BofI Holding (BOFI) Earning Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Study Finds

Press coverage about BofI Holding (NASDAQ:BOFI) has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. BofI Holding earned a news sentiment score of 0.09 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned headlines about the financial services provider an impact score of 46.5330980936965 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.

Here are some of the news headlines that may have impacted Accern Sentiment Analysis’s analysis:

Several equities research analysts have issued reports on the company. BidaskClub lowered BofI Holding from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Saturday, August 19th. ValuEngine lowered BofI Holding from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, June 2nd. Zacks Investment Research raised BofI Holding from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, June 27th. Finally, DA Davidson reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $33.00 price target on shares of BofI Holding in a research note on Monday, June 12th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. BofI Holding has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $31.50.

Shares of BofI Holding (NASDAQ:BOFI) traded up 0.57% during midday trading on Friday, reaching $26.29. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 772,554 shares. The company has a market cap of $1.67 billion, a PE ratio of 12.70 and a beta of 0.40. BofI Holding has a 12 month low of $17.95 and a 12 month high of $32.57. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $26.70 and its 200-day moving average price is $25.37.

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About BofI Holding

BofI Holding, Inc (BofI) is the holding company for BofI Federal Bank (the Bank). The Bank is a diversified financial services company. The Bank provides consumer and business banking products through its branchless, low-cost distribution channels and affinity partners. The Bank has deposit and loan customers, including consumer and business checking, savings and time deposit accounts and financing for single family and multifamily residential properties, small-to-medium size businesses in target sectors, and selected specialty finance receivables.

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