News headlines about Euronav (NYSE:EURN) have been trending somewhat positive on Wednesday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Euronav earned a daily sentiment score of 0.16 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the shipping company an impact score of 44.4669870929729 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.

These are some of the news articles that may have effected Accern Sentiment Analysis’s scoring:

A number of analysts have recently weighed in on the company. Stifel Nicolaus set a $9.00 price objective on Euronav and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, December 22nd. TheStreet cut Euronav from a “c-” rating to a “d+” rating in a research report on Tuesday, November 14th. Zacks Investment Research raised Euronav from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, November 3rd. BidaskClub raised Euronav from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, October 13th. Finally, Deutsche Bank set a $10.00 price objective on Euronav and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, December 21st. Four analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Euronav has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $9.17.

Euronav (EURN) opened at $8.80 on Wednesday. The stock has a market capitalization of $1,400.00 and a price-to-earnings ratio of 6.82. Euronav has a 52 week low of $6.90 and a 52 week high of $9.00. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.46, a current ratio of 1.29 and a quick ratio of 1.64.

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Euronav Company Profile

Euronav NV, together with its subsidiaries, owns, operates, and manages a fleet of vessels for the ocean transportation and storage of crude oil and petroleum products worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Tankers; and Floating Production, Storage, and Offloading Operations. As of April 4, 2017, it owned and operated a fleet of 55 double hulled vessels, including 31 very large crude carriers, 1 V-Plus vessel, 19 Suezmax vessels, and 2 floating, storage, and offloading vessels, as well as 2 Suezmax vessels under construction.

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