News articles about Porter Bancorp (NASDAQ:PBIB) have been trending somewhat negative recently, Accern reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Porter Bancorp earned a daily sentiment score of -0.05 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media coverage about the financial services provider an impact score of 48.4847772069634 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near term.

Porter Bancorp (PBIB) traded up 1.54% during trading on Thursday, reaching $12.50. 1,017 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged. Porter Bancorp has a 12-month low of $8.05 and a 12-month high of $13.75. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $11.61 and its 200-day moving average is $10.58. The company’s market cap is $76.28 million.

Porter Bancorp (NASDAQ:PBIB) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July 26th. The financial services provider reported $0.27 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The firm had revenue of $8.70 million for the quarter. Porter Bancorp had a negative net margin of 4.59% and a negative return on equity of 5.33%. Analysts predict that Porter Bancorp will post ($0.30) EPS for the current fiscal year.

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About Porter Bancorp

Porter Bancorp, Inc is a bank holding company. The Company operates through its subsidiary, PBI Bank (the Bank). The Bank is a community bank with a range of commercial and personal banking products. It offers retail and commercial deposit products. It offers drive-in banking facilities, automatic teller machines, night depository, personalized checks, credit cards, debit cards, Internet banking, mobile banking, treasury management services, remote deposit services, electronic funds transfers through automated clearing house services, domestic and foreign wire transfers, cash management, vault services, and loan and deposit sweep accounts.

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