Media coverage about Staples (NASDAQ:SPLS) has been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Staples earned a news sentiment score of 0.15 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news headlines about the specialty retailer an impact score of 43.6691170737046 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next several days.
Here are some of the headlines that may have impacted Accern’s rankings:
- Palm Beach retail center anchored by Staples, Michael’s sells for $18M (bizjournals.com)
- How to Bet on Resurgent Consumer-Staples Shares (barrons.com)
- Sulman Raza makes pro debut at U.S. Open after qualifying with 8 staples in leg (msn.com)
- 5 Consumer Staples Stocks to Buy for Long-Term Gains (investorplace.com)
- Marks & Spencer pin their hopes on simple, stylish wardrobe staples for Autumn/Winter 18 (msn.com)
SPLS remained flat at $$10.25 on Thursday. Staples has a fifty-two week low of $7.24 and a fifty-two week high of $10.26. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.15, a current ratio of 1.43 and a quick ratio of 0.87.
Staples Company Profile
Staples, Inc (Staples) is a provider of products and services that serve the needs of business customers and consumers. The Company offers a range of print and marketing and technology services. The Company’s segments include North American Delivery, North American Retail and Other. The North American Delivery segment consists of the United States and Canadian businesses, including Staples Business Advantage, staples.com, staples.ca, and quill.com, that sell and deliver products and services primarily to businesses.
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