News coverage about Ennis (NYSE:EBF) has trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news 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. Ennis earned a news sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news stories about the industrial products company an impact score of 46.8983943754421 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near term.

These are some of the news stories that may have impacted Accern Sentiment’s rankings:

Shares of Ennis (EBF) traded up $0.05 during trading on Thursday, hitting $20.95. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 78,100 shares, compared to its average volume of 87,846. Ennis has a 12 month low of $15.20 and a 12 month high of $21.50. The company has a market capitalization of $526.84, a P/E ratio of 17.17 and a beta of 0.73. The company has a quick ratio of 4.78, a current ratio of 5.89 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.12.

Ennis (NYSE:EBF) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Friday, December 22nd. The industrial products company reported $0.33 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.26 by $0.07. Ennis had a return on equity of 12.57% and a net margin of 8.31%. The company had revenue of $93.61 million during the quarter.

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, February 9th. Shareholders of record on Friday, January 12th will be issued a $0.20 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 11th. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.82%. Ennis’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is currently 65.57%.

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About Ennis

Ennis, Inc and its subsidiaries are engaged in the production and sale of printed business products, business forms and other business products. The Company operates through Print segment, which is engaged in printing, manufacturing and selling a range of business forms and other business products to distributors located throughout the United States primarily through independent dealers.

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