News headlines about American Farmland (NASDAQ:AFCO) have been trending somewhat negative this week, Alpha One reports. The research group, a unit of Accern, identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Alpha One ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. American Farmland earned a news impact score of -0.12 on Alpha One’s scale. Alpha One also gave news stories about the real estate investment trust an impact score of 0 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near term.

Shares of American Farmland (NASDAQ:AFCO) opened at 8.65 on Thursday. The firm has a 50 day moving average price of $8.65 and a 200-day moving average price of $8.13. American Farmland has a 52-week low of $5.63 and a 52-week high of $8.70.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research cut American Farmland from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, January 12th.

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American Farmland Company Profile

American Farmland Company is an internally managed real estate company. The Company owns a portfolio of farmland, consisting of mature permanent, specialty/vegetable row and commodity row crop farms, including farmland in development, located in select major agricultural regions in the United States.

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