Press coverage about Hallmark Financial Services (NASDAQ:HALL) has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Hallmark Financial Services earned a media sentiment score of 0.24 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news stories about the insurance provider an impact score of 47.0086234672058 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.

Several brokerages recently issued reports on HALL. TheStreet upgraded shares of Hallmark Financial Services from a “c” rating to a “b-” rating in a report on Wednesday, June 28th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Hallmark Financial Services from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, July 17th.

Shares of Hallmark Financial Services (NASDAQ:HALL) opened at 11.59 on Friday. The stock has a market capitalization of $210.66 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 118.27 and a beta of 0.87. Hallmark Financial Services has a one year low of $9.77 and a one year high of $12.09. The company has a 50-day moving average of $11.08 and a 200 day moving average of $10.93.

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About Hallmark Financial Services

Hallmark Financial Services, Inc is an insurance holding company. The Company markets, distributes, underwrites and services its property/casualty insurance products to businesses and individuals. Its business involves marketing, distributing, underwriting and servicing insurance products, as well as providing other insurance related services.

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