News stories about Universal Display (NASDAQ:OLED) have trended somewhat positive on Thursday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Universal Display earned a coverage optimism score of 0.10 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news coverage about the semiconductor company an impact score of 45.8221706681989 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next several days.
These are some of the media stories that may have impacted Accern Sentiment Analysis’s scoring:
- 36 Stocks Moving In Wednesday’s Mid-Day Session | Benzinga – Benzinga (benzinga.com)
- Universal Display stock soars on announcement of long-term agreement wtih Samsung Display – MarketWatch (marketwatch.com)
- Universal Display Deal with Samsung ‘Refutes the Bears,’ Says Evercore (finance.yahoo.com)
- Universal Display (OLED) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Thursday (americanbankingnews.com)
- 26 Stocks Moving In Wednesday’s Pre-Market Session – Benzinga (benzinga.com)
Universal Display (NASDAQ:OLED) traded up $13.05 during trading hours on Thursday, hitting $159.15. 3,744,500 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 1,631,063. The company has a market cap of $7,510.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 77.31 and a beta of 0.90. Universal Display has a 12 month low of $66.65 and a 12 month high of $209.00.
In other Universal Display news, Chairman Sherwin I. Seligsohn sold 50,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Friday, January 12th. The shares were sold at an average price of $200.00, for a total transaction of $10,000,000.00. Following the completion of the sale, the chairman now owns 143,119 shares in the company, valued at approximately $28,623,800. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website. Insiders own 5.20% of the company’s stock.
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About Universal Display
Universal Display Corporation is engaged in the research, development and commercialization of organic light emitting diode (OLED), technologies and materials for use in display and solid-state lighting applications. The Company also supplies its OLED materials to manufacturers of OLED displays and lighting products for evaluation and for use in product development and for pre-commercial activities, and it also provides technical assistance and support to these manufacturers.
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