Media coverage about British Land (OTCMKTS:BTLCY) has been trending somewhat negative on Thursday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than 6,000 news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. British Land earned a media sentiment score of -1.88 on their scale. InfoTrie also gave news headlines about the financial services provider an news buzz score of 10 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near term.
OTCMKTS:BTLCY traded down $0.58 on Thursday, hitting $7.71. 63,441 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 37,087. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.33, a current ratio of 1.25 and a quick ratio of 1.25. British Land has a 52 week low of $7.42 and a 52 week high of $9.90.
Separately, Zacks Investment Research raised shares of British Land from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, August 21st.
About British Land
Our portfolio of high quality UK commercial property is focused on Retail around the UK and London Offices. We own or manage a portfolio valued at £18.1 billion (British Land share: £13.5 billion) as at 30 September 2017 making us one of Europe's largest listed real estate investment companies. Our strategy is to provide places which meet the needs of our customers and respond to changing lifestyles – Places People Prefer.
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