Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Penns Woods Bancorp (NASDAQ:PWOD) Stock Price

Media stories about Penns Woods Bancorp (NASDAQ:PWOD) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Penns Woods Bancorp earned a media sentiment score of 0.06 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave headlines about the financial services provider an impact score of 47.735399032603 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next several days.

Penns Woods Bancorp traded down $0.06, hitting $45.20, during trading hours on Friday, Marketbeat reports. The stock had a trading volume of 4,776 shares, compared to its average volume of 3,031. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.90, a quick ratio of 1.06 and a current ratio of 1.06. The firm has a market capitalization of $211.98 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 16.14 and a beta of 0.79. Penns Woods Bancorp has a 1-year low of $39.59 and a 1-year high of $50.00.

Penns Woods Bancorp (NASDAQ:PWOD) last posted its earnings results on Friday, July 20th. The financial services provider reported $0.74 earnings per share for the quarter. The company had revenue of $14.07 million for the quarter. Penns Woods Bancorp had a return on equity of 9.50% and a net margin of 16.85%.

Several research analysts have issued reports on PWOD shares. TheStreet upgraded Penns Woods Bancorp from a “c+” rating to a “b-” rating in a research report on Wednesday, May 9th. ValuEngine lowered Penns Woods Bancorp from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, May 2nd.

Penns Woods Bancorp Company Profile

Penns Woods Bancorp, Inc operates as the bank holding company for Jersey Shore State Bank and Luzerne Bank, which provides banking and financial services to individuals, partnerships, non-profit organizations, and corporations. It provides time deposits, super NOW accounts, statement savings accounts, money market accounts, certificates of deposit, checking accounts, and IRAs.

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