News articles about Asta Funding (NASDAQ:ASFI) have been trending somewhat positive on Saturday, Accern reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Asta Funding earned a daily sentiment score of 0.08 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media stories about the business services provider an impact score of 47.3436303698693 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near future.

NASDAQ ASFI traded down $0.05 during trading hours on Friday, reaching $4.20. 7,417 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 10,813. The firm has a market cap of $28.15 million, a PE ratio of 212.50 and a beta of 0.05. Asta Funding has a one year low of $2.80 and a one year high of $11.50.

About Asta Funding

Asta Funding, Inc, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the consumer receivable business in the United States. The company operates through four segments: Consumer Receivables, Personal Injury Claims, Structured Settlements, and GAR Disability Advocacy. The Consumer Receivables segment involved in the purchase, management, and servicing distressed consumer receivables, including charged-off receivables consisting of accounts that have been written-off by the originators and might have been previously serviced by collection agencies; semi-performing receivables, including accounts where the debtor is currently making partial or irregular monthly payments, but the accounts might have been written-off by the originators; and performing receivables comprising accounts where the debtor is making regular monthly payments that might or might not have been delinquent in the past.

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