Media headlines about Baker Hughes A GE (NYSE:BHI) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Baker Hughes A GE earned a coverage optimism score of 0.21 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media headlines about the oilfield services provider an impact score of 45.5873662512161 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near term.

Shares of Baker Hughes A GE (BHI) traded up $3.17 during trading on Thursday, hitting $57.68. The stock had a trading volume of 4,124,500 shares, compared to its average volume of 2,667,498. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.23, a current ratio of 4.21 and a quick ratio of 3.31. Baker Hughes A GE has a 12 month low of $43.09 and a 12 month high of $68.59.

Several brokerages recently issued reports on BHI. Royal Bank Of Canada reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $38.00 price target on shares of Baker Hughes A GE in a report on Wednesday, October 25th. Loop Capital reiterated a “hold” rating and issued a $37.00 price target on shares of Baker Hughes A GE in a report on Monday, October 23rd. UBS began coverage on Baker Hughes A GE in a report on Thursday, October 19th. They issued a “hold” rating and a $36.00 price target for the company. Finally, Barclays began coverage on Baker Hughes A GE in a report on Thursday, August 31st. They issued a “buy” rating and a $41.00 price target for the company. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, sixteen have assigned a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $59.00.

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About Baker Hughes A GE

Baker Hughes, a GE Company is an oil and gas company. The Company is a provider of integrated oilfield products, services and digital solutions. The Company’s products and services include upstream, midstream, downstream, industrial and digital. The Company’s upstream, which includes evaluation, drilling, completions and production.

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