Media stories about RGC Resources (NASDAQ:RGCO) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. RGC Resources earned a media sentiment score of 0.01 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the energy company an impact score of 44.8591516871322 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next few days.

Shares of RGC Resources (RGCO) traded up 1.73% during mid-day trading on Tuesday, hitting $28.75. 10,582 shares of the stock traded hands. The firm has a 50 day moving average of $28.55 and a 200 day moving average of $26.68. RGC Resources has a 12 month low of $16.23 and a 12 month high of $31.99. The stock has a market cap of $207.92 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 33.31 and a beta of 0.13.

RGC Resources (NASDAQ:RGCO) last posted its earnings results on Monday, July 31st. The energy company reported $0.08 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. RGC Resources had a net margin of 10.01% and a return on equity of 10.70%. The firm had revenue of $11.44 million during the quarter.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, November 1st. Investors of record on Monday, October 16th will be paid a $0.145 dividend. This represents a $0.58 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.05%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, October 13th. RGC Resources’s dividend payout ratio is currently 67.70%.

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About RGC Resources

RGC Resources, Inc (Resources) is an energy services company. The Company is engaged in the regulated sale and distribution of natural gas to residential, commercial and industrial customers in Roanoke, Virginia, and the surrounding localities, through its Roanoke Gas Company (Roanoke Gas) subsidiary.

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