Headlines about Gafisa (NYSE:GFA) have trended positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing 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. Gafisa earned a media sentiment score of 0.27 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media headlines about the construction company an impact score of 45.3108718365909 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next few days.

Several brokerages have weighed in on GFA. ValuEngine cut Gafisa from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Monday. JPMorgan Chase & Co. cut Gafisa from a “neutral” rating to an “underweight” rating in a research note on Monday, November 27th.

Gafisa (NYSE:GFA) opened at $10.54 on Wednesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.51, a quick ratio of 2.09 and a current ratio of 2.09. Gafisa has a 52 week low of $5.92 and a 52 week high of $21.84. The firm has a market capitalization of $255.34, a price-to-earnings ratio of -0.64 and a beta of 1.76.

Gafisa (NYSE:GFA) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, November 9th. The construction company reported ($2.27) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. Gafisa had a negative net margin of 195.79% and a negative return on equity of 34.52%. The business had revenue of $50.71 million for the quarter. equities research analysts anticipate that Gafisa will post -6.59 earnings per share for the current year.

The firm also recently announced a … dividend, which was paid on Thursday, February 1st. Stockholders of record on Monday, January 29th were given a dividend of $0.6079 per share. This represents a dividend yield of 0.0521828326180257%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, January 26th. Gafisa’s dividend payout ratio is presently -3.57%.

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Gafisa Company Profile

Gafisa SA is a diversified national homebuilder. The Company’s segments are Gafisa (for ventures targeted at high and medium income) and Tenda (for ventures targeted at low income). The Company’s brands include Tenda, which serves the affordable entry-level housing segments, Gafisa, which offers a range of residential options to the mid to higher income segments and Alphaville (equity method investment), which focuses on the identification, development and sale of residential communities.

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