Press coverage about Porter Bancorp (NASDAQ:PBIB) has been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Porter Bancorp earned a daily sentiment score of 0.02 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave press coverage about the financial services provider an impact score of 44.8094844915151 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near future.

Shares of Porter Bancorp (NASDAQ:PBIB) traded up $0.12 during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $14.27. 500 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 4,441. Porter Bancorp has a 52-week low of $8.11 and a 52-week high of $15.55. The company has a current ratio of 0.83, a quick ratio of 0.83 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.28.

Porter Bancorp (NASDAQ:PBIB) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October 25th. The financial services provider reported $0.29 EPS for the quarter. The firm had revenue of $8.97 million for the quarter. Porter Bancorp had a negative net margin of 3.65% and a negative return on equity of 4.42%.

Separately, ValuEngine lowered shares of Porter Bancorp from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, November 27th.

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Porter Bancorp Company Profile

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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