Media stories about FRP (NASDAQ:FRPH) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. FRP earned a daily sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned press coverage about the financial services provider an impact score of 45.3388503641157 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near term.

Shares of FRP opened at $64.80 on Friday, according to MarketBeat Ratings. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.43, a quick ratio of 1.34 and a current ratio of 1.34. FRP has a twelve month low of $41.90 and a twelve month high of $67.70.

FRP (NASDAQ:FRPH) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, August 2nd. The financial services provider reported ($0.09) earnings per share for the quarter. FRP had a negative return on equity of 4.40% and a net margin of 375.17%. The company had revenue of $5.55 million for the quarter.

Several research analysts recently issued reports on FRPH shares. BidaskClub cut shares of FRP from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Saturday, May 12th. ValuEngine upgraded shares of FRP from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, May 22nd. Finally, TheStreet lowered shares of FRP from a “b-” rating to a “c” rating in a research report on Friday, June 8th.

In other FRP news, insider John D. Klopfenstein sold 1,610 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, May 30th. The shares were sold at an average price of $58.25, for a total transaction of $93,782.50. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 1,610 shares in the company, valued at $93,782.50. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link. Also, VP John D. Milton, Jr. sold 2,500 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, May 23rd. The shares were sold at an average price of $57.70, for a total transaction of $144,250.00. Following the completion of the sale, the vice president now owns 2,500 shares in the company, valued at $144,250. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold 21,071 shares of company stock worth $1,325,929 over the last 90 days. 17.31% of the stock is currently owned by company insiders.

FRP Company Profile

FRP Holdings, Inc, through its subsidiaries, engages in various real estate businesses in the United States. The company operates through four segments: Asset Management, Mining Royalty Lands, Land Development and Construction, and RiverFront on the Anacostia. The Asset Management segment owns, leases, and manages warehouses and office buildings primarily located in the Baltimore, northern Virginia, and Washington, DC market areas.

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