Headlines about JBG SMITH Properties (NYSE:JBGS) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. JBG SMITH Properties earned a coverage optimism score of 0.09 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the company an impact score of 46.5192596035418 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next several days.

JBG SMITH Properties (NYSE JBGS) traded down $0.71 during trading hours on Tuesday, hitting $34.92. The company had a trading volume of 502,820 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,036,891. The company has a current ratio of 4.42, a quick ratio of 4.42 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.70. JBG SMITH Properties has a 12 month low of $30.01 and a 12 month high of $37.75.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, January 8th. Investors of record on Friday, December 29th will be given a $0.225 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 28th. This represents a $0.90 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.58%.

In other news, Director Charles E. Haldeman bought 20,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, November 16th. The shares were bought at an average cost of $32.59 per share, for a total transaction of $651,800.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 20,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $651,800. The purchase was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink.

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JBG SMITH Properties Company Profile

JBG SMITH Properties is a real estate company. The Company is focused on the Washington, DC metropolitan area. Its assets consist of office, multifamily and retail properties. It operates through three segments: offices, multifamily and other. The Company’s assets are located primarily within submarkets in the District of Columbia and in the infill, Metro-served submarkets outside of Washington, DC.

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