News coverage about MannKind Corporation (NASDAQ:MNKD) has trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. MannKind Corporation earned a news impact score of 0.16 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the biopharmaceutical company an impact score of 45.5885075309613 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.
Here are some of the media stories that may have effected Accern’s rankings:
- MannKind Corporation’s (MNKD) CEO Michael Castagna Presents at Rodman & Renshaw 19th Annual Global … – Seeking Alpha (seekingalpha.com)
- MannKind – Afrezza Scripts Finish August Flat – Seeking Alpha (seekingalpha.com)
- MannKind Corporation (MNKD) Stock: A Creative Way To Unload … – CNA Finance (press release) (cnafinance.com)
- Here is why Technicals Are a BULL on MannKind Corporation (MNKD) – StockNewsGazette (stocknewsgazette.com)
- MannKind Responds to Hurricane Harvey Devastation with Afrezza® Donation – GlobeNewswire (press release) (globenewswire.com)
A number of brokerages have weighed in on MNKD. Zacks Investment Research lowered MannKind Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Saturday, August 12th. ValuEngine lowered MannKind Corporation from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, August 1st. J P Morgan Chase & Co reissued an “underweight” rating on shares of MannKind Corporation in a research report on Monday, May 22nd. Finally, Maxim Group reissued a “buy” rating on shares of MannKind Corporation in a research report on Friday, September 1st. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, one has assigned a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the company. MannKind Corporation presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $0.92.
MannKind Corporation (MNKD) opened at 2.23 on Wednesday. MannKind Corporation has a 12 month low of $0.67 and a 12 month high of $4.35. The stock has a market cap of $233.44 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 1.68 and a beta of 3.16. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $1.48 and a 200-day moving average price of $1.48.
MannKind Corporation (NASDAQ:MNKD) last released its quarterly earnings results on Monday, August 7th. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($0.35) EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.25) by ($0.10). MannKind Corporation had a net margin of 71.60% and a negative return on equity of 24.93%. The business had revenue of $2.16 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $2.75 million. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.08 earnings per share. Equities research analysts expect that MannKind Corporation will post ($0.94) earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
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MannKind Corporation Company Profile
MannKind Corporation is a biopharmaceutical company. The Company is focused on the discovery and development of therapeutic products for diseases, such as diabetes. Its product candidate is AFREZZA, which is an inhaled insulin used to control high blood sugar in adults with type I and type II diabetes and helps in glycemic control.
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