News stories about Biglari (NYSE:BH) have trended somewhat negative on Saturday, Accern reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Biglari earned a daily sentiment score of -0.04 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave headlines about the restaurant operator an impact score of 44.5420518565567 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next few days.
These are some of the headlines that may have impacted Accern Sentiment Analysis’s scoring:
- RM LAW Announces Investigation of Biglari Holdings Inc. (prnewswire.com)
- SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces an Investigation Concerning Possible Breaches of Fiduciary Duty by Certain Officers and Directors of Biglari Holdings Inc. (markets.financialcontent.com)
- Biglari Holdings Inc.’s (BH) Reorganization Investigated By Block & Leviton (prnewswire.com)
- Insider Buying: Biglari Holdings Inc (BH) Director Purchases 1,006 Shares of Stock (americanbankingnews.com)
- Biglari Holdings Inc (BH) Director Sardar Biglari Purchases 1,250 Shares (americanbankingnews.com)
Shares of Biglari (NYSE:BH) opened at $418.73 on Friday. The company has a market capitalization of $843.19, a P/E ratio of 9.90 and a beta of 0.37. Biglari has a 52 week low of $290.05 and a 52 week high of $474.33. The company has a quick ratio of 0.79, a current ratio of 0.85 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.51.
Separately, TheStreet downgraded Biglari from a “c” rating to a “d+” rating in a research note on Monday, November 6th.
In other Biglari news, Director Sardar Biglari purchased 271 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, January 10th. The stock was bought at an average cost of $419.67 per share, with a total value of $113,730.57. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 1 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $419.67. The purchase was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Over the last three months, insiders bought 35,674 shares of company stock valued at $14,115,510. Company insiders own 51.20% of the company’s stock.
Biglari Holdings Inc is a holding company owning subsidiaries engaged in various business activities, including media, property and casualty insurance, and restaurants The Company’s segments include Restaurant Operations, First Guard, Maxim, Other and Corporate. The Company’s restaurant operations’ activities are conducted through approximately two restaurant concepts operated by subsidiaries Steak n Shake Inc (Steak n Shake) and Western Sizzlin Corporation (Western).
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