News headlines about Charah Solutions (NYSE:CHRA) have trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Charah Solutions earned a news impact score of 0.18 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news stories about the company an impact score of 47.4646275034777 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next several days.
A number of analysts have recently weighed in on the stock. Morgan Stanley assumed coverage on shares of Charah Solutions in a report on Monday, July 9th. They issued an “overweight” rating and a $14.00 target price on the stock. First Analysis assumed coverage on shares of Charah Solutions in a report on Monday, July 9th. They issued an “overweight” rating on the stock. Bank of America assumed coverage on shares of Charah Solutions in a report on Monday, July 9th. They issued a “neutral” rating and a $12.50 target price on the stock. Finally, Stifel Nicolaus assumed coverage on shares of Charah Solutions in a report on Monday, July 9th. They issued a “buy” rating and a $15.00 target price on the stock.
Shares of Charah Solutions stock traded down $0.30 during trading hours on Wednesday, reaching $6.92. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 54,700 shares, compared to its average volume of 123,596. Charah Solutions has a one year low of $6.28 and a one year high of $12.00. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.08, a quick ratio of 1.44 and a current ratio of 1.71.
Charah Solutions (NYSE:CHRA) last posted its earnings results on Tuesday, August 14th. The company reported $0.13 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.12 by $0.01. The business had revenue of $195.72 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $208.90 million. equities analysts forecast that Charah Solutions will post 0.63 EPS for the current year.
In other news, Director Jack A. Blossman, Jr. purchased 5,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, June 18th. The stock was purchased at an average cost of $12.00 per share, with a total value of $60,000.00. The purchase was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website.
Charah Solutions Company Profile
Charah Solutions, Inc provides environmental and maintenance services to the power generation industry. It is involved in the development, construction, and management of landfills for coal-fired power generation facilities, and new and existing ash ponds; and active pond management activities, including clean closure, cap-in-place, and design and construction of new ponds.
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