Media stories about Hamilton Beach Brands Holding (NYSE:HBB) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Hamilton Beach Brands Holding earned a coverage optimism score of 0.09 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media stories about the company an impact score of 47.8628948106201 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.
Shares of Hamilton Beach Brands Holding (HBB) traded up $1.08 during trading hours on Tuesday, hitting $31.88. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 59,000 shares, compared to its average volume of 40,450. Hamilton Beach Brands Holding has a 12 month low of $29.00 and a 12 month high of $41.00. The company has a quick ratio of 0.47, a current ratio of 1.20 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.39.
Hamilton Beach Brands Holding (NYSE:HBB) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, November 1st. The company reported $0.31 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The firm had revenue of $181.71 million for the quarter.
The firm also recently declared a special dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 15th. Investors of record on Friday, December 1st will be given a dividend of $0.085 per share. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 30th.
Separately, Robert W. Baird started coverage on Hamilton Beach Brands Holding in a research report on Tuesday. They issued a “neutral” rating and a $29.00 price target for the company.
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Hamilton Beach Brands Holding Company Profile
Hamilton Beach Brands Holding Company is a holding company for two separate businesses: consumer, commercial and specialty small appliances and specialty retail. The Company is a designer, marketer, and distributor of branded small electric household and specialty housewares appliances as well as commercial products for restaurants, bars and hotels.
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