Headlines about 1-800-Flowers.Com (NASDAQ:FLWS) have been trending positive recently, Alpha One Sentiment Analysis reports. Alpha One, a unit of Accern, identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources. Alpha One ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. 1-800-Flowers.Com earned a media sentiment score of 0.31 on Alpha One’s scale. Alpha One also gave news articles about the company an impact score of 50 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.
Here are some of the media stories that may have effected Alpha One Sentiment’s analysis:
- 1-800-FLOWERS.COM, Inc. to Release Results for its Fiscal 2017 Third Quarter on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 (finance.yahoo.com)
- 1-800-FLOWERS.COM, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : FLWS-US : April 13, 2017 (finance.yahoo.com)
- 1-800-Flowers.Com Inc (FLWS) Upgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment Research (americanbankingnews.com)
- 1-800-Flowers.com Announces ‘Tech Your Mom’ – PerishableNews (press release) (registration) (perishablenews.com)
Shares of 1-800-Flowers.Com (NASDAQ:FLWS) remained flat at $9.90 during midday trading on Thursday. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 101,100 shares. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $10.03 and its 200 day moving average is $10.02. The firm has a market capitalization of $649.13 million, a PE ratio of 24.50 and a beta of 1.46. 1-800-Flowers.Com has a 12 month low of $7.19 and a 12 month high of $11.40.
1-800-Flowers.Com (NASDAQ:FLWS) last released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, January 31st. The company reported $0.93 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.94 by $0.01. The business had revenue of $554.60 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $569.52 million. 1-800-Flowers.Com had a net margin of 2.27% and a return on equity of 12.14%. 1-800-Flowers.Com’s revenue for the quarter was up 1.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.92 EPS. On average, equities analysts expect that 1-800-Flowers.Com will post $0.46 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
A number of equities analysts recently commented on FLWS shares. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of 1-800-Flowers.Com from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, January 24th. Wunderlich reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $12.00 target price on shares of 1-800-Flowers.Com in a research report on Tuesday, January 31st. Benchmark Co. reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $15.00 target price on shares of 1-800-Flowers.Com in a research report on Monday, March 20th. Finally, B. Riley reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $12.00 target price (down previously from $12.50) on shares of 1-800-Flowers.Com in a research report on Wednesday, February 1st. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $13.08.
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1-800-FLOWERS.COM, Inc is a provider of gourmet food and floral gifts for all occasions. The Company offers gifts for every occasion, including fresh flowers and a selection of plants, gift baskets, gourmet foods, confections, candles, balloons and stuffed animals. The Company operates through three business segments: Consumer Floral, Gourmet Food and Gift Baskets, and BloomNet Wire Service.
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