Press coverage about Porter Bancorp (NASDAQ:PBIB) has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive 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 media coverage about the financial services provider an impact score of 45.7898895021853 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near future.

Porter Bancorp (NASDAQ:PBIB) traded down $0.70 during trading hours on Wednesday, reaching $14.75. 26,000 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 4,655. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.28, a current ratio of 0.83 and a quick ratio of 0.83. Porter Bancorp has a 1-year low of $8.11 and a 1-year high of $15.55.

Porter Bancorp (NASDAQ:PBIB) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October 25th. The financial services provider reported $0.29 earnings per share for the quarter. The business had revenue of $8.97 million during 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 research note 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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