Media coverage about OrthoPediatrics Corp. (NASDAQ:KIDS) has trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than 20 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 nearest to one being the most favorable. OrthoPediatrics Corp. earned a media sentiment score of 0.11 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media coverage about the company an impact score of 48.2187554984099 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next few days.
Shares of OrthoPediatrics Corp. (KIDS) traded up 0.67% during trading on Friday, hitting $18.07. 21,997 shares of the company were exchanged. OrthoPediatrics Corp. has a 12 month low of $17.03 and a 12 month high of $19.67. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $18.03 and its 200 day moving average price is $18.03. The stock’s market cap is $217.64 million.
In other news, Director Harold Ruf acquired 11,500 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, October 16th. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $13.00 per share, for a total transaction of $149,500.00. The acquisition was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink.
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About OrthoPediatrics Corp.
OrthoPediatrics Corp. is a medical device company. The Company designs, develops and commercializes orthopedic implants and instruments to meet the specialized needs of pediatric surgeons and their patients. It operates through the OrthoPediatrics segment, which designs, develops and markets implants and devices for children with orthopedic problems.
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