News articles about B. Riley Financial (NASDAQ:RILY) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of 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 0.20 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave press coverage about the asset manager an impact score of 46.3899117482345 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.

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

Shares of B. Riley Financial (RILY) traded up $0.30 during midday trading on Monday, hitting $16.50. 117,000 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 84,971. The firm has a market cap of $436.71, a P/E ratio of 9.59 and a beta of 1.00. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 3.07, a current ratio of 2.97 and a quick ratio of 2.97. B. Riley Financial has a fifty-two week low of $13.55 and a fifty-two week high of $21.30.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, November 30th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, November 22nd will be issued a dividend of $0.08 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, November 21st. This represents a $0.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.94%. B. Riley Financial’s dividend payout ratio is currently 21.19%.

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B. Riley Financial Company Profile

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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