Media headlines about Powell Industries (NASDAQ:POWL) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Powell Industries earned a coverage optimism score of 0.17 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news stories about the industrial products company an impact score of 45.8914795387062 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near future.
Separately, BidaskClub downgraded shares of Powell Industries from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, August 2nd.
Powell Industries (NASDAQ:POWL) traded up $0.02 during trading on Wednesday, reaching $28.24. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 33,349 shares, compared to its average volume of 39,465. Powell Industries has a 1-year low of $26.75 and a 1-year high of $47.24. The stock has a market cap of $322.74, a price-to-earnings ratio of 131.90 and a beta of 0.86.
The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, December 13th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, November 21st will be given a $0.26 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, November 20th. This represents a $1.04 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.68%. Powell Industries’s dividend payout ratio is presently 1,040.00%.
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Powell Industries Company Profile
Powell Industries, Inc develops design, manufactures and services custom-engineered equipment and systems for the distribution, control and monitoring of electrical energy designed to distribute, control and monitor the flow of electrical energy, and provide protection to motors, transformers and other electrically powered equipment.
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