News coverage about Gencor Industries (NASDAQ:GENC) has been trending somewhat negative on Friday, Accern reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing 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. Gencor Industries earned a media sentiment score of -0.01 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news stories about the industrial products company an impact score of 48.4230281948494 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next several days.
Here are some of the media headlines that may have impacted Accern Sentiment’s rankings:
- Gencor Industries Inc. (GENC) Major Shareholder Sells $227,968.68 in Stock (americanbankingnews.com)
- ETFs with exposure to Gencor Industries, Inc. : October 11, 2017 (finance.yahoo.com)
- Gencor Industries, Inc. :GENC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : October 10, 2017 (finance.yahoo.com)
- Gencor Industries Inc. (GENC) Major Shareholder Sherry Houtkin Sells 13,026 Shares (americanbankingnews.com)
- Gencor Industries Inc. (GENC) Major Shareholder Sherry Houtkin Sells 25,000 Shares (americanbankingnews.com)
Shares of Gencor Industries (GENC) opened at 18.10 on Friday. Gencor Industries has a 1-year low of $11.02 and a 1-year high of $18.40. The company has a market cap of $260.66 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 29.67 and a beta of 0.66. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $16.71 and a 200 day moving average of $16.14.
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In related news, major shareholder Sherry Houtkin sold 12,588 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, October 11th. The stock was sold at an average price of $18.11, for a total transaction of $227,968.68. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link. Also, Director Cort J. Dondero sold 7,500 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, September 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of $16.02, for a total value of $120,150.00. Following the transaction, the director now owns 3,769 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $60,379.38. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. In the last 90 days, insiders have sold 283,522 shares of company stock valued at $4,963,850. 31.82% of the stock is owned by corporate insiders.
Gencor Industries Company Profile
Gencor Industries, Inc is a manufacturer of heavy machinery used in the production of highway construction materials, synthetic fuels and environmental control equipment. The Company designs, manufactures and sells machinery and related equipment used primarily for the production of asphalt and highway construction materials.
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