News coverage about Media General (NYSE:MEG) has been trending positive on Friday, AlphaOne Sentiment reports. The research group, a subsidiary of Accern, scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources. AlphaOne ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Media General earned a media sentiment score of 0.28 on AlphaOne’s scale. AlphaOne also assigned media coverage about the company an impact score of 92 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.
Media General (NYSE:MEG) remained flat at $18.51 during midday trading on Friday. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $18.71 and its 200-day moving average price is $17.98. Media General has a 52 week low of $14.81 and a 52 week high of $19.28.
Separately, Zacks Investment Research raised Media General from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, January 11th.
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About Media General
Media General, Inc is a television broadcasting and digital media company. The Company provides news, information and entertainment in markets across the United States. The Company operates or services 71 network-affiliated broadcast television stations in 48 markets along with the digital media business.
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