Headlines about CU Bancorp (CA) (NASDAQ:CUNB) have been trending somewhat positive on Wednesday, Accern reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. CU Bancorp (CA) earned a media sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media stories about the financial services provider an impact score of 46.1980525308729 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near term.

Shares of CU Bancorp (NASDAQ CUNB) traded up 1.00% during midday trading on Wednesday, hitting $35.25. 7,579 shares of the stock were exchanged. The firm has a market cap of $617.76 million, a PE ratio of 20.97 and a beta of 0.70. CU Bancorp has a 12-month low of $22.35 and a 12-month high of $40.30. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $36.25 and a 200 day moving average price of $37.16.

Several analysts have recently commented on CUNB shares. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of CU Bancorp (CA) from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, August 4th. Raymond James Financial, Inc. upgraded shares of CU Bancorp (CA) from a “mkt perform” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research report on Monday, May 15th. BidaskClub upgraded shares of CU Bancorp (CA) from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Friday, August 25th. Finally, Piper Jaffray Companies restated a “buy” rating and set a $42.00 price objective on shares of CU Bancorp (CA) in a research report on Monday, August 14th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $41.50.

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About CU Bancorp (CA)

CU Bancorp is the bank holding company of California United Bank (the Bank). The Bank is a full-service commercial bank offering a range of banking products and services designed for small and medium-sized businesses, non-profit organizations, business owners and entrepreneurs, and the professional community.

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