Somewhat Positive News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Annaly Capital Management (NLY) Share Price

Media coverage about Annaly Capital Management (NYSE:NLY) has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Annaly Capital Management earned a media sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave headlines about the real estate investment trust an impact score of 46.8268260324728 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.

Here are some of the headlines that may have impacted Accern’s rankings:

Several research analysts have commented on NLY shares. Bank of America raised Annaly Capital Management from an “underperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Thursday, February 1st. Compass Point raised Annaly Capital Management from a “sell” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Tuesday, February 13th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Annaly Capital Management from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, January 3rd. Finally, Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reissued a “hold” rating on shares of Annaly Capital Management in a research note on Friday, February 16th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating, one has issued a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company. The company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $12.63.

NYSE NLY traded up $0.05 during trading on Monday, hitting $10.30. 4,559,230 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 8,604,970. The company has a current ratio of 0.03, a quick ratio of 0.03 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.23. The company has a market cap of $11,886.14, a price-to-earnings ratio of 8.44, a PEG ratio of 7.18 and a beta of 0.02. Annaly Capital Management has a fifty-two week low of $10.00 and a fifty-two week high of $12.73.

Annaly Capital Management (NYSE:NLY) last issued its earnings results on Wednesday, February 14th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.31 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.30 by $0.01. Annaly Capital Management had a return on equity of 11.66% and a net margin of 72.18%. The firm had revenue of $426.71 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $370.80 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.30 earnings per share. The business’s quarterly revenue was down 31.6% on a year-over-year basis. sell-side analysts predict that Annaly Capital Management will post 1.17 earnings per share for the current year.

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, April 30th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 29th will be paid a $0.30 dividend. This represents a $1.20 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 11.65%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 28th. Annaly Capital Management’s dividend payout ratio is currently 98.36%.

In other news, insider Anthony C. Green acquired 23,250 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, February 21st. The stock was bought at an average price of $10.42 per share, with a total value of $242,265.00. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website. Corporate insiders own 0.43% of the company’s stock.

COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: This article was originally posted by Ticker Report and is the sole property of of Ticker Report. If you are accessing this article on another site, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of United States & international trademark & copyright law. The legal version of this article can be viewed at https://www.tickerreport.com/banking-finance/3383009/somewhat-positive-news-coverage-somewhat-unlikely-to-affect-annaly-capital-management-nly-share-price.html.

About Annaly Capital Management

Annaly Capital Management, Inc, a diversified capital manager, invests in and finances residential and commercial assets. The company invests in various types of agency mortgage-backed securities, non-agency residential mortgage assets, and residential mortgage loans; and originates and invests in commercial mortgage loans, securities, and other commercial real estate investments.

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for Annaly Capital Management (NYSE:NLY)

Receive News & Ratings for Annaly Capital Management Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Annaly Capital Management and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.

Latest News

World Fuel Services Corp  Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.06
World Fuel Services Corp Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.06
Recent Analysts’ Ratings Updates for Brookline Bancorp
Recent Analysts’ Ratings Updates for Brookline Bancorp
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce  Given New C$138.00 Price Target at Barclays
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce Given New C$138.00 Price Target at Barclays
Quality Systems  Price Target Increased to $22.00 by Analysts at Piper Jaffray Companies
Quality Systems Price Target Increased to $22.00 by Analysts at Piper Jaffray Companies
Kinnevik  Downgraded by ValuEngine to Hold
Kinnevik Downgraded by ValuEngine to Hold
ValuEngine Downgrades SMC  to Hold
ValuEngine Downgrades SMC to Hold


© 2006-2018 Ticker Report. Google+.