News coverage about National Western Life Group (NASDAQ:NWLI) has trended positive on Thursday, according to Accern. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. National Western Life Group earned a media sentiment score of 0.48 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media coverage about the financial services provider an impact score of 45.4847168650917 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near future.
Shares of National Western Life Group (NASDAQ:NWLI) opened at $303.40 on Thursday. National Western Life Group has a 12 month low of $276.00 and a 12 month high of $368.00. The firm has a market cap of $1,077.02, a P/E ratio of 11.36 and a beta of 1.40.
Separately, BidaskClub downgraded shares of National Western Life Group from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday, December 12th.
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National Western Life Insurance Company (National Western) is a stock life insurance company. The Company operates in two segments: Domestic Insurance Operations and International Insurance Operations. The products marketed under domestic insurance operations are annuities, universal life insurance and traditional life insurance, which include both term and whole life products.
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