News headlines about Alaska Communications Systems Group (NASDAQ:ALSK) have trended positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Alaska Communications Systems Group earned a media sentiment score of 0.41 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media coverage about the utilities provider an impact score of 44.7493817149957 out of 100, indicating 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:
- Alaska Communications Systems Group Inc (ALSK) CEO Sells $27,700.00 in Stock (americanbankingnews.com)
- BRIEF-Alaska Communications Systems Issues Statement In Response To Schedule 13D/A Filed By Karen Singer & Tar Holdings (ALSK) (markets.businessinsider.com)
- Alaska Communications Comments on Schedule 13D/A Filing by Karen Singer and TAR Holdings LLC (finance.yahoo.com)
- ETFs with exposure to Alaska Communications Systems Group, Inc. : December 29, 2017 (finance.yahoo.com)
- BRIEF-Karen Singer Reports 5 Pct Stake In Alaska Communications Systems Group (businessinsider.com)
Shares of Alaska Communications Systems Group (NASDAQ ALSK) traded down $0.11 on Wednesday, hitting $2.57. The stock had a trading volume of 230,300 shares, compared to its average volume of 212,900. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.09, a quick ratio of 0.94 and a current ratio of 1.03. The firm has a market cap of $137.94, a P/E ratio of -85.67 and a beta of -0.19. Alaska Communications Systems Group has a 12 month low of $1.60 and a 12 month high of $2.91.
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Alaska Communications Systems Group Company Profile
Alaska Communications Systems Group, Inc is a fiber broadband and managed information technology (IT) services provider. The Company is focused primarily on business and wholesale customers in and out of Alaska. The Company also provides telecommunication services to consumers across Alaska. The Company’s facilities-based communications network extends across Alaska and connects to the contiguous states through its undersea fiber optic cable systems and its usage rights on an undersea system.
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