News stories about US Gold (NASDAQ:USAU) have been trending somewhat negative on Saturday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. US Gold earned a daily sentiment score of -0.06 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media headlines about the technology company an impact score of 45.6888248480122 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near term.
Several equities research analysts recently weighed in on the company. Zacks Investment Research lowered US Gold from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Saturday, August 11th. HC Wainwright assumed coverage on US Gold in a report on Tuesday, July 10th. They issued a “buy” rating and a $3.00 price objective for the company.
USAU traded down $0.06 during trading hours on Friday, hitting $1.02. The stock had a trading volume of 80,348 shares, compared to its average volume of 80,770. US Gold has a 1 year low of $0.99 and a 1 year high of $3.27.
US Gold Company Profile
U.S. Gold Corp. focuses on the exploration and development of gold properties in the United States. It has interests in the Keystone and the Gold Bar projects located on the Cortez trend in Nevada; and the Copper King gold and copper project located in southeast Wyoming. The company is based in Elko, Nevada.
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