News coverage about DryShips (NASDAQ:DRYS) has been trending somewhat positive on Friday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. DryShips earned a media sentiment score of 0.17 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media stories about the shipping company an impact score of 46.3528817954269 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next few days.

Here are some of the media stories that may have effected Accern Sentiment’s rankings:

A number of brokerages have issued reports on DRYS. ValuEngine upgraded DryShips from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, December 6th. BidaskClub lowered DryShips from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Thursday, December 21st.

DryShips (NASDAQ DRYS) opened at $3.54 on Friday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.11, a quick ratio of 4.01 and a current ratio of 4.01. DryShips has a 12-month low of $0.98 and a 12-month high of $31,908.80. The stock has a market capitalization of $370.07, a price-to-earnings ratio of 0.00 and a beta of 2.18.

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DryShips Company Profile

DryShips, Inc is a holding company. The Company owns drybulk carriers and offshore support vessels. The Company operates through two segments: the drybulk carrier and the offshore support. Under its drybulk segment, the Company operates as a provider of drybulk commodities transportation services for the steel, electric utility, construction and agri-food industries.

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