News headlines about Bel Fuse (NASDAQ:BELFA) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news 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. Bel Fuse earned a coverage optimism score of 0.06 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news stories about the scientific and technical instruments company an impact score of 47.8590540061384 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.
Separately, TheStreet lowered Bel Fuse from a “b-” rating to a “c-” rating in a research report on Thursday, February 22nd.
Shares of BELFA stock traded up $0.23 during trading hours on Wednesday, hitting $16.95. The company had a trading volume of 2,320 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,485. The company has a market cap of $203.12, a P/E ratio of -17.47 and a beta of 0.89. The company has a current ratio of 3.05, a quick ratio of 1.81 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.76. Bel Fuse has a 52 week low of $15.24 and a 52 week high of $29.90.
The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, May 1st. Investors of record on Friday, April 13th will be issued a dividend of $0.06 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, April 12th. This represents a $0.24 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.42%. Bel Fuse’s payout ratio is presently -24.74%.
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Bel Fuse Company Profile
Bel Fuse Inc (Bel) designs, manufactures and markets a range of products that power, protect and connect electronic circuits. The Company’s products include magnetic solutions, power solutions and protection, and connectivity solutions. The Company’s operating segments are North America, Asia and Europe.
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