Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Systemax (SYX) Share Price

Press coverage about Systemax (NYSE:SYX) has trended somewhat positive on Monday, according to Accern. The research group scores 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 -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Systemax earned a media sentiment score of 0.19 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the company an impact score of 47.7657222903627 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next several days.

Shares of Systemax (NYSE SYX) traded up $0.27 during trading hours on Monday, hitting $29.22. 4,020 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 103,600. Systemax has a 52 week low of $7.05 and a 52 week high of $34.91. The stock has a market cap of $1,073.22, a P/E ratio of 27.72 and a beta of 0.22.

Systemax (NYSE:SYX) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, February 27th. The company reported $0.34 EPS for the quarter, meeting the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.34. Systemax had a net margin of 3.19% and a return on equity of 21.87%. The company had revenue of $330.60 million for the quarter.

The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, March 16th. Investors of record on Friday, March 9th will be given a $0.11 dividend. This represents a $0.44 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.51%. This is an increase from Systemax’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.10. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 8th. Systemax’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 41.91%.

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Systemax Company Profile

Systemax Inc is a direct marketer of brand name and private label products. The Company’s segments are Industrial Products Group (IPG), EMEA Technology Products Group (EMEA), and Corporate and Other (Corporate). The IPG segment sells an array of maintenance, repair and operational (MRO) products, which are marketed in North America.

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