News coverage about National Grid (NYSE:NGG) has trended positive on Friday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. National Grid earned a news impact score of 0.26 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave headlines about the utilities provider an impact score of 45.8673419012677 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next few days.
These are some of the news headlines that may have effected Accern Sentiment’s scoring:
- National Grid readies for potential power outages (spectrumlocalnews.com)
- Tasmania’s largest solar farm in Latrobe will supply the national grid (theadvocate.com.au)
- High Wind Warning in effect for CNY; tips to stay safe during power outage (wktv.com)
- CPEC to add 17000MW power to national grid, cabinet told (tribune.com.pk)
- Gusts of 50 mph cause scattered power outages across region (dailygazette.com)
Shares of National Grid stock opened at $57.88 on Friday. National Grid has a one year low of $51.44 and a one year high of $75.24. The firm has a market capitalization of $38,638.25, a P/E ratio of 11.81, a P/E/G ratio of 3.60 and a beta of 0.44. The company has a current ratio of 0.77, a quick ratio of 0.71 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.32.
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National Grid Company Profile
National Grid plc transmits and distributes electricity and natural gas. It operates through UK Electricity Transmission, UK Gas Transmission, and US Regulated segments. The UK Electricity Transmission segment owns and operates electricity transmission networks, which comprise approximately 7,200 kilometers of overhead line; 1,500 kilometers of underground cable; and 342 substations located in England and Wales.
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