News headlines about Fortress Transportation and Infrastructure Investors (NYSE:FTAI) have trended very positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Fortress Transportation and Infrastructure Investors earned a media sentiment score of 0.54 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned press coverage about the financial services provider an impact score of 0 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next several days.

These are some of the news stories that may have impacted Accern’s scoring:

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for Fortress Transportation and Infrastructure Investors (NYSE:FTAI)

Fortress Transportation and Infrastructure Investors (NYSE FTAI) traded up 0.13% during trading on Thursday, hitting $15.88. 7,973 shares of the stock traded hands. The company’s market cap is $1.20 billion. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $15.87 and a 200 day moving average price of $14.95. Fortress Transportation and Infrastructure Investors has a 52-week low of $8.92 and a 52-week high of $16.70.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, May 26th. Investors of record on Thursday, May 18th were issued a $0.33 dividend. This represents a $1.32 annualized dividend and a yield of 8.32%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Tuesday, May 16th. Fortress Transportation and Infrastructure Investors’s dividend payout ratio is -528.00%.

Several equities analysts have recently weighed in on FTAI shares. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Fortress Transportation and Infrastructure Investors from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, March 20th. JMP Securities lifted their target price on shares of Fortress Transportation and Infrastructure Investors from $18.00 to $20.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research note on Monday, May 8th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has assigned a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the stock. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $16.88.

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In other news, Director Paul R. Goodwin bought 5,000 shares of Fortress Transportation and Infrastructure Investors stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, May 15th. The stock was bought at an average cost of $17.00 per share, with a total value of $85,000.00. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this link. Corporate insiders own 2.00% of the company’s stock.

Fortress Transportation and Infrastructure Investors Company Profile

Fortress Transportation and Infrastructure Investors LLC owns and acquires infrastructure and equipment that is essential for the transportation of goods and people across the world. The Company operates through five segments Aviation Leasing, Offshore Energy, Shipping Containers, Jefferson Terminal and Railroad.

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