A measure of the bullishness / bearishness of the language used in media coverage of a given stock on a given day. Ranges from -5 (extremely negative coverage) to +5 (extremely positive coverage); a score of 0 indicates an absence of articles for that day.
Alternatively, scores may also be expressed on a 0 to 10 scale with 0 still indicating an absence of articles for that day, 1,2,3 a negative score, 4,5,6,7 a neutral score, and 8,9,10 a positive score.
The overall sentiment score is computed as a weighted average of sentiment scores over news titles, headers and company specific phrases. A significant correlation between news sentiment and stock prices is observed across most listings.
We can also provide sentiment scores from 1 – 100 on demand.