Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Asure Software (ASUR) Share Price

Media stories about Asure Software (NASDAQ:ASUR) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Asure Software earned a coverage optimism score of 0.15 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news coverage about the technology company an impact score of 47.1130721505129 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next few days.

These are some of the news headlines that may have impacted Accern Sentiment Analysis’s scoring:

Asure Software (NASDAQ:ASUR) opened at $13.24 on Tuesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.05, a quick ratio of 1.39 and a current ratio of 1.40. The stock has a market cap of $145.58, a price-to-earnings ratio of 53.27, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 0.99 and a beta of 1.10. Asure Software has a fifty-two week low of $7.38 and a fifty-two week high of $17.27.

Asure Software (NASDAQ:ASUR) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, August 14th. The technology company reported $0.05 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.11 by ($0.06). The firm had revenue of $12.88 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $12.23 million. Asure Software had a positive return on equity of 6.93% and a negative net margin of 5.73%. sell-side analysts anticipate that Asure Software will post 0.47 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Several research firms have recently weighed in on ASUR. Northland Securities set a $18.00 price objective on shares of Asure Software and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday, August 15th. Canaccord Genuity reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $18.00 price objective on shares of Asure Software in a research note on Monday, August 14th. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Asure Software from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 2nd. Cowen and Company started coverage on shares of Asure Software in a research note on Wednesday, September 6th. They set an “outperform” rating and a $16.00 price target for the company. Finally, Dougherty & Co started coverage on shares of Asure Software in a research note on Tuesday, October 31st. They set a “buy” rating and a $17.00 price target for the company. Two analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. Asure Software presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $16.57.

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Asure Software Company Profile

Asure Software, Inc is a global provider of cloud-based software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions that help companies to bring people, time, space and assets together. The Company serves approximately 6,000 clients in over 80 countries. The Company offers a range of solutions to help its clients optimize and manage mobile workforces and global workspaces.

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