News coverage about Energy XXI Gulf Coast (NASDAQ:EXXI) has trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Energy XXI Gulf Coast earned a news sentiment score of 0.10 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media headlines about the oil and gas producer an impact score of 46.9839581938247 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near future.
Energy XXI Gulf Coast (EXXI) traded up $0.11 during mid-day trading on Monday, hitting $5.13. 1,116,800 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 220,002. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.21, a quick ratio of 1.38 and a current ratio of 1.38. Energy XXI Gulf Coast has a 52 week low of $4.77 and a 52 week high of $35.96.
In other Energy XXI Gulf Coast news, CEO Douglas E. Brooks bought 25,000 shares of Energy XXI Gulf Coast stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, November 20th. The shares were bought at an average price of $4.94 per share, with a total value of $123,500.00. Following the acquisition, the chief executive officer now owns 10,000 shares in the company, valued at $49,400. The purchase was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. 0.08% of the stock is currently owned by company insiders.
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About Energy XXI Gulf Coast
Energy XXI Gulf Coast, Inc (EGC) is an independent oil and natural gas development and production company which was focused on development drilling on the Company’s core properties. The Company’s properties are located in the United States Gulf of Mexico waters and the Gulf Coast onshore. The Company operates nine oilfields on the Gulf of Mexico Shelf.
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