Media headlines about Old Point Financial (NASDAQ:OPOF) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Old Point Financial earned a media sentiment score of 0.05 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news stories about the bank an impact score of 45.1866208390794 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next several days.
These are some of the news stories that may have impacted Accern Sentiment Analysis’s analysis:
- China Insurer Up $101 Billion Trades Like a Technology Stock (bloombergquint.com)
- The Iranian people are pro-American, unlike their government (foxnews.com)
- Arsenal 2 Chelsea 2: Hector Bellerin strikes in injury time to earn point for the Gunners after stunning London derby (thesun.co.uk)
- 36-year-old retiree: This is the secret to getting rich (cnbc.com)
- Spotify’s Non-IPO Really Is Novel (bloomberg.com)
Separately, ValuEngine lowered Old Point Financial from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Saturday, November 25th.
Old Point Financial (NASDAQ:OPOF) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November 1st. The bank reported $0.15 EPS for the quarter. Old Point Financial had a return on equity of 3.78% and a net margin of 7.93%. The company had revenue of $11.09 million during the quarter.
The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, December 29th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, November 30th were issued a dividend of $0.11 per share. This represents a $0.44 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.49%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, November 29th. Old Point Financial’s dividend payout ratio is presently 61.11%.
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Old Point Financial Company Profile
Old Point Financial Corporation is a holding company that conducts all of its operations through two subsidiaries, The Old Point National Bank of Phoebus (the Bank) and Old Point Trust & Financial Services, N.A. (the Trust). The Company operates in three principal business segments: the Bank, the Trust and the Parent.
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