Media headlines about First Potomac Realty Trust (NYSE:FPO) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. First Potomac Realty Trust earned a news sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news coverage about the real estate investment trust an impact score of 45.0383785778707 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near future.

A number of brokerages have recently issued reports on FPO. KeyCorp set a $12.00 price objective on First Potomac Realty Trust and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Sunday, October 29th. Stifel Nicolaus restated a “sell” rating and set a $11.15 price objective on shares of First Potomac Realty Trust in a research report on Thursday, September 21st. Finally, BidaskClub downgraded First Potomac Realty Trust from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Thursday, August 17th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company. First Potomac Realty Trust currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $11.43.

First Potomac Realty Trust (FPO) traded down $0.01 during midday trading on Friday, reaching $11.14. The company had a trading volume of 1,951,600 shares, compared to its average volume of 385,264. First Potomac Realty Trust has a fifty-two week low of $8.01 and a fifty-two week high of $11.46. The company has a quick ratio of 1.50, a current ratio of 1.50 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.38.

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First Potomac Realty Trust Company Profile

First Potomac Realty Trust (First Potomac) is engaged in ownership, management, redevelopment and development of office and business park properties in the greater Washington, DC region. The Company’s segments include Washington, DC, Maryland, Northern Virginia and Southern Virginia. The Company conducts its business through First Potomac Realty Investment Limited Partnership, its operating partnership.

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