Press coverage about Midstates Petroleum (NYSE:MPO) has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Midstates Petroleum earned a media sentiment score of 0.22 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the energy producer an impact score of 45.5894793270811 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near term.

Separately, Noble Financial reissued a “hold” rating on shares of Midstates Petroleum in a report on Thursday, November 16th.

Shares of Midstates Petroleum (NYSE MPO) opened at $16.22 on Wednesday. Midstates Petroleum has a fifty-two week low of $10.87 and a fifty-two week high of $22.54. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.21, a quick ratio of 2.03 and a current ratio of 2.03.

In related news, major shareholder Centerbridge Credit Partners, sold 307,000 shares of Midstates Petroleum stock in a transaction on Friday, November 3rd. The stock was sold at an average price of $16.05, for a total value of $4,927,350.00. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Also, major shareholder Cayman Gp Ltd. Cscp II sold 149,531 shares of Midstates Petroleum stock in a transaction on Wednesday, November 1st. The stock was sold at an average price of $16.00, for a total value of $2,392,496.00. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. In the last three months, insiders sold 968,231 shares of company stock valued at $15,450,415. Corporate insiders own 1.89% of the company’s stock.

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Midstates Petroleum Company Profile

Midstates Petroleum Company, Inc is an independent exploration and production company. The Company operates oil and natural gas properties, and is engaged in the exploration, development and production of oil, natural gas liquids (NGLs) and natural gas. It is focused on the application of drilling and completion techniques in oil and basins in the onshore United States.

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