Somewhat Positive News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Oppenheimer (OPY) Share Price

Media coverage about Oppenheimer (NYSE:OPY) has been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of 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 negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Oppenheimer earned a news sentiment score of 0.10 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media coverage about the financial services provider an impact score of 46.7584414811811 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near future.

A number of analysts recently commented on OPY shares. TheStreet upgraded shares of Oppenheimer from a “c” rating to a “b-” rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 16th. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Oppenheimer from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 2nd.

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Shares of Oppenheimer opened at $29.10 on Wednesday, according to MarketBeat. The company has a quick ratio of 0.68, a current ratio of 1.23 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.37. Oppenheimer has a 12 month low of $15.35 and a 12 month high of $29.70. The company has a market cap of $389.26 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 16.61 and a beta of 1.52.

Oppenheimer (NYSE:OPY) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Friday, April 27th. The financial services provider reported $0.48 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.32 by $0.16. Oppenheimer had a net margin of 3.65% and a return on equity of 4.82%. The business had revenue of $234.53 million during the quarter.

The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, May 25th. Shareholders of record on Friday, May 11th will be paid a dividend of $0.11 per share. This represents a $0.44 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.51%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 10th.

Oppenheimer Company Profile

Oppenheimer Holdings Inc, through its subsidiaries, provides middle-market investment bank and full service broker-dealer products and services. The company offers full-service brokerage services covering exchange-traded and over-the-counter corporate equity and debt securities, money market instruments, exchange-traded options and futures contracts, municipal bonds, mutual funds, and unit investment trusts; financial and wealth planning services; and margin lending services.

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