News stories about Mesa Royalty Trust (NYSE:MTR) have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Mesa Royalty Trust earned a media sentiment score of 0.21 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media headlines about the energy company an impact score of 45.5012557387486 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.

Separately, TheStreet raised Mesa Royalty Trust from a “c” rating to a “b” rating in a report on Wednesday, May 31st.

Mesa Royalty Trust (NYSE MTR) opened at 12.30 on Tuesday. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is $12.06 and its 200 day moving average price is $12.87. The company has a market capitalization of $22.91 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 11.88 and a beta of 0.87. Mesa Royalty Trust has a one year low of $8.12 and a one year high of $16.70.

The firm also recently announced a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, October 31st. Shareholders of record on Monday, July 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.116 per share. This represents a $1.39 annualized dividend and a yield of 11.32%. This is an increase from Mesa Royalty Trust’s previous monthly dividend of $0.10. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 27th. Mesa Royalty Trust’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is currently 133.65%.

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