Media coverage about Ocean Rig UDW Inc. New (NASDAQ:ORIG) has been trending somewhat positive on Wednesday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring 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 positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Ocean Rig UDW Inc. New earned a media sentiment score of 0.19 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media coverage about the oil and gas company an impact score of 46.0529530983343 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.
Shares of Ocean Rig UDW Inc. New (ORIG) traded down $0.19 during mid-day trading on Wednesday, reaching $24.90. The company had a trading volume of 114,876 shares, compared to its average volume of 148,079. The company has a quick ratio of 4.61, a current ratio of 1.86 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.21. Ocean Rig UDW Inc. New has a 52-week low of $20.22 and a 52-week high of $40.00.
A number of research firms have recently commented on ORIG. BidaskClub upgraded Ocean Rig UDW Inc. New from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Thursday, February 22nd. ValuEngine raised Ocean Rig UDW Inc. New from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, December 1st. Finally, Credit Suisse Group assumed coverage on Ocean Rig UDW Inc. New in a research report on Friday, December 15th. They set an “outperform” rating for the company.
Ocean Rig UDW Inc is a Cyprus-based offshore drilling contractor that provides oilfield services for oil and gas exploration, development and production drilling, and specializes in the ultra-deepwater and harsh-environment segment of the drilling industry. The Company owns and operates approximately 13 offshore ultra deepwater drilling units, comprising of ultra deepwater semisubmersible drilling rigs and ultra deepwater drill-ships.
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