Media headlines about Bristow Group (NYSE:BRS) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Bristow Group earned a media sentiment score of 0.10 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned press coverage about the oil and gas company an impact score of 45.8195516877542 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next several days.

Bristow Group (NYSE:BRS) opened at $14.62 on Tuesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.97, a current ratio of 1.34 and a quick ratio of 1.02. The firm has a market capitalization of $538.61, a price-to-earnings ratio of -2.81 and a beta of 3.15. Bristow Group has a 12 month low of $6.21 and a 12 month high of $19.36.

Several research analysts have issued reports on the company. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Bristow Group from a “buy” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, October 31st. Barclays upped their price objective on Bristow Group from $10.00 to $16.00 and gave the stock an “equal weight” rating in a report on Tuesday, November 14th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have issued a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the company. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $15.00.

In related news, insider Jonathan Baliff purchased 2,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, November 30th. The shares were bought at an average price of $14.84 per share, with a total value of $29,680.00. Following the purchase, the insider now directly owns 69,344 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,029,064.96. The acquisition was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link. Corporate insiders own 10.00% of the company’s stock.

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Bristow Group Company Profile

Bristow Group Inc is an industrial aviation services provider and helicopter service provider to the offshore energy industry. The Industrial Aviation Services segment’s operations are conducted primarily through four regions: Europe Caspian, Africa, Americas and Asia Pacific. The Europe Caspian region consists of all its operations and affiliates in Europe and Central Asia, including Norway, the United Kingdom and Turkmenistan.

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