a 1-year high of $33.36. The company has a market cap of $4.18 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 43.29 and a beta of 1.25. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $31.41 and a 200 day moving average price of $30.09.
Teradata Corporation (NYSE:TDC) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, July 27th. The technology company reported $0.22 earnings per share for the quarter, meeting the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.22. The company had revenue of $513.00 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $519.79 million. Teradata Corporation had a net margin of 4.63% and a return on equity of 21.12%. Teradata Corporation’s quarterly revenue was down 14.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.71 earnings per share. On average, analysts predict that Teradata Corporation will post $1.25 EPS for the current fiscal year.
In other Teradata Corporation news, insider Victor L. Lund acquired 31,270 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Monday, July 31st. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $31.95 per share, with a total value of $999,076.50. Following the purchase, the insider now directly owns 111,447 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $3,560,731.65. The purchase was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. Also, CFO Stephen Mark Scheppmann sold 47,065 shares of Teradata Corporation stock in a transaction on Monday, July 31st. The stock was sold at an average price of $31.83, for a total transaction of $1,498,078.95. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief financial officer now directly owns 143,689 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $4,573,620.87. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Company insiders own 1.73% of the company’s stock.
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Teradata Corporation Company Profile
Teradata Corporation is a provider of analytic data platforms, analytic applications and related services. The Company’s segments include Americas region (North America and Latin America) and International region (Europe, Middle East, Africa, Asia Pacific and Japan). Its offerings include analytics solutions, ecosystem architecture consulting and hybrid cloud solutions.
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