Somewhat Favorable News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Norwood Financial Corp. (NWFL) Share Price
News stories about Norwood Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:NWFL) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Norwood Financial Corp. earned a media sentiment score of 0.03 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media stories about the financial services provider an impact score of 47.1890644800514 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near term.
Shares of Norwood Financial Corp. (NWFL) traded down $0.15 during mid-day trading on Monday, reaching $29.60. The company had a trading volume of 2,551 shares, compared to its average volume of 8,120. The firm has a market capitalization of $278.55, a price-to-earnings ratio of 17.96 and a beta of 0.14. Norwood Financial Corp. has a 1 year low of $19.10 and a 1 year high of $33.74. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.22, a quick ratio of 0.77 and a current ratio of 0.77.
Norwood Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:NWFL) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October 24th. The financial services provider reported $0.47 earnings per share for the quarter. The business had revenue of $10.73 million during the quarter. Norwood Financial Corp. had a net margin of 23.08% and a return on equity of 9.16%.
The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, November 1st. Investors of record on Friday, October 13th were given a dividend of $0.22 per share. This represents a $0.88 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.97%. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, October 12th. This is an increase from Norwood Financial Corp.’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.21. Norwood Financial Corp.’s dividend payout ratio is 53.12%.
In related news, Director Kevin M. Lamont purchased 825 shares of Norwood Financial Corp. stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, August 9th. The stock was purchased at an average price of $41.17 per share, for a total transaction of $33,965.25. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 85,272 shares in the company, valued at $3,510,648.24. The acquisition was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at this link. 6.40% of the stock is owned by corporate insiders.
About Norwood Financial Corp.
Norwood Financial Corp. is a bank holding company. The Company operates through its subsidiary, Wayne Bank (the Bank). The Bank is a chartered bank and trust company. The Bank is an independent community bank that operates over five offices in the Wayne County, approximately three offices in Pike County, four offices in Monroe County and over three offices in Lackawanna County.
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