News stories about B. Riley Financial (NASDAQ:RILY) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. B. Riley Financial earned a daily sentiment score of 0.13 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media headlines about the asset manager an impact score of 46.5076572070695 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next several days.

B. Riley Financial (RILY) opened at 18.35 on Tuesday. B. Riley Financial has a 12-month low of $9.00 and a 12-month high of $21.30. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $18.40 and its 200 day moving average is $16.36. The company has a market cap of $351.97 million, a P/E ratio of 9.96 and a beta of 1.09.

In other B. Riley Financial news, President Thomas J. /Adv Kelleher acquired 3,148 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Friday, June 2nd. The stock was acquired at an average price of $14.56 per share, for a total transaction of $45,834.88. Following the purchase, the president now directly owns 48,757 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $709,901.92. The acquisition was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Also, Chairman Bryant R. Riley acquired 28,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, June 15th. The stock was acquired at an average price of $15.55 per share, with a total value of $435,400.00. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. Insiders acquired a total of 62,628 shares of company stock valued at $939,584 in the last quarter. Corporate insiders own 30.90% of the company’s stock.

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About B. Riley Financial

B. Riley Financial, Inc is an independent investment bank. The Company’s segments include capital markets, auction and liquidation, valuation and appraisal, and Principal Investments-United Online. The capital markets segment provides an array of investment banking, corporate finance, research, wealth management, sales and trading services to corporate, institutional and high net worth clients.

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