News articles about Empire District Electric (NYSE:EDE) have been trending somewhat negative this week, according to Alpha One Sentiment. Alpha One, a division of Accern, identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Alpha One ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Empire District Electric earned a daily sentiment score of -0.12 on Alpha One’s scale. Alpha One also assigned news articles about the utilities provider an impact score of 50 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near future.

Empire District Electric (NYSE:EDE) remained flat at $34.09 on Monday. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $34.22 and a 200 day moving average of $34.02. Empire District Electric has a 1-year low of $26.20 and a 1-year high of $34.49.

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About Empire District Electric

The Empire District Electric Company is a regulated utility company. The Company is engaged in the generation, purchase, transmission, distribution and sale of electricity. It provides services with in Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma and Arkansas. The Company operates its businesses in three segments: electric, gas and other.

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