Media headlines about Canterbury Park (NASDAQ:CPHC) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Canterbury Park earned a media sentiment score of 0.06 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news coverage about the company an impact score of 47.5031262906207 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near term.

Shares of Canterbury Park (NASDAQ:CPHC) traded down $0.10 during mid-day trading on Wednesday, reaching $14.80. 8,500 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 4,631. Canterbury Park has a 52 week low of $9.80 and a 52 week high of $17.55. The stock has a market cap of $65.72, a PE ratio of 22.58 and a beta of 0.23.

Canterbury Park (NASDAQ:CPHC) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Monday, November 13th. The company reported $0.22 EPS for the quarter. Canterbury Park had a net margin of 5.08% and a return on equity of 7.62%. The company had revenue of $17.67 million during the quarter.

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, January 15th. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 29th will be given a $0.06 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 28th. This represents a $0.24 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.62%. Canterbury Park’s dividend payout ratio is presently 36.36%.

In other Canterbury Park news, Director Burton F. Dahlberg sold 7,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, December 5th. The shares were sold at an average price of $16.46, for a total value of $115,220.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 16,709 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $275,030.14. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link. Company insiders own 41.80% of the company’s stock.

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About Canterbury Park

Canterbury Park Holding Corporation conducts pari-mutuel wagering operations and hosts unbanked card games at its Canterbury Park Racetrack and Card Casino facility in Shakopee, Minnesota. The Company’s pari-mutuel wagering operations include both wagering on thoroughbred and quarter horse races during live meets at the Racetrack and year-round wagering on races held at out-of-state racetracks that are televised simultaneously at the Racetrack.

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