News articles about Pyxis Tankers (NASDAQ:PXS) have been trending positive this week, according to Accern. Accern ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing 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 closest to one being the most favorable. Pyxis Tankers earned a daily sentiment score of 0.26 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the transportation company an impact score of 46.0720912029558 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near term.

Shares of Pyxis Tankers (PXS) traded down $0.04 during trading on Tuesday, hitting $1.85. 57,696 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 3,829. Pyxis Tankers has a 1 year low of $0.90 and a 1 year high of $4.25. The company has a current ratio of 0.21, a quick ratio of 0.17 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.42.

A number of research analysts have commented on the stock. Maxim Group set a $4.00 price target on shares of Pyxis Tankers and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, August 11th. Aegis assumed coverage on shares of Pyxis Tankers in a research report on Wednesday, August 9th. They set a “buy” rating and a $3.50 price target on the stock.

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About Pyxis Tankers

Pyxis Tankers Inc is a holding company. The Company is an international maritime transportation company focused on the product tanker sector. It owns a fleet of six double hull product tankers: Pyxis Epsilon with carrying capacity of approximately 50,300 deadweight tonnage (dwt); Pyxis Theta with carrying capacity of approximately 51,800 dwt, Pyxis Malou with carrying capacity of over 50,670 dwt; Pyxis Delta with carrying capacity of approximately 46,620 dwt; Northsea Beta with carrying capacity of over 8,650 dwt, and Northsea Alpha with carrying capacity of approximately 8,615 dwt.

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