News stories about BBX Capital (NYSE:BBX) have been trending positive recently, according to Accern. The research firm scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog 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. BBX Capital earned a news sentiment score of 0.26 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news headlines about the financial services provider an impact score of 47.304270072515 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near future.
NYSE BBX remained flat at $$9.21 on Thursday. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 289,633 shares, compared to its average volume of 271,442. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.21, a current ratio of 1.44 and a quick ratio of 1.44. BBX Capital has a 52 week low of $5.87 and a 52 week high of $9.39. The firm has a market cap of $956.05, a PE ratio of 11.66 and a beta of 1.89.
BBX Capital (NYSE:BBX) last released its earnings results on Thursday, March 8th. The financial services provider reported $0.07 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of ($0.01) by $0.08. BBX Capital had a return on equity of 7.99% and a net margin of 10.08%. The company had revenue of $214.75 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $223.22 million. research analysts predict that BBX Capital will post 0.47 earnings per share for the current year.
Several equities analysts have issued reports on the company. B. Riley reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $11.75 target price on shares of BBX Capital in a research report on Monday, January 8th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded BBX Capital from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $10.00 target price on the stock in a research report on Monday, March 12th.
In other BBX Capital news, Director Oscar Holzmann sold 18,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, January 16th. The stock was sold at an average price of $9.06, for a total transaction of $163,080.00. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Insiders own 81.80% of the company’s stock.
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About BBX Capital
BBX Capital Corporation, formerly BFC Financial Corporation, is a diversified holding company. The Company has investments in Bluegreen Corporation (Bluegreen) and Renin Holdings, LLC (Renin), and in real estate and middle market operating companies. Its segments include Bluegreen, BBX Capital Real Estate and Renin.
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