Alexander & Baldwin (ALEX) Earning Positive Media Coverage, Analysis Shows
News headlines about Alexander & Baldwin (NYSE:ALEX) have been trending positive on Monday, according to Accern. The research firm scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Alexander & Baldwin earned a media sentiment score of 0.27 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news headlines about the financial services provider an impact score of 45.5019089963296 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.
Here are some of the headlines that may have effected Accern’s analysis:
- Alexander & Baldwin (ALEX) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Monday (americanbankingnews.com)
- Financial Review: Alexander & Baldwin (ALEX) vs. Fc Global Realty (FCRE) (americanbankingnews.com)
- Jacob Fernandez Ruiz (mauinews.com)
- Alexander & Baldwin Inc (ALEX) Short Interest Up 139.0% in January (americanbankingnews.com)
Alexander & Baldwin (NYSE:ALEX) opened at $23.48 on Monday. The company has a market cap of $1,685.01, a P/E ratio of 63.46 and a beta of 1.26. Alexander & Baldwin has a one year low of $21.78 and a one year high of $46.96. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.51, a quick ratio of 0.69 and a current ratio of 0.69.
In other Alexander & Baldwin news, Director Stanley M. Kuriyama sold 6,300 shares of Alexander & Baldwin stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, January 10th. The shares were sold at an average price of $27.45, for a total transaction of $172,935.00. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 306,258 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $8,406,782.10. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink. Also, CEO Christopher J. Benjamin sold 10,000 shares of Alexander & Baldwin stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, December 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $28.85, for a total transaction of $288,500.00. Following the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 555 shares in the company, valued at $16,011.75. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold 21,300 shares of company stock worth $605,685 over the last three months. Insiders own 7.60% of the company’s stock.
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About Alexander & Baldwin
Alexander & Baldwin, Inc (A&B) is a real estate company. The Company operates through three segments: Commercial Real Estate, Land Operations, and Materials and Construction. In addition to its 15 retail centers in Hawaii, the Company owned seven industrial assets, seven office properties and a portfolio of urban ground leases comprising 106 acres in Hawaii, as of December 31, 2016.
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