News articles about Kingsway Financial Services (NYSE:KFS) (TSE:KFS) have trended positive recently, according to AlphaOne Sentiment Analysis. AlphaOne, a unit of Accern, rates the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources. AlphaOne ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Kingsway Financial Services earned a news impact score of 0.31 on AlphaOne’s scale. AlphaOne also gave news stories about the insurance provider an impact score of 0 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near term.
Kingsway Financial Services (NYSE:KFS) traded up 0.90% on Thursday, hitting $5.60. 22,112 shares of the stock traded hands. Kingsway Financial Services has a 12-month low of $4.27 and a 12-month high of $6.50. The firm has a market cap of $120.16 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 280.00 and a beta of 0.68. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $5.76 and a 200-day moving average of $5.91.
In other news, Director Joseph Stilwell bought 16,100 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, March 16th. The stock was acquired at an average price of $5.71 per share, for a total transaction of $91,931.00. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link. Insiders have purchased a total of 77,103 shares of company stock valued at $447,248 in the last quarter. 48.87% of the stock is currently owned by corporate insiders.
Kingsway Financial Services Company Profile
Kingsway Financial Services Inc is a holding company. The Company operates as a merchant bank primarily engaged, through its subsidiaries, in the property and casualty insurance business. The Company operates through Insurance Underwriting segment. Its Insurance Underwriting segment provides non-standard automobile insurance to individuals who do not meet the criteria for coverage by standard automobile insurers.
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