News articles about Amec Foster Wheeler (NYSE:AMFW) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Amec Foster Wheeler earned a daily sentiment score of 0.17 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media coverage about the company an impact score of 43.8843468506487 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near term.

A number of equities research analysts have recently issued reports on AMFW shares. BidaskClub raised shares of Amec Foster Wheeler from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday, September 26th. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Amec Foster Wheeler from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, September 7th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy”.

Amec Foster Wheeler (NYSE:AMFW) traded down $0.04 during trading hours on Monday, reaching $7.01. 47,900 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 82,449. Amec Foster Wheeler has a 52 week low of $4.96 and a 52 week high of $7.70.

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