Press coverage about Pyxis Tankers (NASDAQ:PXS) has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Pyxis Tankers earned a media sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news headlines about the transportation company an impact score of 45.9904094348295 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next several days.

Shares of Pyxis Tankers (NASDAQ PXS) traded up $0.17 on Wednesday, hitting $4.07. 1,172,100 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 237,515. Pyxis Tankers has a 1 year low of $0.90 and a 1 year high of $12.22. The company has a quick ratio of 0.12, a current ratio of 0.17 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.41.

Several research analysts have commented on the stock. Maxim Group lowered shares of Pyxis Tankers from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $3.00 price objective for the company. in a research note on Monday, December 4th. ValuEngine lowered shares of Pyxis Tankers from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, November 16th.

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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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