Press coverage about Citizens (NASDAQ:CIZN) has been trending somewhat negative this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Citizens earned a news sentiment score of -0.04 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned press coverage about the bank an impact score of 47.2606366855486 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the immediate future.

Shares of Citizens (NASDAQ CIZN) opened at $21.40 on Tuesday. The stock has a market capitalization of $109.89, a PE ratio of 16.21 and a beta of -0.41. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.22, a quick ratio of 0.49 and a current ratio of 0.49. Citizens has a 1-year low of $21.40 and a 1-year high of $26.40.

The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, December 29th. Investors of record on Friday, December 15th were issued a dividend of $0.24 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, December 14th. This represents a $0.96 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.49%. Citizens’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 72.73%.

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Citizens Company Profile

Citizens Holding Company is a one-bank holding company of The Citizens Bank of Philadelphia, Mississippi (the Bank). Through its ownership of the Bank, the Company is engaged in a range of commercial and personal banking activities, including accepting demand deposits, savings and time deposit accounts, making secured and unsecured loans, issuing letters of credit, originating mortgage loans, and providing personal and corporate trust services.

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