News stories about National Western Life Group (NASDAQ:NWLI) have trended positive this week, Accern reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. National Western Life Group earned a news impact score of 0.39 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the financial services provider an impact score of 46.2317619415946 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near term.

Shares of National Western Life Group (NASDAQ:NWLI) opened at $346.60 on Monday. The company has a market cap of $1,190.00, a P/E ratio of 14.30 and a beta of 1.47. National Western Life Group has a 52-week low of $250.78 and a 52-week high of $368.00.

The business also recently disclosed an annual dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 1st. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, November 8th will be given a dividend of $0.36 per share. This represents a dividend yield of 0.1%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, November 7th. National Western Life Group’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 1.35%.

Separately, BidaskClub raised shares of National Western Life Group from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, August 10th.

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About National Western Life Group

National Western Life Insurance Company (National Western) is a stock life insurance company. The Company operates in two segments: Domestic Insurance Operations and International Insurance Operations. The products marketed under domestic insurance operations are annuities, universal life insurance and traditional life insurance, which include both term and whole life products.

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