Powell Industries (POWL) Given Daily Media Sentiment Rating of 0.07
News articles about Powell Industries (NASDAQ:POWL) have been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, Accern reports. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Powell Industries earned a news impact score of 0.07 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave headlines about the industrial products company an impact score of 46.8146859772899 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near future.
Powell Industries (POWL) opened at $28.66 on Thursday. Powell Industries has a 52 week low of $22.80 and a 52 week high of $40.38.
Powell Industries (NASDAQ:POWL) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, December 5th. The industrial products company reported ($0.42) earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.19) by ($0.23). Powell Industries had a negative return on equity of 2.65% and a negative net margin of 2.40%. The firm had revenue of $95.00 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $87.96 million. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.54 earnings per share. The firm’s quarterly revenue was down 26.8% compared to the same quarter last year.
The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, December 13th. Investors of record on Tuesday, November 21st were paid a dividend of $0.26 per share. This represents a $1.04 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.63%. The ex-dividend date was Monday, November 20th. Powell Industries’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is currently -125.30%.
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About Powell Industries
Powell Industries, Inc develops design, manufactures and services custom-engineered equipment and systems for the distribution, control and monitoring of electrical energy designed to distribute, control and monitor the flow of electrical energy, and provide protection to motors, transformers and other electrically powered equipment.
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