Media stories about EMC (NYSE:EMC) have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Alpha One. The research firm, a unit of Accern, ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Alpha One ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. EMC earned a media sentiment score of 0.01 on Alpha One’s scale. Alpha One also gave headlines about the information technology service provider an impact score of 88 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is very likely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near future.

These are some of the headlines that may have effected AlphaOne Sentiment Analysis’s scoring:

Shares of EMC (NYSE:EMC) traded up 0.97% during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting $29.05. The stock had a trading volume of 102,673,327 shares. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $28.52 and its 200-day moving average is $27.28. EMC has a 1-year low of $22.99 and a 1-year high of $29.13.

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EMC Company Profile

EMC Corporation (EMC) develops, delivers and supports the information technology (IT) industry’s range of information infrastructure and virtual infrastructure technologies, solutions and services. EMC manages the Company as part of a federation of businesses: EMC Information Infrastructure, VMware Virtual Infrastructure, Pivotal and Virtustream.

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