Media headlines about St. Joe (NYSE:JOE) have been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, according to Alpha One Sentiment. The research firm, a division of Accern, scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Alpha One ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. St. Joe earned a coverage optimism score of 0.02 on Alpha One’s scale. Alpha One also assigned news coverage about the financial services provider an impact score of 25 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near term.

Here are some of the media stories that may have effected Alpha One Sentiment Analysis’s analysis:

St. Joe (NYSE:JOE) remained flat at $17.55 during mid-day trading on Thursday. The company had a trading volume of 158,999 shares. St. Joe has a one year low of $16.30 and a one year high of $21.90. The stock has a market cap of $1.30 billion, a PE ratio of 82.39 and a beta of 1.07. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $16.98 and a 200-day moving average price of $18.04.

St. Joe (NYSE:JOE) last released its earnings results on Thursday, March 2nd. The financial services provider reported $0.04 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.02) by $0.06. St. Joe had a net margin of 10.91% and a return on equity of 0.23%. The business earned $18.70 million during the quarter. On average, equities analysts expect that St. Joe will post $0.03 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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St. Joe Company Profile

The St. Joe Company is a real estate development, asset management and operating company. The Company operates through five segments: residential real estate; commercial real estate; resorts and leisure; leasing operations, and forestry. Its residential real estate segment plans and develops primary residential and resort residential communities of various sizes on its existing land.

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