Headlines about Daimler (OTCMKTS:DDAIF) have trended positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 6,000 news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Daimler earned a media sentiment score of 2.17 on their scale. InfoTrie also assigned media coverage about the company an news buzz score of 0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next few days.
Here are some of the headlines that may have effected Daimler’s analysis:
OTCMKTS DDAIF traded up $0.27 during trading hours on Thursday, hitting $46.60. 40,629 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 53,103. The stock has a 50-day simple moving average of $50.94 and a 200 day simple moving average of $56.75. The firm has a market cap of $49.89 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 5.82, a PEG ratio of 1.12 and a beta of 1.43. The company has a current ratio of 1.12, a quick ratio of 0.81 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.44. Daimler has a 1-year low of $44.80 and a 1-year high of $68.01.
Daimler (OTCMKTS:DDAIF) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July 24th. The company reported $2.09 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.07 by $1.02. Daimler had a return on equity of 11.25% and a net margin of 2.45%. The business had revenue of $47.93 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $46.69 billion. On average, sell-side analysts anticipate that Daimler will post 5.74 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
DDAIF has been the topic of several recent analyst reports. Societe Generale reaffirmed a “hold” rating on shares of Daimler in a research report on Tuesday, April 30th. UBS Group reissued a “hold” rating on shares of Daimler in a report on Wednesday, May 22nd. Sanford C. Bernstein reissued a “hold” rating and set a $73.00 target price on shares of Daimler in a report on Wednesday, April 24th. Zacks Investment Research raised Daimler from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 10th. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $69.00 target price on shares of Daimler in a research report on Friday, July 12th. Seven analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company. Daimler currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $59.83.
Daimler Company Profile
Daimler AG, together its subsidiaries, develops and manufactures passenger cars, trucks, vans, and buses in Germany and internationally. It operates through Mercedes-Benz Cars, Daimler Trucks, Mercedes-Benz Vans, Daimler Buses, and Daimler Financial Services divisions. The Mercedes-Benz Cars division offers premium vehicles of the Mercedes-Benz brand, including the Mercedes-AMG and Mercedes-Maybach brands; and small cars under the Mercedes me and smart brands, as well as electric mobility products under the EQ brand.
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