News coverage about StoneCastle Financial Corp (NASDAQ:BANX) has been trending positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. StoneCastle Financial Corp earned a daily sentiment score of 0.44 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned press coverage about the investment management company an impact score of 0 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near future.

A number of research analysts have weighed in on the stock. National Securities reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $23.00 price objective on shares of StoneCastle Financial Corp in a research report on Monday, May 8th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of StoneCastle Financial Corp from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, July 11th. Finally, Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. set a $21.00 price target on shares of StoneCastle Financial Corp and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, May 9th.

Shares of StoneCastle Financial Corp (NASDAQ:BANX) traded up 0.69% during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $20.40. 1,907 shares of the company traded hands. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $20.25 and its 200-day moving average is $19.92. StoneCastle Financial Corp has a 52 week low of $17.68 and a 52 week high of $20.93.

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StoneCastle Financial Corp Company Profile

StoneCastle Financial Corp. is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Company’s primary investment objective is to provide stockholders with current income, and to a lesser extent capital appreciation. The Company generally invests in the senior debt, subordinated debt, preferred shares and common stock of community banks.

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