Media stories about KT (NYSE:KT) have been trending somewhat negative recently, according to Accern. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. KT earned a news impact score of -0.05 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news headlines about the technology company an impact score of 45.969725710481 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next few days.
Here are some of the headlines that may have effected Accern Sentiment’s rankings:
- KT to help Botswana upgrade broadband networks (globaltelecomsbusiness.com)
- Ohio, Muhlenberg industrial parks hold connection with Daviess County (messenger-inquirer.com)
- General Cable Corporation: Prysmian to Acquire General Cable for $30.00 Per Share in Cash (twst.com)
- Northern Kentucky’s General Cable Corp. agrees to be acquired in $3B deal (wcpo.com)
- Big Rivers Electric Corporation’s Wilson Station receives Governor’s Safety and Health Award (kyforward.com)
A number of analysts have recently commented on KT shares. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of KT from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, September 29th. ValuEngine upgraded shares of KT from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Monday, November 27th. Finally, BidaskClub downgraded shares of KT from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Saturday, August 12th.
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KT Corporation is a telecommunications service provider. The Company’s segments include the Customer/Marketing Group, the Finance Business Group and the Others Group. The Customer/Marketing Group segment is engaged in providing various telecommunication services to individual/home/corporate customers and the convergence business.
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