Headlines about Golfsmith International Holdings (NASDAQ:GOLF) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Golfsmith International Holdings earned a news impact score of 0.12 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the specialty retailer an impact score of 45.4967531246621 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the immediate future.

A number of equities research analysts have weighed in on GOLF shares. Jefferies Group LLC set a $22.00 price objective on Golfsmith International Holdings and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, August 11th. BidaskClub upgraded Golfsmith International Holdings from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, September 28th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Golfsmith International Holdings from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, August 15th. Forward View set a $16.00 price objective on Golfsmith International Holdings and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, August 14th. Finally, Imperial Capital reiterated an “in-line” rating and set a $15.00 price objective (down previously from $19.00) on shares of Golfsmith International Holdings in a research report on Friday, August 11th. Ten equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $20.47.

Golfsmith International Holdings (GOLF) traded down 1.50% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $17.73. The stock had a trading volume of 133,416 shares. Golfsmith International Holdings has a 1-year low of $15.16 and a 1-year high of $22.31. The company has a market cap of $1.32 billion and a P/E ratio of 18.62. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $17.36 and a 200 day moving average price of $17.36.

The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, September 15th. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 1st were issued a dividend of $0.12 per share. This represents a $0.48 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.71%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, August 30th.

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