Press coverage about A-Mark Precious Metals (NASDAQ:AMRK) has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive media 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 closest to one being the most favorable. A-Mark Precious Metals earned a media sentiment score of 0.20 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave press coverage about the company an impact score of 44.8378270894928 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.
Shares of A-Mark Precious Metals stock traded up $0.09 during trading on Friday, reaching $13.58. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 2,222 shares, compared to its average volume of 13,563. The stock has a market capitalization of $94.85 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 13.58 and a beta of 0.04. A-Mark Precious Metals has a fifty-two week low of $10.39 and a fifty-two week high of $18.83. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.10, a current ratio of 1.07 and a quick ratio of 0.27.
A number of equities analysts have recently commented on the stock. B. Riley cut their target price on shares of A-Mark Precious Metals from $17.00 to $16.00 and set a “neutral” rating on the stock in a report on Wednesday, May 9th. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of A-Mark Precious Metals from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, July 10th. Finally, ValuEngine raised shares of A-Mark Precious Metals from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, June 1st.
In other A-Mark Precious Metals news, major shareholder William A. Richardson bought 20,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, July 18th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of $12.50 per share, with a total value of $250,000.00. Following the acquisition, the insider now directly owns 253,790 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $3,172,375. The purchase was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Insiders own 38.80% of the company’s stock.
A-Mark Precious Metals Company Profile
A-Mark Precious Metals, Inc, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a precious metals trading company worldwide. The company offers gold, silver, platinum, and palladium in the form of bars, plates, powder, wafers, grains, ingots, and coins, as well as distributes gold and silver coins and bars from sovereign and private mints.
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