News stories about Ur-Energy (NYSE:URG) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Alpha One Sentiment reports. The research firm, a division of Accern, rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Alpha One ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Ur-Energy earned a media sentiment score of 0.07 on Alpha One’s scale. Alpha One also assigned media stories about the basic materials company an impact score of 0 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next several days.
Here are some of the news articles that may have effected Alpha One Sentiment Analysis’s analysis:
Shares of Ur-Energy (NYSE:URG) traded down 0.99% during trading on Friday, reaching $0.50. 709,489 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. The company’s 50-day moving average is $0.64 and its 200 day moving average is $0.62. Ur-Energy has a 52-week low of $0.41 and a 52-week high of $0.91. The company’s market cap is $72.81 million.
A number of research firms recently issued reports on URG. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Ur-Energy from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, March 15th. Roth Capital set a $2.00 price objective on shares of Ur-Energy and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Saturday, March 11th.
Ur-Energy Inc is an exploration-stage mining company. The Company is engaged in uranium mining, recovery and processing activities, including the acquisition, exploration, development and operation of uranium mineral properties in the United States. Its flagship property is the Lost Creek Project in Sweetwater County, Wyoming.