Media headlines about Western Refining (NYSE:WNR) have trended somewhat positive on Thursday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Western Refining earned a news impact score of 0.11 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news headlines about the oil and gas company an impact score of 45.9757349172414 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the immediate future.

Shares of Western Refining (NYSE:WNR) traded down 0.06% during midday trading on Thursday, hitting $36.18. The stock had a trading volume of 17,018,870 shares. The stock has a 50-day moving average price of $35.15 and a 200-day moving average price of $36.09. Western Refining has a 12-month low of $18.14 and a 12-month high of $40.09.

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About Western Refining

Western Refining, Inc is an independent crude oil refiner and marketer of refined products. The Company operates through segments, including refining, Western Refining Logistics, LP (WNRL), retail and Other. As of December 31, 2016, the refining segment owned and operated three refineries that process crude oil and other feedstocks primarily into gasoline, diesel fuel, jet fuel and asphalt.

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