Media coverage about Cinemark Holdings (NYSE:CNK) has trended somewhat positive on Friday, according to Alpha One Sentiment Analysis. The research firm, a service of Accern, scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Alpha One ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Cinemark Holdings earned a news sentiment score of 0.04 on Alpha One’s scale. Alpha One also gave news headlines about the company an impact score of 68 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is likely 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’s scoring:
- Cinemark USA, Inc. Amends Senior Secured Credit Agreement (finance.yahoo.com)
- Cinemark Holdings Inc (CNK) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.60 Per Share (americanbankingnews.com)
- ‘EXTRAORDINARY’ Is First-Ever Student-Led Feature Film to Release Nationwide — Tells True Story of Ultra-Marathoner David Horton (standardnewswire.com)
- Moffett Nathanson Downgrades Cinemark Holdings Inc (CNK) to Sell (americanbankingnews.com)
- Cinemark Holdings Inc (CNK) Given Consensus Rating of “Hold” by Brokerages (americanbankingnews.com)
Shares of Cinemark Holdings (CNK) traded up 1.72% during trading on Friday, reaching $41.44. 1,356,950 shares of the company traded hands. The company has a market capitalization of $4.80 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 17.49 and a beta of 1.01. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $41.22 and its 200 day moving average is $41.50. Cinemark Holdings has a 1-year low of $32.60 and a 1-year high of $44.84.
Cinemark Holdings (NYSE:CNK) last released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May 3rd. The company reported $0.68 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.61 by $0.07. The company had revenue of $779.60 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $750.75 million. Cinemark Holdings had a return on equity of 21.75% and a net margin of 9.23%. The firm’s revenue was up 10.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.50 earnings per share. On average, analysts forecast that Cinemark Holdings will post $2.38 EPS for the current year.
The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, June 22nd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, June 8th will be issued a $0.29 dividend. This represents a $1.16 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.80%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, June 6th. Cinemark Holdings’s payout ratio is currently 49.15%.
Several equities analysts have recently issued reports on the stock. B. Riley restated a “buy” rating and set a $53.50 price objective on shares of Cinemark Holdings in a report on Tuesday, April 18th. Moffett Nathanson downgraded shares of Cinemark Holdings from a “neutral” rating to a “sell” rating and set a $33.00 price objective on the stock. in a report on Monday. FBR & Co upped their price objective on shares of Cinemark Holdings from $42.00 to $46.00 and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a report on Friday, February 24th. Finally, Wedbush upped their price objective on shares of Cinemark Holdings from $40.00 to $43.00 and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a report on Thursday, February 16th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have issued a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $44.12.
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In other news, insider Valmir Fernandes sold 6,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, May 12th. The stock was sold at an average price of $43.53, for a total value of $261,180.00. Following the transaction, the insider now owns 85,505 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $3,722,032.65. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. Insiders own 9.20% of the company’s stock.
About Cinemark Holdings
Cinemark Holdings, Inc is engaged in the motion picture exhibition business with theatres in the United States (U.S.), Brazil, Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Peru, Ecuador, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama, Guatemala, Paraguay, Curacao and Bolivia. The Company manages its business in two segments: U.S.
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