Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact American National Insurance (ANAT) Stock Price

Media stories about American National Insurance (NASDAQ:ANAT) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. American National Insurance earned a news sentiment score of 0.17 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news headlines about the insurance provider an impact score of 46.7464804316732 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next few days.

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

Shares of American National Insurance (NASDAQ ANAT) traded up $1.54 during mid-day trading on Tuesday, reaching $123.10. 9,268 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 18,834. The company has a market cap of $3,320.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 23.78 and a beta of 1.37. American National Insurance has a fifty-two week low of $110.43 and a fifty-two week high of $131.99.

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 15th. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.82 per share. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 30th. This represents a $3.28 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.66%. American National Insurance’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 42.32%.

Separately, BidaskClub upgraded shares of American National Insurance from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, July 24th.

TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: “Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact American National Insurance (ANAT) Stock Price” was reported by Chaffey Breeze and is owned by of Chaffey Breeze. If you are reading this piece on another domain, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of United States and international copyright legislation. The original version of this piece can be accessed at https://www.chaffeybreeze.com/2017/11/21/somewhat-favorable-media-coverage-somewhat-unlikely-to-impact-american-national-insurance-anat-stock-price.html.

About American National Insurance

American National Insurance Company is engaged in life insurance, annuities, and property and casualty insurance. The Company also offers limited health insurance. Its family of companies includes six life insurance companies, eight property and casualty insurance companies, and various non-insurance subsidiaries.

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for American National Insurance (NASDAQ:ANAT)

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

Latest News

Leave a Reply