Media coverage about Perceptron (NASDAQ:PRCP) has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news 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. Perceptron earned a media sentiment score of 0.04 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news headlines about the scientific and technical instruments company an impact score of 46.4330696271393 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next several days.
Perceptron remained flat at $$9.96 during trading on Friday, MarketBeat.com reports. 9,033 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 21,148. Perceptron has a 12-month low of $6.80 and a 12-month high of $12.25. The firm has a market cap of $95.14 million, a P/E ratio of 249.00 and a beta of 0.54.
Perceptron, Inc develops, produces, and sells various automated industrial metrology products and solutions to manufacturing organizations for dimensional gauging, dimensional inspection, and 3D scanning in the Americas, Europe, and Asia. It provides various in-line and near-line measurement solutions, including AutoGauge, AutoFit, AutoScan, AutoGuide, and Helix engineered metrology systems for industrial automated process control and assembly using fixed and robot mounted laser scanners; and off-line measurement solutions comprising Coord3 and TouchDMIS for industrial gauging and dimensional inspection using standalone robot mounted laser scanners and coordinate measuring machines.
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