Media coverage about Airgas (NYSE:ARG) has trended somewhat positive on Thursday, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Airgas earned a media sentiment score of 0.04 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news coverage about the basic materials company an impact score of 43.5707999977697 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.
Shares of Airgas (NYSE ARG) opened at $142.96 on Thursday. The stock has a market capitalization of $10,410.00 and a PE ratio of 31.56.
Airgas, Inc is a supplier of industrial, medical and specialty gases, and hard goods, such as welding equipment and related products. The Company is also a producer of atmospheric gases, carbon dioxide, dry ice and nitrous oxide and a supplier of safety products, refrigerants, ammonia products and process chemicals.
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