Media headlines about FBR & Co (NASDAQ:FBRC) have been trending positive on Thursday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm rates the sentiment of 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 -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. FBR & Co earned a news sentiment score of 0.28 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news stories about the financial services provider an impact score of 46.4038087784784 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near future.
Shares of FBR & Co (NASDAQ:FBRC) traded down 0.85% during trading on Thursday, reaching $17.55. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $17.34 and a 200-day moving average price of $15.64. FBR & Co has a one year low of $10.57 and a one year high of $19.54.
Several equities analysts have weighed in on FBRC shares. Barrington Research cut FBR & Co from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating in a report on Wednesday, May 3rd. Zacks Investment Research cut FBR & Co from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, April 12th.
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In related news, Director Thomas J. Hynes, Jr. purchased 6,817 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, May 31st. The stock was purchased at an average cost of $10.09 per share, with a total value of $68,783.53. Following the completion of the acquisition, the director now directly owns 33,283 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $335,825.47. The purchase was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is accessible through this hyperlink. 13.90% of the stock is owned by company insiders.
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