Headlines about Tritax Big Box REIT (LON:BBOX) have been trending somewhat positive on Wednesday, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than 6,000 blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Tritax Big Box REIT earned a coverage optimism score of 0.54 on their scale. InfoTrie also gave media stories about the company an news buzz score of 6 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near term.

Shares of BBOX stock traded up GBX 0.40 ($0.01) during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting GBX 139.60 ($1.82). The company had a trading volume of 6,032,232 shares, compared to its average volume of 3,120,000. Tritax Big Box REIT has a 52-week low of GBX 104.70 ($1.37) and a 52-week high of GBX 151.40 ($1.98).

The business also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, November 15th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, October 18th will be issued a GBX 1.68 ($0.02) dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 1.16%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 18th.

BBOX has been the subject of a number of recent analyst reports. Barclays initiated coverage on shares of Tritax Big Box REIT in a research report on Tuesday, October 2nd. They issued an “equal weight” rating and a GBX 160 ($2.09) price target for the company. Liberum Capital dropped their price target on shares of Tritax Big Box REIT from GBX 165 ($2.16) to GBX 155 ($2.03) and set a “hold” rating for the company in a research report on Thursday, October 25th. Finally, Numis Securities upped their price target on shares of Tritax Big Box REIT from GBX 150 ($1.96) to GBX 153 ($2.00) and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, August 20th.

In related news, insider Mark Shaw bought 155,228 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Monday, October 8th. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 144 ($1.88) per share, with a total value of £223,528.32 ($292,079.34).

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About Tritax Big Box REIT

Tritax Big Box REIT plc is the only listed vehicle dedicated to investing in very large logistics warehouse assets ("Big Boxes") in the UK and is committed to delivering attractive and sustainable returns for shareholders. Investing in and actively managing existing built investments, land suitable for Big Box development and pre-let forward funded developments, the Company focuses on well-located, modern "Big Box" logistics assets, typically greater than 500,000 sq.

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