FBR & Co (NASDAQ:FBRC) Getting Somewhat Negative Media Coverage, Report Finds

Press coverage about FBR & Co (NASDAQ:FBRC) has trended somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. FBR & Co earned a media sentiment score of -1.29 on their scale. InfoTrie also assigned news articles about the financial services provider an news buzz score of 10 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next several days.

FBR & Co stock opened at $17.55 on Tuesday. FBR & Co has a 52-week low of $10.57 and a 52-week high of $19.53. The firm has a fifty day moving average of $17.55 and a 200-day moving average of $17.55.

FBR & Co Company Profile

FBR & Co is an investment banking and institutional brokerage company. The Company focuses on the equity capital markets. The Company operates through two segments: capital markets, which includes investment banking, institutional brokerage and research, and principal investing. Through its broker-dealer operating subsidiaries, the Company focuses its business on providing: capital raising services, including underwriting and placement of public and private equity, equity-linked and debt securities; financial advisory services, including merger and acquisition (M&A) advisory, restructuring, liability management, recapitalization and strategic alternative analysis; institutional sales and trading services focused on equities, equity-linked securities, listed options, high-yield bonds, senior debt and bank loans, as well as securities lending activities, and differentiated securities research.

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