News articles about Dynex Capital (NYSE:DX) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog 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. Dynex Capital earned a media sentiment score of 0.12 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news coverage about the real estate investment trust an impact score of 46.5996392931538 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near future.
These are some of the news articles that may have impacted Accern Sentiment’s scoring:
- Dollar Retreats as Timid Inflation, Tillerson Exit Spooks Markets (finance.yahoo.com)
- Dollar Loses Ground; Eyes on U.S. Inflation Data (finance.yahoo.com)
- Gold Prices Slip As Investors await U.S. CPI Data (finance.yahoo.com)
- Dollar Down as Trade War Concerns Flare Ahead of CPI (finance.yahoo.com)
- Dollar Slips as Investor Confidence Returns (finance.yahoo.com)
Several research firms have recently commented on DX. Zacks Investment Research raised Dynex Capital from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $8.00 price target for the company in a research report on Tuesday, December 12th. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reissued a “hold” rating and issued a $7.00 price target on shares of Dynex Capital in a research report on Friday, February 23rd. Finally, ValuEngine lowered Dynex Capital from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, March 7th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $7.50.
Dynex Capital (NYSE:DX) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, February 21st. The real estate investment trust reported $0.20 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.19 by $0.01. Dynex Capital had a return on equity of 11.04% and a net margin of 35.86%. The firm had revenue of $14.07 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $15.90 million. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.20 EPS. research analysts anticipate that Dynex Capital will post 0.71 earnings per share for the current year.
The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, April 30th. Investors of record on Tuesday, April 3rd will be paid a dividend of $0.18 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, April 2nd. This represents a $0.72 annualized dividend and a yield of 11.06%. Dynex Capital’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 163.64%.
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Dynex Capital Company Profile
Dynex Capital, Inc is an internally managed mortgage real estate investment trust, which invests in residential and commercial mortgage securities on a leveraged basis. The Company’s objective is to provide attractive risk-adjusted returns to its shareholders over the long term that is reflective of a leveraged fixed income portfolio with a focus on capital preservation.
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