Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect VAALCO Energy (EGY) Stock Price

Headlines about VAALCO Energy (NYSE:EGY) have trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. VAALCO Energy earned a media sentiment score of 0.20 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the energy company an impact score of 45.3609553436325 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next few days.

VAALCO Energy (NYSE:EGY) traded up $0.01 during mid-day trading on Tuesday, hitting $0.81. The stock had a trading volume of 151,700 shares, compared to its average volume of 230,767. VAALCO Energy has a 52 week low of $0.68 and a 52 week high of $1.41. The company has a quick ratio of 0.75, a current ratio of 0.78 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.52. The firm has a market capitalization of $47.64, a PE ratio of 20.25 and a beta of 0.32.

VAALCO Energy (NYSE:EGY) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, November 8th. The energy company reported $0.01 EPS for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of $0.01. VAALCO Energy had a return on equity of 77.99% and a net margin of 3.43%. The firm had revenue of $18.18 million during the quarter.

Separately, TheStreet upgraded VAALCO Energy from a “d” rating to a “c-” rating in a report on Wednesday, November 29th.

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VAALCO Energy Company Profile

VAALCO Energy, Inc is an independent energy company. The Company is engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development and production of crude oil and natural gas. Its segments include Gabon, Angola, Equatorial Guinea, the United States, and Corporate and other, which includes corporate and operations support.

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