YPF (YPF) Getting Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Study Shows

Media headlines about YPF (NYSE:YPF) have trended somewhat positive on Monday, according to Accern. Accern identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. YPF earned a media sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media headlines about the oil and gas exploration company an impact score of 45.9776202954869 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next few days.

Shares of YPF (NYSE YPF) traded up $0.30 during mid-day trading on Monday, hitting $23.16. 1,074,700 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 1,287,445. The company has a quick ratio of 0.96, a current ratio of 1.28 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.13. The firm has a market capitalization of $9,150.00, a PE ratio of 85.78 and a beta of 1.95. YPF has a 52-week low of $18.41 and a 52-week high of $26.70.

A number of brokerages recently weighed in on YPF. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of YPF from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, November 1st. JPMorgan Chase & Co. upgraded shares of YPF from a “neutral” rating to an “overweight” rating and set a $29.00 price objective for the company in a report on Wednesday, October 25th. Santander upgraded shares of YPF from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Monday, December 11th. Finally, Credit Suisse Group cut shares of YPF from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a report on Monday, January 29th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $28.00.

COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: “YPF (YPF) Getting Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Study Shows” was first reported by Chaffey Breeze and is the property of of Chaffey Breeze. If you are accessing this piece of content on another domain, it was stolen and republished in violation of international copyright & trademark legislation. The original version of this piece of content can be accessed at https://www.chaffeybreeze.com/2018/02/19/ypf-ypf-getting-somewhat-positive-media-coverage-study-shows.html.

YPF Company Profile

YPF Sociedad Anonima (YPF) is an energy company. The Company is operating a fully integrated oil and gas chain. The Company operates through the segments, including Exploration and Production, Downstream, and Corporate and Other. The Company’s Exploration and Production segment includes exploration and production activities, natural gas and crude oil purchases, sales of natural gas, and to a lesser extent crude oil, to third parties and intersegment sales of crude oil, natural gas and its byproducts.

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for YPF (NYSE:YPF)

Receive News & Ratings for YPF Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for YPF and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.

Leave a Reply