Press coverage about Porter Bancorp (NASDAQ:PBIB) has trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Porter Bancorp earned a news impact score of 0.04 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave headlines about the financial services provider an impact score of 47.0772911494866 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near future.

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

Shares of Porter Bancorp (NASDAQ PBIB) traded up $0.05 during trading hours on Tuesday, hitting $14.10. 2,100 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 16,945. 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 has a 12-month low of $8.11 and a 12-month high of $15.55. The company has a market capitalization of $87.95, a price-to-earnings ratio of 2.30 and a beta of 0.86.

Porter Bancorp (NASDAQ:PBIB) last issued its earnings results on Wednesday, January 24th. The financial services provider reported $0.09 earnings per share for the quarter. Porter Bancorp had a net margin of 90.63% and a return on equity of 18.48%. The firm had revenue of $9.50 million during the quarter.

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About Porter Bancorp

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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