Media coverage about Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENTA) has been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Central Garden & Pet earned a coverage optimism score of 0.24 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the company an impact score of 46.8174733357322 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the immediate future.
Here are some of the news articles that may have effected Accern’s rankings:
- Central Garden & Pet (CENTA) Coverage Initiated at CL King (americanbankingnews.com)
- BRIEF-Central Garden & Pet Announces Pricing Of $300 Million Of Senior Notes (CENT) (markets.businessinsider.com)
- BRIEF-Central Garden & Pet Announces Offering Of $300 Mln Of Senior Notes (reuters.com)
- Central Garden & Pet Company Names New Independent Director (finance.yahoo.com)
- Central Garden & Pet Announces Offering of $300 Million of Senior Notes (finance.yahoo.com)
Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ CENTA) opened at $39.17 on Friday. The firm has a market capitalization of $2,038.86, a price-to-earnings ratio of 26.43 and a beta of 0.28. Central Garden & Pet has a 52-week low of $28.12 and a 52-week high of $41.34. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.62, a current ratio of 3.10 and a quick ratio of 1.37.
A number of analysts have issued reports on the company. CL King reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $47.00 target price on shares of Central Garden & Pet in a research report on Friday. Sidoti downgraded Central Garden & Pet from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research report on Monday, October 16th. Finally, Monness Crespi & Hardt assumed coverage on Central Garden & Pet in a research report on Friday, October 20th. They issued a “buy” rating and a $44.00 target price for the company.
Central Garden & Pet Company Profile
Central Garden & Pet Company is a marketer and producer of branded products and distributor of third party products in the pet and lawn and garden supplies industries in the United States. The Company operates in two segments: Pet segment and the Garden segment. It is a marketer and producer of pet supplies in the United States.
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