Media headlines about Hennessy Advisors (NASDAQ:HNNA) have been trending somewhat positive on Monday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog 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. Hennessy Advisors earned a news sentiment score of 0.07 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave press coverage about the asset manager an impact score of 46.2636738557412 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.

Hennessy Advisors (HNNA) opened at $15.75 on Monday. The stock has a market capitalization of $124.08, a price-to-earnings ratio of 8.16 and a beta of 1.31. Hennessy Advisors has a 1-year low of $13.88 and a 1-year high of $21.61. The company has a current ratio of 1.84, a quick ratio of 1.84 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.42.

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, December 8th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, November 15th were given a dividend of $0.075 per share. This represents a $0.30 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.90%. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, November 14th. Hennessy Advisors’s payout ratio is 15.54%.

In other Hennessy Advisors news, EVP Daniel B. Steadman sold 10,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Friday, December 8th. The stock was sold at an average price of $16.90, for a total transaction of $169,000.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the executive vice president now owns 58,460 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $987,974. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link. Company insiders own 41.57% of the company’s stock.

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Hennessy Advisors Company Profile

Hennessy Advisors, Inc is an investment management company. The Company’s business activity is managing, servicing and marketing open-end mutual funds branded as the Hennessy Funds. It provides investment advisory services and shareholder services to the Hennessy Funds. Its investment advisory services include managing the composition of each fund’s portfolio, including the purchase, retention and disposition of portfolio securities in accordance with the Fund’s investment objectives, policies and restrictions; conducting investment research, and monitoring compliance with each fund’s investment restrictions and applicable laws and regulations.

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