Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Gulf Island Fabrication (NASDAQ:GIFI) Stock Price

Media headlines about Gulf Island Fabrication (NASDAQ:GIFI) have been trending somewhat positive on Saturday, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern rates the sentiment of press 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 positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Gulf Island Fabrication earned a coverage optimism score of 0.23 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media coverage about the oil and gas company an impact score of 45.5684198974173 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near future.

Shares of Gulf Island Fabrication (NASDAQ:GIFI) traded up $0.10 during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $13.35. The stock had a trading volume of 33,442 shares, compared to its average volume of 31,473. The firm has a market capitalization of $197.39, a price-to-earnings ratio of -8.24 and a beta of 0.84. Gulf Island Fabrication has a 12-month low of $8.90 and a 12-month high of $13.95.

Gulf Island Fabrication (NASDAQ:GIFI) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October 26th. The oil and gas company reported ($0.21) EPS for the quarter. Gulf Island Fabrication had a negative return on equity of 9.45% and a negative net margin of 12.71%.

Separately, TheStreet raised Gulf Island Fabrication from a “d+” rating to a “c-” rating in a research note on Tuesday, November 21st.

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About Gulf Island Fabrication

Gulf Island Fabrication, Inc (Gulf Island) is a holding company. The Company, along with its subsidiaries, is a fabricator of steel platforms and other specialized structures for customers in the offshore oil and gas industry. It also performs onshore and offshore construction and fabrication services for customers in the marine industry.

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