Media coverage about Oppenheimer (NYSE:OPY) has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. Accern identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news 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. Oppenheimer earned a news sentiment score of 0.15 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news stories about the financial services provider an impact score of 46.8195072370151 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next several days.
Shares of Oppenheimer (OPY) traded up $1.00 during trading hours on Monday, hitting $28.20. The stock had a trading volume of 120,961 shares, compared to its average volume of 42,214. Oppenheimer has a one year low of $15.10 and a one year high of $28.65. The company has a current ratio of 1.22, a quick ratio of 0.64 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.39.
Oppenheimer (NYSE:OPY) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Friday, October 27th. The financial services provider reported $0.54 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.16 by $0.38. The company had revenue of $226.22 million for the quarter. Oppenheimer had a negative return on equity of 0.40% and a negative net margin of 0.02%.
The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, November 24th. Investors of record on Friday, November 10th were paid a $0.11 dividend. This represents a $0.44 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.56%. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, November 9th. Oppenheimer’s dividend payout ratio is -2,198.90%.
Separately, ValuEngine lowered Oppenheimer from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday.
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Oppenheimer Holdings Inc is a middle-market investment bank and service broker-dealer. The Company is engaged in a range of activities in the securities industry, including retail securities brokerage, institutional sales and trading, investment banking, research, market-making, trust services, and investment advisory and asset management services.
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