Media stories about Dynegy (NYSE:DYN) have been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, Accern reports. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Dynegy earned a daily sentiment score of 0.15 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media stories about the utilities provider an impact score of 46.8728241830716 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.
Here are some of the news articles that may have effected Accern Sentiment’s rankings:
- Dynegy Inc (DYN): Look out for Analysts’ Recommendation – ExpertGazette (expertgazette.com)
- Dynegy Launches Cash Tender Offer – Business Wire (press release) (businesswire.com)
- Q3 2017 Earnings Forecast for Dynegy Inc. Issued By SunTrust Banks (DYN) (americanbankingnews.com)
- Dynegy Inc. (DYN) and First Solar, Inc. (FSLR) Ups & Downs At Street- ADDvantage Technologies Group, Inc. (AEY) – Investing News Update (investingbizz.com)
- Dynegy Registers Shares as Required by Investor Rights Agreement – Business Wire (press release) (businesswire.com)
Shares of Dynegy (NYSE DYN) opened at 8.48 on Friday. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is $8.40 and its 200-day moving average price is $8.01. Dynegy has a 52 week low of $5.84 and a 52 week high of $14.34. The company’s market cap is $1.11 billion.
Dynegy (NYSE:DYN) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, August 3rd. The utilities provider reported ($0.83) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of ($0.22) by $0.61. The company had revenue of $1.16 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $972.27 million. Dynegy had a negative net margin of 2.72% and a negative return on equity of 12.97%. Analysts expect that Dynegy will post ($0.82) EPS for the current year.
DYN has been the topic of a number of analyst reports. Deutsche Bank AG dropped their price objective on Dynegy from $11.00 to $10.00 and set a “hold” rating on the stock in a research note on Monday, August 7th. BidaskClub cut Dynegy from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Friday, July 28th. Finally, Barclays PLC reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $13.00 price objective on shares of Dynegy in a research note on Tuesday, July 25th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the stock. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $10.82.
Dynegy Inc (Dynegy) is a holding company and conducts the business operations through its subsidiaries. The primary business of Dynegy is the production and sale of electric energy, capacity and ancillary services from the fleet of 18 operating power plants in six states totaling approximately 12,300 megawatt (MW) of generating capacity.
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