News stories about Provident Bancorp (NASDAQ:PVBC) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Provident Bancorp earned a news sentiment score of 0.15 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media stories about the bank an impact score of 45.4967464044589 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next several days.

PVBC has been the subject of a number of recent analyst reports. TheStreet upgraded shares of Provident Bancorp from a “c” rating to a “b-” rating in a research report on Monday, July 17th. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Provident Bancorp from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, June 2nd.

Shares of Provident Bancorp (PVBC) opened at 21.10 on Thursday. The firm has a market cap of $193.72 million, a P/E ratio of 28.13 and a beta of 0.25. The company has a 50-day moving average of $21.01 and a 200-day moving average of $20.94. Provident Bancorp has a 12 month low of $14.96 and a 12 month high of $24.65.

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Provident Bancorp Company Profile

Provident Bancorp, Inc is the holding company of The Provident Bank. The Provident Bank is a community bank that serves the banking needs of its customers. The Provident Bank operates from its main office and over two branch offices in the Northeastern Massachusetts area and over four branch offices in Southeastern New Hampshire, and one branch is located in Bedford, New Hampshire.

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