Media headlines about Arlington Asset Investment (NYSE:AI) have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Arlington Asset Investment earned a news sentiment score of 0.12 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the financial services provider an impact score of 47.0892155950358 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near term.
AI opened at $11.28 on Wednesday. The firm has a market cap of $314.61, a P/E ratio of 17.09 and a beta of 0.67. Arlington Asset Investment has a fifty-two week low of $9.90 and a fifty-two week high of $15.17. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.19, a current ratio of 1.12 and a quick ratio of 0.03.
Arlington Asset Investment (NYSE:AI) last posted its earnings results on Tuesday, February 6th. The financial services provider reported $0.58 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.20 by $0.38. The company had revenue of $15.66 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $18.14 million. Arlington Asset Investment had a net margin of 14.42% and a return on equity of 4.68%.
AI has been the topic of several recent analyst reports. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Arlington Asset Investment from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, January 3rd. B. Riley decreased their price objective on shares of Arlington Asset Investment from $13.00 to $12.00 and set a “neutral” rating on the stock in a research report on Thursday, February 8th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Arlington Asset Investment from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $14.00 price objective on the stock in a research report on Monday, January 15th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating, two have given a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $13.45.
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About Arlington Asset Investment
Arlington Asset Investment Corp. (NYSE: AI) is a principal investment firm that currently invests primarily in mortgage-related and other assets. The Company is headquartered in the Washington, DC metropolitan area. For more information, please visit www.arlingtonasset.com.
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