Headlines about First Federal Bancshares of Arkansas (NASDAQ:BSF) have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. First Federal Bancshares of Arkansas earned a daily sentiment score of 0.22 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media headlines about the financial services provider an impact score of 44.0116095726513 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near future.

BSF stock opened at $10.32 on Friday. The company has a current ratio of 1.14, a quick ratio of 1.14 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.53. The stock has a market capitalization of $390.22, a price-to-earnings ratio of 15.88 and a beta of 1.13. First Federal Bancshares of Arkansas has a 1 year low of $8.66 and a 1 year high of $10.37.

Separately, BidaskClub lowered First Federal Bancshares of Arkansas from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report on Thursday, March 8th.

About First Federal Bancshares of Arkansas

Bear State Financial, Inc operates as the bank holding company for Bear State Bank, N.A that provides various financial products to individuals and business customers. The company offers a range of retail and business deposit accounts, including noninterest and interest bearing checking, savings and money market, and individual retirement accounts, as well as certificates of deposit.

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