Somewhat Positive Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact BOK Financial (BOKF) Share Price

Media coverage about BOK Financial (NASDAQ:BOKF) has trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. BOK Financial earned a news sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media coverage about the bank an impact score of 45.7749835585896 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next few days.

Shares of BOK Financial (NASDAQ BOKF) traded down $0.79 during trading on Wednesday, reaching $87.37. 41,743 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 124,381. BOK Financial has a twelve month low of $73.44 and a twelve month high of $92.08. The company has a market capitalization of $5,902.24, a price-to-earnings ratio of 18.90, a PEG ratio of 2.11 and a beta of 1.00. The company has a current ratio of 0.91, a quick ratio of 0.90 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.82.

BOK Financial (NASDAQ:BOKF) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, October 25th. The bank reported $1.31 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.36 by ($0.05). BOK Financial had a net margin of 19.31% and a return on equity of 9.15%. The company had revenue of $394.16 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $392.05 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $1.13 earnings per share. analysts anticipate that BOK Financial will post 5.35 EPS for the current year.

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Monday, November 27th. Shareholders of record on Monday, November 13th were paid a dividend of $0.45 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, November 10th. This is an increase from BOK Financial’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.44. This represents a $1.80 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.06%. BOK Financial’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 37.74%.

BOKF has been the subject of several recent research reports. Piper Jaffray Companies reiterated a “hold” rating and issued a $89.00 target price on shares of BOK Financial in a research note on Thursday, October 19th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of BOK Financial from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Monday, November 6th. ValuEngine downgraded shares of BOK Financial from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, November 15th. BidaskClub upgraded shares of BOK Financial from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Saturday, August 26th. Finally, Morgan Stanley restated an “equal weight” rating and issued a $86.00 price objective (up from $85.00) on shares of BOK Financial in a research report on Wednesday, October 4th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have assigned a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company. The company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $90.50.

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BOK Financial Company Profile

BOK Financial Corporation is a financial holding company. The Company offers full service banking in Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico, Northwest Arkansas, Colorado, Arizona and Kansas/Missouri. The Company’s segments include Commercial Banking, Consumer Banking, Wealth Management, and Funds Management and Other.

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