Press coverage about PICO Holdings (NASDAQ:PICO) has been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. PICO Holdings earned a news impact score of 0.15 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the financial services provider an impact score of 46.4907958177696 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next several days.

PICO Holdings (NASDAQ PICO) traded up 0.31% during trading on Thursday, reaching $16.25. 115,749 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged. The firm’s market cap is $375.98 million. PICO Holdings has a 12 month low of $10.14 and a 12 month high of $17.95. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is $16.67 and its 200-day moving average price is $15.77.

PICO Holdings (NASDAQ:PICO) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August 9th. The financial services provider reported $0.06 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The firm had revenue of $8.63 million during the quarter. PICO Holdings had a negative return on equity of 0.68% and a negative net margin of 2.23%. On average, equities research analysts anticipate that PICO Holdings will post ($1.45) EPS for the current year.

Separately, BidaskClub cut shares of PICO Holdings from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report on Saturday, August 26th.

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About PICO Holdings

PICO Holdings, Inc (PICO) is a holding company. The Company’s segments include Water Resource and Water Storage Operations; Real Estate Operations, and Corporate. Its subsidiary, Vidler Water Company, Inc (Vidler), owns water resources and water storage operations in the southwestern United States, with assets and operations in Nevada, Arizona, Colorado and New Mexico.

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