Media headlines about Strattec Security Corporation (NASDAQ:STRT) have trended somewhat positive on Sunday, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news 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. Strattec Security Corporation earned a news sentiment score of 0.10 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave headlines about the auto parts company an impact score of 46.9421447619848 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next several days.

Shares of Strattec Security Corporation (NASDAQ STRT) traded down $0.45 during trading on Friday, reaching $45.05. The company had a trading volume of 7,998 shares, compared to its average volume of 21,140. Strattec Security Corporation has a twelve month low of $23.00 and a twelve month high of $49.20. The company has a market cap of $165.39, a price-to-earnings ratio of 20.39 and a beta of 1.72. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.23, a current ratio of 2.02 and a quick ratio of 1.43.

Strattec Security Corporation (NASDAQ:STRT) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, October 26th. The auto parts company reported $0.67 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.55 by $0.12. Strattec Security Corporation had a return on equity of 4.86% and a net margin of 1.93%. The business had revenue of $102.46 million during the quarter.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 29th. Investors of record on Friday, December 15th will be given a $0.14 dividend. This represents a $0.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.24%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 14th. Strattec Security Corporation’s payout ratio is 25.34%.

Separately, ValuEngine raised Strattec Security Corporation from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research note on Monday, October 2nd.

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In other Strattec Security Corporation news, VP Richard P. Messina sold 3,200 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, November 1st. The stock was sold at an average price of $46.04, for a total transaction of $147,328.00. Following the completion of the sale, the vice president now directly owns 4,840 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $222,833.60. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website. Also, insider Patrick J. Hansen sold 1,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, September 1st. The stock was sold at an average price of $35.40, for a total value of $35,400.00. Following the sale, the insider now directly owns 10,950 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $387,630. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold a total of 9,100 shares of company stock valued at $404,649 over the last three months. Corporate insiders own 7.10% of the company’s stock.

Strattec Security Corporation Company Profile

Strattec Security Corporation designs, develops, manufactures and markets automotive access control products. The Company offers access control products, including mechanical locks and keys, electronically enhanced locks and keys, steering column and instrument panel ignition lock housings, latches, power sliding side door systems, power lift gate systems, power deck lid systems, door handles and related products for North American automotive customers.

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for Strattec Security Corporation (NASDAQ:STRT)

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