Media stories about State National Companies (NASDAQ:SNC) have trended somewhat positive on Friday, Accern reports. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. State National Companies earned a media sentiment score of 0.07 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the insurance provider an impact score of 44.9628145927451 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near term.
Several analysts recently issued reports on SNC shares. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of State National Companies from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $18.00 price target on the stock in a research report on Saturday, May 13th. FBR & Co reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of State National Companies in a research report on Monday, May 22nd. ValuEngine lowered shares of State National Companies from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Saturday, May 27th. BidaskClub downgraded shares of State National Companies from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 12th. Finally, Singular Research downgraded shares of State National Companies from a “buy” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Friday, July 28th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating, three have issued a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. State National Companies presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $27.60.
State National Companies (NASDAQ SNC) opened at 20.91 on Friday. The company has a 50-day moving average of $19.64 and a 200 day moving average of $16.21. State National Companies has a 52 week low of $9.90 and a 52 week high of $21.51. The company has a market cap of $881.84 million, a P/E ratio of 16.34 and a beta of 1.09.
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About State National Companies
State National Companies, Inc is a specialty provider of property and casualty insurance. The Company’s segments include Program Services, Lender Services and Corporate. In the Program Services segment, the Company operates an issuing carrier (fronting) business to provide insurance capacity access to the United States property and casualty insurance markets.
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