News articles about Greenhill & Co. (NYSE:GHL) have trended somewhat negative on Tuesday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 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. Greenhill & Co. earned a media sentiment score of 0.00 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the financial services provider an impact score of 45.7895684948562 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next several days.
These are some of the media stories that may have effected Accern Sentiment’s scoring:
- ETFs with exposure to Greenhill & Co., Inc. : September 12, 2017 (finance.yahoo.com)
- MabVax Therapeutics Holdings, Inc. to Present at the 19th Annual Rodman & Renshaw Global Investment Conference in New York City (finance.yahoo.com)
- MabVax Therapeutics Engages Greenhill & Co. as Advisor for Exploring Strategic Alternatives (finance.yahoo.com)
- Hiroshi Yoshioka Joins Greenhill as Senior Advisor (finance.yahoo.com)
Greenhill & Co. (NYSE GHL) traded up 0.72% during midday trading on Tuesday, reaching $14.00. 402,786 shares of the company traded hands. Greenhill & Co. has a 12-month low of $13.80 and a 12-month high of $32.45. The company has a 50 day moving average of $16.49 and a 200-day moving average of $22.51. The stock has a market capitalization of $414.93 million, a P/E ratio of 10.70 and a beta of 1.30.
Greenhill & Co. (NYSE:GHL) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July 27th. The financial services provider reported $0.20 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.30 by ($0.10). The company had revenue of $67.27 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $72.25 million. Greenhill & Co. had a return on equity of 15.68% and a net margin of 13.98%. The company’s revenue for the quarter was down 25.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.62 earnings per share. Equities analysts anticipate that Greenhill & Co. will post $0.44 EPS for the current fiscal year.
The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, September 27th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, September 13th will be issued a $0.45 dividend. This represents a $1.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 12.54%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, September 12th. Greenhill & Co.’s payout ratio is 135.34%.
GHL has been the topic of a number of recent analyst reports. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods initiated coverage on shares of Greenhill & Co. in a research report on Thursday, June 1st. They set a “market perform” rating and a $22.00 price target on the stock. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Greenhill & Co. from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Monday, June 19th. UBS AG reissued a “sell” rating and set a $9.00 price target (down from $17.00) on shares of Greenhill & Co. in a research report on Monday, August 21st. TheStreet cut shares of Greenhill & Co. from a “b-” rating to a “c+” rating in a research report on Wednesday, June 21st. Finally, ValuEngine raised shares of Greenhill & Co. from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, July 6th. Seven equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating and two have assigned a hold rating to the company’s stock. Greenhill & Co. has a consensus rating of “Sell” and a consensus target price of $20.75.
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Greenhill & Co. Company Profile
Greenhill & Co, Inc is an investment bank. The Company provides financial and strategic advice on domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, restructurings, financings, capital raising and other transactions to a diverse client base, including corporations, partnerships, institutions and governments globally.
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