Press coverage about Safeway (NYSE:SWY) has trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Safeway earned a media sentiment score of 0.01 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media stories about the company an impact score of 44.7912018980218 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near future.

Shares of SWY stock opened at $35.10 on Friday. Safeway has a 12-month low of $29.82 and a 12-month high of $40.25.

Safeway Company Profile

Safeway Inc, is an food and drug retail company. The Company owns and operates GroceryWorks.com Operating Company, LLC, an online grocery channel doing business under the names Safeway.com and Vons.com. Blackhawk, a majority-owned subsidiary of Safeway, is a prepaid payment network utilizing proprietary technology to offer gift cards, other prepaid products and payment services.

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