Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Carbon Black (CBLK) Stock Price

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Headlines about Carbon Black (NASDAQ:CBLK) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Carbon Black earned a coverage optimism score of 0.02 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news stories about the company an impact score of 47.2592051224691 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near term.

These are some of the media headlines that may have effected Accern’s scoring:

Shares of Carbon Black traded down $0.10, reaching $24.09, on Friday, MarketBeat Ratings reports. The company had a trading volume of 275,915 shares, compared to its average volume of 470,642. Carbon Black has a one year low of $19.76 and a one year high of $35.00.

Carbon Black (NASDAQ:CBLK) last posted its earnings results on Tuesday, August 7th. The company reported ($0.35) EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.41) by $0.06. The company had revenue of $50.99 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $48.85 million. analysts anticipate that Carbon Black will post -1.26 EPS for the current year.

A number of research analysts have recently commented on CBLK shares. JPMorgan Chase & Co. started coverage on shares of Carbon Black in a report on Tuesday, May 29th. They issued an “overweight” rating and a $39.00 target price for the company. William Blair started coverage on shares of Carbon Black in a report on Tuesday, May 29th. They issued an “outperform” rating for the company. KeyCorp started coverage on shares of Carbon Black in a report on Tuesday, May 29th. They issued an “overweight” rating and a $29.00 target price for the company. Morgan Stanley started coverage on shares of Carbon Black in a report on Tuesday, May 29th. They issued an “equal weight” rating and a $23.00 target price for the company. Finally, Cowen started coverage on shares of Carbon Black in a report on Tuesday, May 29th. They issued an “outperform” rating and a $29.00 target price for the company. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company currently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $28.50.

About Carbon Black

Carbon Black, Inc provides security solutions in the United States and internationally. Its security cloud platform captures, records, and analyzes unfiltered endpoint data. The company's solutions enable customers to predict, prevent, detect, respond to and remediate cyber attacks before they cause a damaging incident or data breach.

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