Headlines about Uranium Resources (NASDAQ:WWR) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of news 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 negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Uranium Resources earned a media sentiment score of 0.16 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news coverage about the basic materials company an impact score of 44.8305618841419 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the immediate future.

Several analysts recently issued reports on WWR shares. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Uranium Resources from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $1.75 price objective for the company in a report on Wednesday, June 14th. Roth Capital set a $3.00 price objective on shares of Uranium Resources and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 24th. Finally, ValuEngine upgraded shares of Uranium Resources from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday, June 27th.

Shares of Uranium Resources (NASDAQ WWR) opened at 1.4215 on Friday. Uranium Resources has a 12 month low of $0.97 and a 12 month high of $4.00. The company’s 50 day moving average is $1.43 and its 200-day moving average is $1.63.

Uranium Resources (NASDAQ:WWR) last released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, August 14th. The basic materials company reported ($0.11) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of ($0.13) by $0.02. During the same period last year, the company posted ($0.86) earnings per share. On average, equities research analysts expect that Uranium Resources will post ($0.29) earnings per share for the current year.

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About Uranium Resources

Westwater Resources Inc, formerly Uranium Resources, Inc, is engaged in developing energy-related metals. As of December 16, 2016, the Company had developed land position in two prospective lithium brine basins in Nevada and Utah in preparation for exploration and development of any resources that may be discovered there.

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