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Hostess Brands (TWNK) Given News Sentiment Rating of 0.17

13 October 2017

Sei Investments Co. purchased a new position in Hostess Brands in the first quarter valued at about $166,000. Nationwide Fund Advisors acquired a new stake in shares of Hostess Brands in the 1st quarter valued at about $345,000.

Hostess Brands Inc., maker of the iconic Twinkie snack cake, plunged to its lowest level in nearly a year after announcing that its chief executive officer was stepping down. Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 343,026 shares of the company's stock valued at $5,444,000 after buying an additional 226,424 shares during the period.

Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on Hostess Brands, Inc. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Hostess Brands from a "sell" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $17.00 target price for the company in a research note on Thursday, July 13th. The company had a trading volume of 484,126 shares. The stock's market cap is $1.18 billion. Hostess Brands, Inc. The stock's 50-day moving average price is $16.16 and its 200-day moving average price is $14.64.

Hostess Brands (NASDAQ:TWNK) last released its earnings results on Tuesday, August 8th. This is assuming the current $0.12 EPS is accurate. During the same period past year, the firm earned $0.08 EPS.

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Previously on 9/25/2017, Morgan Stanley reported on Hostess Brands (NASDAQ:TWNK) increased the target price from $0.00 to $14.00. The correct version of this report can be accessed at Hostess Brands had 6 analyst reports since February 14, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock's average target of $19 is 64.08% above today's ($11.58) share price.

On October 11, 2017 JP Morgan starting coverage on the stock by announcing an initial rating of "Neutral". Wall Street analysts covering the stock are projecting that the stock will reach $17.3 within the next 52-weeks. The stock has "Buy" rating by Deutsche Bank on Wednesday, February 15. $16.75's average target is 24.72% above currents $13.43 stock price.

In related news, major shareholder Gores Sponsor Llc sold 1,000,000 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, April 19th. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink. Also, insider Michael John Cramer bought 5,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction on Friday, August 11th. The stock was sold at an average price of $15.25, for a total value of $9,150,000.00. Accern also assigned news articles about the company an impact score of 45.6830962745331 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days.

Hostess Brands (TWNK) Given News Sentiment Rating of 0.17