Media stories about Beasley Broadcast Group (NASDAQ:BBGI) have been trending positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Beasley Broadcast Group earned a news sentiment score of 0.41 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news stories about the company an impact score of 46.2908533222761 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next several days.
Shares of BBGI stock opened at $9.90 on Friday. The company has a market capitalization of $288.51, a price-to-earnings ratio of 3.16 and a beta of 0.83. Beasley Broadcast Group has a fifty-two week low of $8.15 and a fifty-two week high of $18.19. The company has a current ratio of 2.92, a quick ratio of 2.92 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.74.
Beasley Broadcast Group (NASDAQ:BBGI) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Monday, February 12th. The company reported $0.50 EPS for the quarter. The business had revenue of $58.52 million for the quarter. Beasley Broadcast Group had a return on equity of 10.66% and a net margin of 37.53%.
Separately, BidaskClub lowered Beasley Broadcast Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Saturday, February 24th.
In other Beasley Broadcast Group news, Director Joe B. Cox sold 2,200 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Monday, February 26th. The stock was sold at an average price of $11.72, for a total value of $25,784.00. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 7 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $82.04. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link. Company insiders own 61.60% of the company’s stock.
About Beasley Broadcast Group
Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc is a radio broadcasting company. The Company’s primary business is operating radio stations throughout the United States. As of December 31, 2016, the Company owned and operated 63 radio stations in various radio markets, Atlanta and Augusta in Georgia; Boston, Massachusetts; Charlotte, North Carolina; Detroit, Michigan; Fayetteville, North Carolina; Fort Myers-Naples, Florida; Las Vegas, Nevada; Middlesex, New Jersey; Monmouth, New Jersey; Morristown, New Jersey; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Tampa-Saint Petersburg, Florida; West Palm Beach-Boca Raton, Florida, and Wilmington, Delaware.
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