Score: Neutral (60)
1 day at current score.
Downgraded from Positive on January 15th 2018
- This company ranked neutral compared to the Basic Materials sector with only 2 positive IHS Markit Categories
- Perception of the company's creditworthiness is positive
- ETFs holding this stock have seen outflows over the last one-month
- Bearish sentiment is low
Short interest | Positive
Short interest is low for UFS with fewer than 5% of shares on loan. The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices.
ETF/Index ownership | Negative
ETF activity is negative. Over the last one-month, outflows of investor capital in ETFs holding UFS totaled $278 million. Additionally, the rate of outflows appears to be accelerating.
PMI by IHS Markit | Neutral
According to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Basic Materials sector is rising. The rate of growth is very strong relative to the trend shown over the past year, and is accelerating. However, the rate of expansion may not be sustainable over the coming months.
Credit default swap | Positive
The current level displays a positive indicator. Although UFS credit default swap spreads are rising, indicating the market's more negative perception of the company's credit worthiness, they remain among the lowest levels seen during the last three years.
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