Media stories about American Capital (NASDAQ:ACAS) have trended somewhat negative on Thursday, Accern reports. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing 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 one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. American Capital earned a media sentiment score of -0.04 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the asset manager an impact score of 48.2442782299955 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near term.
American Capital stock traded up $0.07 during midday trading on Thursday, hitting $17.99. 37,662,500 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 20,659,699. The firm has a market cap of $3,900.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of -138.38 and a beta of 1.00. American Capital has a twelve month low of $12.14 and a twelve month high of $18.05.
About American Capital
Acas LLC., formerly American Capital, Ltd. (American Capital) is a global asset manager and private equity firm. American Capital, both directly and through its asset management business, originates, underwrites and manages investments in middle market private equity, leveraged finance, real estate, energy and structured products.
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