Press coverage about Nathan's Famous (NASDAQ:NATH) has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Nathan's Famous earned a media sentiment score of 0.24 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the restaurant operator an impact score of 45.7440136201681 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, BidaskClub downgraded shares of Nathan's Famous from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Friday, December 15th.

Nathan's Famous (NASDAQ NATH) opened at $75.05 on Tuesday. The firm has a market cap of $314.26, a P/E ratio of 42.40 and a beta of 0.33. Nathan's Famous has a 52-week low of $52.90 and a 52-week high of $100.90. The company has a current ratio of 7.07, a quick ratio of 7.01 and a debt-to-equity ratio of -2.19.

Nathan's Famous (NASDAQ:NATH) last released its quarterly earnings results on Friday, November 3rd. The restaurant operator reported $0.74 earnings per share for the quarter. Nathan's Famous had a net margin of 7.34% and a negative return on equity of 11.59%. The business had revenue of $31.61 million for the quarter.

The firm also recently declared a special dividend, which was paid on Thursday, January 4th. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 22nd were given a $5.00 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, December 21st.

In other Nathan's Famous news, Director Brian S. Genson sold 2,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, November 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of $95.56, for a total value of $191,120.00. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 17,614 shares in the company, valued at $1,683,193.84. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. 32.60% of the stock is currently owned by company insiders.

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Nathan's Famous Company Profile

Nathan’s Famous, Inc (Nathan’s) is a licensor, wholesaler and retailer of products marketed under Nathan’s Famous brand. The Company’s products are marketed for sale in approximately 55,000 locations, including supermarkets, mass merchandisers and club stores, selected foodservice locations and Company-owned and franchised restaurants throughout the United States and in over 10 foreign territories and countries.

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