News articles about NCI (NASDAQ:NCIT) have trended somewhat positive this week, Alpha One Sentiment reports. The research group, a unit of Accern, rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Alpha One ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. NCI earned a daily sentiment score of 0.22 on Alpha One’s scale. Alpha One also gave media coverage about the information technology services provider an impact score of 40 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near future.
These are some of the headlines that may have effected AlphaOne Sentiment Analysis’s scoring:
- 40.6% Return Seen to Date on SmarTrend NCI Call (NCIT) (mysmartrend.com)
- CACI's Winning Streak Continues, Secures New Government Deal (finance.yahoo.com)
- NCI Building Systems beats by $0.04, beats on revenue https://t.co/t38rPRdhys $NCS (4-traders.com)
- CACI International Awarded $40 Million Task Order by NAVSEA (finance.yahoo.com)
- Verisk's Expansion Spree Hurts Profitability Amid Other Woes (finance.yahoo.com)
A number of analysts have recently issued reports on the company. Zacks Investment Research lowered NCI from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Saturday, April 8th. Cowen and Company set a $24.00 price objective on NCI and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday. FBR & Co reiterated a “hold” rating and set a $11.00 price objective on shares of NCI in a research report on Tuesday, April 4th. Noble Financial reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of NCI in a research report on Friday, May 12th. Finally, ValuEngine upgraded NCI from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, June 2nd. Two analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. NCI currently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $17.50.
NCI (NASDAQ NCIT) traded down 2.24% during midday trading on Friday, reaching $19.60. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 65,633 shares. The firm has a market cap of $265.60 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 43.85 and a beta of 1.02. The company has a 50 day moving average price of $17.22 and a 200 day moving average price of $14.69. NCI has a 1-year low of $10.98 and a 1-year high of $20.89.
NCI (NASDAQ:NCIT) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May 9th. The information technology services provider reported $0.25 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.21 by $0.04. NCI had a return on equity of 12.10% and a net margin of 4.06%. The business had revenue of $78.75 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $76.55 million. On average, equities research analysts expect that NCI will post $1.01 EPS for the current year.
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NCI Company Profile
NCI, Inc is a provider of enterprise services and solutions to defense, intelligence, healthcare and civilian government agencies. The Company provides information technology (IT), and professional services and solutions by leveraging its core service offerings, which include cloud computing and IT infrastructure optimization; cybersecurity and information assurance; engineering and logistics support; enterprise information management and advanced analytics; health IT and medical support; IT service management; modeling, simulation, and training, and agile development and integration.
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