Headlines about Southern Company Gas (NYSE:GAS) have trended positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. 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 companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Southern Company Gas earned a news sentiment score of 0.30 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned press coverage about the utilities provider an impact score of 45.1805884233589 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next few days.
These are some of the media headlines that may have impacted Accern’s scoring:
- Cold Snap Boosts March Natural Gas Prices for Western Markets (naturalgasintel.com)
- Natural gas company expanding service to Sidney (centralmaine.com)
- Unitil proposes natural gas distribution line in Epping (unionleader.com)
- Chattanooga Gas Co. seeks 13 percent rate increase (timesfreepress.com)
- Residents throng gas agencies over rumours of shortage (timesofindia.indiatimes.com)
Southern Company Gas (GAS) remained flat at $$65.97 during mid-day trading on Friday. Southern Company Gas has a one year low of $46.36 and a one year high of $66.49. The firm has a market capitalization of $7,960.00, a PE ratio of 23.23 and a beta of -0.08.
About Southern Company Gas
Southern Company Gas, formerly AGL Resources Inc, is a natural gas-only distribution company. The Company operates in four operating segments: distribution operations, retail operations, wholesale services and midstream operations. The Company’s distribution operations segment is engaged in providing natural gas to residential, commercial and industrial customers.
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