News stories about Huaneng Power International (NYSE:HNP) have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Huaneng Power International earned a media sentiment score of 0.00 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news headlines about the utilities provider an impact score of 45.3523971504369 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next several days.
A number of research analysts recently issued reports on HNP shares. TheStreet cut shares of Huaneng Power International from a “c” rating to a “d+” rating in a research note on Tuesday, May 16th. Macquarie raised shares of Huaneng Power International from an “underperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Tuesday, May 23rd. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Huaneng Power International from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, May 23rd. Citigroup Inc. raised shares of Huaneng Power International from a “sell” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, May 26th. Finally, ValuEngine cut shares of Huaneng Power International from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, June 2nd. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the stock. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $33.00.
Shares of Huaneng Power International (NYSE HNP) traded down 0.35% on Friday, reaching $25.36. 59,924 shares of the company were exchanged. Huaneng Power International has a 12-month low of $23.70 and a 12-month high of $31.85. The firm has a 50 day moving average price of $27.71 and a 200-day moving average price of $27.95. The stock has a market capitalization of $9.64 billion, a PE ratio of 35.22 and a beta of 0.73.
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