Headlines about Helix Energy Solutions Group (NYSE:HLX) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Helix Energy Solutions Group earned a daily sentiment score of 0.25 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news headlines about the oil and gas company an impact score of 46.3346788280782 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near future.
These are some of the headlines that may have impacted Accern’s scoring:
- Only the Technical Indicators on Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc. (HLX) – Wall Street Morning (wallstreetmorning.com)
- Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc. Announces the Expiration and Final Results of Its Offer to Purchase Its 3.25 … – Business Wire (press release) (businesswire.com)
- BRIEF-Helix Energy Solutions Group Announces The Expiration And Final Results Of Its Offer To Purchase Its 3.25% Convertible Senior Notes (reuters.com)
- Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc. Announces the Expiration and Final Results of Its Offer to Purchase Its 3.25% Convertible Senior Notes Due 2032 (finance.yahoo.com)
- Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc. (HLX) to touch 107.32% Earnings growth for next year – Wallstreet Investorplace (wallstreetinvestorplace.com)
Shares of Helix Energy Solutions Group stock opened at $6.28 on Thursday. The firm has a market capitalization of $881.07, a P/E ratio of 29.90 and a beta of 2.54. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.25, a quick ratio of 1.70 and a current ratio of 1.70. Helix Energy Solutions Group has a fifty-two week low of $4.82 and a fifty-two week high of $8.70.
Several brokerages have recently commented on HLX. ValuEngine downgraded Helix Energy Solutions Group from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, March 1st. Bank of America cut Helix Energy Solutions Group from a “neutral” rating to an “underperform” rating and set a $7.00 price target for the company. in a report on Tuesday, January 16th. Cowen reissued an “outperform” rating and set a $9.00 price target (down from $10.00) on shares of Helix Energy Solutions Group in a report on Thursday, February 22nd. Piper Jaffray Companies set a $7.00 price target on Helix Energy Solutions Group and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a report on Sunday, December 31st. Finally, Zacks Investment Research raised Helix Energy Solutions Group from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $9.25 price target for the company in a report on Wednesday, January 24th. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, one has given a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $8.54.
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Helix Energy Solutions Group Company Profile
Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc is an international offshore energy services company. The Company provides services to the offshore energy industry, with a focus on well intervention and robotics operations. The Company operates in three segments: Well Intervention, Robotics and Production Facilities.
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