News articles about Pico (NASDAQ:PICO) have trended somewhat positive on Thursday, according to Accern. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news 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. Pico earned a daily sentiment score of 0.17 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the financial services provider an impact score of 45.6432142164657 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next several days.

Shares of Pico (NASDAQ:PICO) traded up $0.15 during trading on Thursday, reaching $13.05. The company had a trading volume of 90,000 shares, compared to its average volume of 89,636. The stock has a market capitalization of $298.59, a price-to-earnings ratio of -42.10 and a beta of 1.24. Pico has a 52 week low of $12.20 and a 52 week high of $20.20.

Pico (NASDAQ:PICO) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November 7th. The financial services provider reported ($0.06) earnings per share for the quarter. Pico had a negative return on equity of 0.37% and a negative net margin of 4.85%.

Several brokerages recently weighed in on PICO. ValuEngine lowered Pico from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, October 2nd. BidaskClub upgraded Pico from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, December 20th. Finally, TheStreet lowered Pico from a “c” rating to a “d” rating in a research report on Friday, December 22nd.

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Pico Company Profile

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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