Overall market sentiment has been neutral on Professional Diversity Network, Inc. (IPDN) stock lately. IPDN receives a IPDN rating from InvestorsObserver's Stock Sentiment Indicator.
What is Stock Sentiment?
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Recent trends are a good indicator of current market sentiments. In its most basic form, stocks that are trending up are desirable by investors while stocks currently falling must be unattractive.
InvestorsObserver's Sentimental Indicator tracks both changes in price and volume to analyze the most recent trends. Typically an increase in volume indicates ongoing trends are getting stronger, while a decrease in volume usually signals an end to the current trend.
Available options can also represent current sentiments for a given stock. Since investors are able to bet on future trends of stocks using options, we consider the ratio of calls to puts when analyzing market sentiments .
What's Happening With IPDN Stock Today?
Professional Diversity Network, Inc. (IPDN) stock is higher by 26.66% while the S&P 500 is lower by -0.08% as of 3:28 PM on Wednesday, Feb 17. IPDN is higher by $0.88 from the previous closing price of $3.30 on volume of 1,895,236 shares. Over the past year the S&P 500 is up 28.83% while IPDN is higher by 175.00%. IPDN lost -$0.54 per share in the over the last 12 months.
More About Professional Diversity Network, Inc.
Professional Diversity Network Inc is an operator of professional networks. It has two operating segments: Professional Diversity Network (PDN) segment which includes online professional networking communities with career resources for diverse cultural groups and employers looking to hire members; National Association of Professional Women (NAPW) segment is a women-only professional networking organization; and China operations that focuses on providing products and services which assist women, students and business professionals in personal and professional development. The company's majority of the revenue is derived from the NAPW network segment.