News coverage about GWG (NASDAQ:GWGH) has trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. GWG earned a news sentiment score of 0.16 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media headlines about the financial services provider an impact score of 46.580056821664 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next few days.

GWG (GWGH) traded down $0.08 during trading hours on Thursday, reaching $9.49. The company had a trading volume of 1,500 shares, compared to its average volume of 3,587. The company has a market capitalization of $55.62, a price-to-earnings ratio of 2.90 and a beta of 0.49. GWG has a 12 month low of $7.50 and a 12 month high of $11.25. The company has a quick ratio of 20.89, a current ratio of 20.89 and a debt-to-equity ratio of -21.50.

A number of equities analysts have recently commented on the company. Roth Capital set a $15.00 price target on GWG and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Monday, August 14th. ValuEngine lowered GWG from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, August 24th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research lowered GWG from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, October 20th.

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GWG Company Profile

GWG Holdings, Inc is the parent company of GWG Life, is a financial services company. The Company is focused on transforming the life insurance industry through its products and services. The Company has developed a new suite of options for the life insurance secondary market called LifeCare Xchange (LCX).

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