GlobalData (LON:DATA) Earning Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Study Shows

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Media stories about GlobalData (LON:DATA) have trended somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. GlobalData earned a news sentiment score of 1.67 on their scale. InfoTrie also gave news stories about the company an news buzz score of 6 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next few days.

These are some of the news headlines that may have impacted GlobalData’s ranking:

Shares of GlobalData stock traded up GBX 2.50 ($0.03) during trading on Friday, hitting GBX 782.50 ($10.22). 261 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 19,942. The firm’s 50-day simple moving average is GBX 712.34. The company has a quick ratio of 0.51, a current ratio of 0.55 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 46.76. The company has a market cap of $925.72 million and a PE ratio of -71.14. GlobalData has a 52-week low of GBX 291.50 ($3.81) and a 52-week high of GBX 818.75 ($10.70).

In related news, insider Michael Danson sold 2,000,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, April 25th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 600 ($7.84), for a total value of £12,000,000 ($15,680,125.44).

GlobalData Company Profile

GlobalData Plc provides business information products and services across various platforms to the consumer, information communications technology, and healthcare markets. The company offers data, insight, and analysis services, as well as performance advertising services. GlobalData Plc serves customers in Europe, North America, and the Asia Pacific.

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