Media stories about Xplore Technologies (NASDAQ:XPLR) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. Accern identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Xplore Technologies earned a media sentiment score of 0.05 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news coverage about the technology company an impact score of 45.1717899872582 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next few days.
XPLR has been the subject of several analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Xplore Technologies from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, October 19th. Maxim Group restated a “buy” rating and set a $4.00 price objective on shares of Xplore Technologies in a report on Wednesday, September 20th.
Shares of Xplore Technologies (NASDAQ:XPLR) traded down $0.03 during midday trading on Tuesday, reaching $2.90. 10,600 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 15,880. The firm has a market capitalization of $31.24, a PE ratio of 96.67, a P/E/G ratio of 9.77 and a beta of 0.97. Xplore Technologies has a 52-week low of $1.54 and a 52-week high of $4.20.
In related news, VP Randy W. Denny purchased 10,300 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, November 30th. The shares were purchased at an average price of $3.00 per share, with a total value of $30,900.00. Following the completion of the purchase, the vice president now owns 300 shares in the company, valued at approximately $900. The acquisition was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this link. Also, CEO Thomas Wiley Wilkinson purchased 7,500 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, November 14th. The stock was bought at an average cost of $3.35 per share, for a total transaction of $25,125.00. Following the purchase, the chief executive officer now owns 37,865 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $126,847.75. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. In the last 90 days, insiders have purchased 44,203 shares of company stock valued at $131,976. Corporate insiders own 13.20% of the company’s stock.
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Xplore Technologies Company Profile
Xplore Technologies Corp. (Xplore) is engaged in the development, integration and marketing of rugged mobile personal computers (PCs). The Company’s rugged tablet PCs are designed to withstand various conditions, such as extreme temperatures, driving rain, repeated vibrations, dirt, dust and concussive shocks.
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