Media headlines about InterOil (NYSE:IOC) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. InterOil earned a media sentiment score of 0.10 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned headlines about the oil and gas company an impact score of 44.9246554363739 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next several days.
NYSE IOC remained flat at $$48.36 during mid-day trading on Tuesday. InterOil has a fifty-two week low of $25.31 and a fifty-two week high of $51.49.
InterOil Corporation (InterOil) is an oil and gas business with a sole focus on Papua New Guinea (PNG). The Company’s segments include Upstream and Corporate. The Upstream segment includes exploration, appraisal and development of hydrocarbon structures in PNG. The Corporate segment provides support to the Company’s other business segments through business development and improvement activities, general services, administration, human resources, executive management, financing and treasury, government affairs and investor relations.