Press coverage about Gulf Island Fabrication (NASDAQ:GIFI) has been trending somewhat negative recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Gulf Island Fabrication earned a coverage optimism score of -0.01 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave headlines about the oil and gas company an impact score of 74 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is likely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near term.
Shares of Gulf Island Fabrication (GIFI) traded up 1.94% during midday trading on Tuesday, hitting $10.50. The stock had a trading volume of 66,532 shares. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is $9.61 and its 200-day moving average price is $11.36. Gulf Island Fabrication has a one year low of $6.52 and a one year high of $13.95. The firm’s market capitalization is $155.92 million.
The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, May 25th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 11th were paid a $0.01 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, May 9th. This represents a $0.04 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.38%. Gulf Island Fabrication’s dividend payout ratio is presently -14.81%.
Gulf Island Fabrication Company Profile
Gulf Island Fabrication, Inc (Gulf Island) is a holding company. The Company, along with its subsidiaries, is a fabricator of steel platforms and other specialized structures for customers in the offshore oil and gas industry. It also performs onshore and offshore construction and fabrication services for customers in the marine industry.
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