News stories about First Potomac Realty Trust (NYSE:FPO) have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. First Potomac Realty Trust earned a news impact score of 0.16 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media coverage about the real estate investment trust an impact score of 44.6642286734958 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the immediate future.

First Potomac Realty Trust (FPO) traded down $0.01 on Monday, reaching $11.14. 1,951,600 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 385,264. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.38, a quick ratio of 1.50 and a current ratio of 1.50. First Potomac Realty Trust has a 1 year low of $8.01 and a 1 year high of $11.46.

A number of research firms recently issued reports on FPO. KeyCorp set a $12.00 target price on shares of First Potomac Realty Trust and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Sunday, October 29th. Stifel Nicolaus reiterated a “sell” rating and set a $11.15 target price on shares of First Potomac Realty Trust in a research report on Thursday, September 21st. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $11.43.

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About First Potomac Realty Trust

First Potomac Realty Trust (First Potomac) is engaged in ownership, management, redevelopment and development of office and business park properties in the greater Washington, DC region. The Company’s segments include Washington, DC, Maryland, Northern Virginia and Southern Virginia. The Company conducts its business through First Potomac Realty Investment Limited Partnership, its operating partnership.

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