Media coverage about Kingsway Financial Services (NYSE:KFS) (TSE:KFS) has trended positive recently, Alpha One Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group, a service of Accern, identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Alpha One ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Kingsway Financial Services earned a media sentiment score of 0.31 on Alpha One’s scale. Alpha One also gave media coverage about the insurance provider an impact score of 0 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next few days.

Shares of Kingsway Financial Services (NYSE:KFS) traded up 0.90% during trading on Thursday, hitting $5.60. 22,112 shares of the company were exchanged. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $5.76 and its 200 day moving average price is $5.91. Kingsway Financial Services has a 12 month low of $4.27 and a 12 month high of $6.50. The stock has a market cap of $120.16 million, a P/E ratio of 280.00 and a beta of 0.68.

In other Kingsway Financial Services news, Director Joseph Stilwell purchased 10,400 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, March 31st. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $5.84 per share, with a total value of $60,736.00. The purchase was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website. Insiders bought a total of 77,103 shares of company stock valued at $447,248 in the last three months. Insiders own 48.87% of the company’s stock.



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About Kingsway Financial Services

Kingsway Financial Services Inc is a holding company. The Company operates as a merchant bank primarily engaged, through its subsidiaries, in the property and casualty insurance business. The Company operates through Insurance Underwriting segment. Its Insurance Underwriting segment provides non-standard automobile insurance to individuals who do not meet the criteria for coverage by standard automobile insurers.

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