Headlines about DRDGOLD Limited (NYSE:DRD) have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. DRDGOLD Limited earned a daily sentiment score of 0.10 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media headlines about the basic materials company an impact score of 46.3604666272804 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near future.

Here are some of the news stories that may have effected Accern’s analysis:

Shares of DRDGOLD Limited (NYSE DRD) traded down 0.91% during trading on Friday, reaching $3.25. The company had a trading volume of 114,257 shares. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $3.13 and a 200 day moving average of $4.06. DRDGOLD Limited has a 52 week low of $2.84 and a 52 week high of $6.67. The firm has a market capitalization of $137.17 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 39.63 and a beta of -1.96.

Separately, HSBC Holdings plc upgraded DRDGOLD Limited from a “reduce” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, May 15th.

TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: This report was originally reported by The Cerbat Gem and is the sole property of of The Cerbat Gem. If you are accessing this report on another site, it was stolen and reposted in violation of US and international trademark & copyright law. The legal version of this report can be accessed at https://www.thecerbatgem.com/2017/08/26/drdgold-limited-drd-earning-somewhat-positive-news-coverage-accern-reports.html.

About DRDGOLD Limited

DRDGOLD Limited is a gold mining company. The Company is engaged in gold production by tailings retreatment. The Company is focused on the recovery of lower-risk, higher-margin ounces primarily from its metallurgical plant located approximately 50 kilometers east of Johannesburg in Brakpan. The Company owns approximately 100% of its holding company, Ergo Mining Operations Proprietary Limited (EMO).

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for DRDGOLD Limited (NYSE:DRD)

Receive News & Stock Ratings for DRDGOLD Limited Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for DRDGOLD Limited and related stocks with our FREE daily email newsletter.