Press coverage about Baldwin & Lyons (NASDAQ:BWINA) has trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Baldwin & Lyons earned a media sentiment score of 0.08 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media stories about the financial services provider an impact score of 46.7557358684716 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near future.
Shares of Baldwin & Lyons (NASDAQ BWINA) opened at $22.52 on Wednesday. The firm has a market cap of $345.23, a price-to-earnings ratio of 18.46 and a beta of 0.43. Baldwin & Lyons has a 12-month low of $21.41 and a 12-month high of $26.95.
The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, March 9th. Investors of record on Friday, February 23rd were paid a dividend of $0.28 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, February 22nd. This is a positive change from Baldwin & Lyons’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.27. This represents a $1.12 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.97%. Baldwin & Lyons’s dividend payout ratio is currently 91.80%.
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Baldwin & Lyons Company Profile
Baldwin & Lyons, Inc is a specialty property-casualty insurer providing liability coverage for large and medium-sized trucking and public transportation fleets, as well as coverage for trucking industry independent contractors. Through its divisions and subsidiaries, the Company engages in marketing and underwriting property and casualty insurance, including a limited assumption of risks as a reinsurer of other companies.
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