Press coverage about Papa Murphy’s (NASDAQ:FRSH) has trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. Accern identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Papa Murphy’s earned a news impact score of 0.14 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media coverage about the company an impact score of 48.0927510921455 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next several days.
Shares of NASDAQ FRSH traded down $0.13 during midday trading on Friday, hitting $5.25. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 12,517 shares, compared to its average volume of 26,837. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.83, a quick ratio of 0.31 and a current ratio of 0.34. Papa Murphy’s has a 1 year low of $3.50 and a 1 year high of $6.50. The firm has a market cap of $91.72 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 35.00, a PEG ratio of 1.32 and a beta of 0.14.
Papa Murphy’s (NASDAQ:FRSH) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August 1st. The company reported $0.06 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.04 by $0.02. Papa Murphy’s had a net margin of 11.82% and a return on equity of 9.61%. The business had revenue of $30.79 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $31.84 million. equities analysts predict that Papa Murphy’s will post 0.37 EPS for the current fiscal year.
FRSH has been the subject of several recent research reports. TheStreet raised shares of Papa Murphy’s from a “d+” rating to a “c” rating in a research note on Thursday, July 5th. ValuEngine lowered shares of Papa Murphy’s from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Monday, July 2nd. Finally, Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Papa Murphy’s from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday.
About Papa Murphy’s
Papa Murphy's Holdings, Inc, together with its subsidiaries, owns, operates, and franchises Take ?N' Bake pizza stores. The company operates in three segments: Domestic Company Stores, Domestic Franchise, and International. As of January 1, 2018, it operated approximately 1,523 stores, including 1,338 franchised and 145 company-owned stores in 39 states, as well as 14 stores in Canada and 26 stores in the Middle East.
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