Media headlines about PowerShare Buyback Achievers Fund (NYSE:PKW) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. PowerShare Buyback Achievers Fund earned a media sentiment score of 0.23 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news stories about the exchange traded fund an impact score of 41.9600891787587 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the immediate future.
Shares of PowerShare Buyback Achievers Fund (PKW) traded up 0.31% during trading on Friday, hitting $54.45. The stock had a trading volume of 35,841 shares. PowerShare Buyback Achievers Fund has a 12-month low of $46.07 and a 12-month high of $54.92. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $53.83 and its 200-day moving average is $52.96.
PowerShare Buyback Achievers Fund Company Profile
PowerShares Buyback Achievers Portfolio (the Fund) seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield of the Share BuyBack Achievers Index (the Index). The Index is designed to track the performance of companies that meet the requirements to be classified as BuyBack Achievers. To become eligible for inclusion in the Index, a company must be incorporated in the United States, trade on a United States exchange and must have repurchased at least 5% or more of its outstanding shares for the trailing 12 months.
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