Media headlines about Nexeo Solutions (NASDAQ:NXEO) have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Nexeo Solutions earned a news impact score of 0.12 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media coverage about the basic materials company an impact score of 49.5256852662502 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.

NXEO remained flat at $$10.04 during trading on Friday. The company had a trading volume of 128,346 shares, compared to its average volume of 177,631. Nexeo Solutions has a 1-year low of $6.92 and a 1-year high of $11.14. The company has a market capitalization of $900.03 million, a PE ratio of 15.43, a PEG ratio of 0.72 and a beta of 0.41. The company has a current ratio of 2.15, a quick ratio of 1.41 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.98.

Nexeo Solutions (NASDAQ:NXEO) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday, August 6th. The basic materials company reported $0.31 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.19 by $0.12. The firm had revenue of $1.05 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $994.50 million. Nexeo Solutions had a return on equity of 8.13% and a net margin of 1.45%. equities research analysts predict that Nexeo Solutions will post 0.72 EPS for the current year.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research upgraded Nexeo Solutions from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, July 17th. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the stock. Nexeo Solutions has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $12.00.

Nexeo Solutions Company Profile

Nexeo Solutions, Inc operates as a chemical and plastic products distributor in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Asia. The company operates through Chemicals, Plastics, and Environmental Services segments. It provides approximately 22,000 products used in various industries, including household, industrial and institutional, lubricants, architectural coatings, adhesives, sealants, elastomers, automotive, healthcare, personal care, oil and gas, and construction.

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