Headlines about InterOil (NYSE:IOC) have been trending positive recently, AlphaOne Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm, a division of Accern, identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. AlphaOne ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. InterOil earned a media sentiment score of 0.32 on AlphaOne’s scale. AlphaOne also gave media headlines about the oil and gas company an impact score of 68 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is likely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near future.
InterOil (NYSE IOC) traded down 0.08% during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $48.36. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 1,680,398 shares. The firm has a 50 day moving average price of $48.06 and a 200 day moving average price of $48.77. InterOil has a 52-week low of $25.38 and a 52-week high of $51.49.
InterOil Corporation (InterOil) is an oil and gas business with a sole focus on Papua New Guinea (PNG). The Company’s segments include Upstream and Corporate. The Upstream segment includes exploration, appraisal and development of hydrocarbon structures in PNG. The Corporate segment provides support to the Company’s other business segments through business development and improvement activities, general services, administration, human resources, executive management, financing and treasury, government affairs and investor relations.
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