Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Petroquest Energy (PQ) Stock Price

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Media headlines about Petroquest Energy (NYSE:PQ) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Petroquest Energy earned a news impact score of 0.07 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news stories about the energy company an impact score of 45.2387208560051 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.

Shares of Petroquest Energy stock traded up $0.02 during midday trading on Friday, reaching $0.58. The company had a trading volume of 110,289 shares, compared to its average volume of 255,164. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of -1.24, a current ratio of 0.91 and a quick ratio of 0.91. The firm has a market cap of $14.75 million, a P/E ratio of -1.05 and a beta of 2.21. Petroquest Energy has a 1-year low of $0.47 and a 1-year high of $2.55.

About Petroquest Energy

PetroQuest Energy, Inc engages in the development and exploration of oil and gas properties. Its projects include Arkoma Basin, Wyoming, Texas, and South Louisiana. The company was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Lafayette, LA.

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