Headlines about Seadrill (NYSE:SDRL) have been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Seadrill earned a media sentiment score of 0.11 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave headlines about the oil and gas company an impact score of 45.5005647521815 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next several days.

Here are some of the headlines that may have impacted Accern’s analysis:

Separately, ValuEngine downgraded Seadrill from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, November 20th.

Shares of Seadrill (NYSE SDRL) traded up $0.01 during midday trading on Thursday, hitting $0.28. The stock had a trading volume of 6,405,679 shares, compared to its average volume of 5,310,000. Seadrill has a twelve month low of $0.15 and a twelve month high of $3.33. The stock has a market capitalization of $141.92, a P/E ratio of -0.24 and a beta of 3.02. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.56, a quick ratio of 0.50 and a current ratio of 0.50.

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About Seadrill

Seadrill Limited is an offshore drilling contractor providing offshore drilling services to the oil and gas industry. The Company’s primary business is the ownership and operation of drillships, semi-submersible rigs and jack-up rigs for operations in shallow-, mid-, deep-, and ultra deepwater areas, and in benign and harsh environments.

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