Media coverage about Value Line (NASDAQ:VALU) has trended somewhat positive on Monday, Accern reports. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Value Line earned a coverage optimism score of 0.17 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news coverage about the financial services provider an impact score of 47.0859149142831 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next few days.
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Separately, TheStreet raised shares of Value Line from a “c+” rating to a “b” rating in a research report on Friday, December 29th.
Value Line (NASDAQ:VALU) last released its earnings results on Monday, December 11th. The financial services provider reported $0.21 earnings per share for the quarter. The business had revenue of $8.99 million for the quarter. Value Line had a net margin of 19.31% and a return on equity of 17.78%.
The company also recently announced a special dividend, which will be paid on Friday, March 9th. Stockholders of record on Friday, February 23rd will be given a $0.20 dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 3.74%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 22nd. Value Line’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is currently 101.41%.
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