Somewhat Positive Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Roadrunner Transportation Systems (NYSE:RRTS) Stock Price

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Media headlines about Roadrunner Transportation Systems (NYSE:RRTS) have been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, according to Accern. Accern ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Roadrunner Transportation Systems earned a media sentiment score of 0.17 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned headlines about the transportation company an impact score of 47.1545786023615 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the immediate future.

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

Separately, ValuEngine cut shares of Roadrunner Transportation Systems from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Saturday, June 2nd. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and three have given a hold rating to the stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $8.00.

RRTS traded down $0.06 during trading on Friday, hitting $2.03. The company had a trading volume of 347,080 shares, compared to its average volume of 539,326. Roadrunner Transportation Systems has a one year low of $1.63 and a one year high of $9.75. The company has a quick ratio of 1.37, a current ratio of 1.43 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 3.80.

Roadrunner Transportation Systems (NYSE:RRTS) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, June 28th. The transportation company reported ($0.61) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The business had revenue of $569.98 million during the quarter. Roadrunner Transportation Systems had a negative net margin of 4.48% and a negative return on equity of 117.44%.

Roadrunner Transportation Systems Company Profile

Roadrunner Transportation Systems, Inc provides asset-right transportation and asset-light logistics services. The company operates through three segments: Truckload Logistics (TL), Less-than-Truckload (LTL), and Ascent Global Logistics. The TL segment arranges pickup and delivery of truckload, intermodal, and ground and air expedited freight through its 41 TL service centers, 40 company brokers, and approximately 90 independent brokerage agents in the United States, Mexico, and Canada.

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