FBR & Co (NASDAQ:FBRC)’s share price hit a new 52-week low on Tuesday . The company traded as low as $14.19 and last traded at $14.21, with a volume of 24,075 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at $14.95.

A number of equities analysts have weighed in on the company. Zacks Investment Research downgraded FBR & Co from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, April 26th. TheStreet downgraded FBR & Co from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Thursday, April 28th.

The firm’s market cap is $103.55 million. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $15.64 and a 200 day moving average price of $17.53.

FBR & Co (NASDAQ:FBRC) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 14th. The company reported ($1.08) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.11 by $1.19. The firm had revenue of $20.90 million for the quarter. On average, analysts forecast that FBR & Co will post ($0.10) EPS for the current year.

The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, August 26th. Stockholders of record on Friday, July 29th will be given a dividend of $0.20 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, July 27th. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 5.35%.

In related news, Director Mark Robert Patterson acquired 5,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, June 16th. The shares were bought at an average price of $16.00 per share, with a total value of $80,000.00. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 225,042 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $3,600,672. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website.

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