News stories about Genie Energy (NYSE:GNE) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. Accern scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Genie Energy earned a coverage optimism score of 0.09 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media coverage about the oil and gas producer an impact score of 45.4218355472333 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.

Genie Energy (NYSE GNE) opened at $4.81 on Wednesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.05, a quick ratio of 1.60 and a current ratio of 1.70. Genie Energy has a 12 month low of $4.18 and a 12 month high of $8.31.

Genie Energy (NYSE:GNE) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 2nd. The oil and gas producer reported $0.02 earnings per share for the quarter. Genie Energy had a negative net margin of 3.62% and a negative return on equity of 15.84%. The business had revenue of $69.47 million during the quarter.

In other Genie Energy news, Director James A. Courter sold 5,000 shares of Genie Energy stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, October 12th. The shares were sold at an average price of $6.53, for a total value of $32,650.00. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink. Over the last three months, insiders have sold 20,000 shares of company stock valued at $120,500. Corporate insiders own 31.00% of the company’s stock.

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About Genie Energy

Genie Energy Ltd. (Genie) owns interest in its subsidiary, Genie Energy International Corporation, which owns Genie Retail Energy and Genie Oil and Gas, Inc The Company operates through three segments: Genie Retail Energy (GRE), Afek Oil and Gas, Ltd. (Afek), and Genie Oil and Gas (GOGAS). The GRE segment operates retail energy providers (REPs), including IDT Energy, Inc and Residents Energy, Inc, and energy brokerage and marketing services.

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