News coverage about StealthGas (NASDAQ:GASS) has trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. StealthGas earned a news impact score of 0.19 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media coverage about the shipping company an impact score of 47.0362113641343 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the immediate future.
Separately, Zacks Investment Research cut shares of StealthGas from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Friday, August 25th.
StealthGas (NASDAQ GASS) traded up $0.08 during trading on Friday, hitting $4.00. 47,082 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 100,715. StealthGas has a one year low of $2.90 and a one year high of $4.78. The firm has a market cap of $156.25, a PE ratio of 24.50 and a beta of 1.83. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.56, a current ratio of 0.60 and a quick ratio of 0.57.
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StealthGas Inc is a provider of international seaborne transportation services to liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) producers and users, as well as crude oil and product carriers to oil producers, refineries and commodities traders. The Company owns a fleet of LPG carriers. Its LPG carriers carry various petroleum gas products in liquefied form, including propane, butane, butadiene, isopropane, propylene and vinyl chloride monomer, which are all byproducts of the production of crude oil and natural gas.
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