Media stories about SK Telecom Co (NYSE:SKM) have trended positive recently, Alpha One Sentiment reports. The research firm, a subsidiary of Accern, ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Alpha One ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. SK Telecom Co earned a daily sentiment score of 0.40 on Alpha One’s scale. Alpha One also gave media coverage about the Wireless communications provider an impact score of 0 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next few days.
A number of analysts have recently commented on the stock. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of SK Telecom Co from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, April 6th. Citigroup Inc reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of SK Telecom Co in a research note on Monday, April 24th.
Shares of SK Telecom Co (NYSE:SKM) traded up 2.58% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $24.29. 501,678 shares of the stock were exchanged. The stock has a 50-day moving average price of $24.06 and a 200 day moving average price of $22.60. SK Telecom Co has a 52-week low of $19.31 and a 52-week high of $26.07. The firm has a market cap of $15.45 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 10.45 and a beta of 0.60.
WARNING: “SK Telecom Co (SKM) Getting Positive News Coverage, Study Finds” was first reported by Chaffey Breeze and is the sole property of of Chaffey Breeze. If you are accessing this article on another website, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of international copyright legislation. The original version of this article can be read at https://www.chaffeybreeze.com/2017/05/19/sk-telecom-co-skm-receiving-favorable-media-coverage-report-finds-updated.html.
About SK Telecom Co
SK Telecom Co, Ltd. provides wireless telecommunications in Korea. The Company is engaged in the commercial development and implementation of wireless and fixed-line technologies and services, as well as develop its platforms, including Internet of things (IoT) solutions, lifestyle enhancement and advanced media.
Receive News & Ratings for SK Telecom Co Ltd Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for SK Telecom Co Ltd and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.