Media coverage about Investors Title (NASDAQ:ITIC) has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Investors Title earned a coverage optimism score of 0.10 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the insurance provider an impact score of 45.4238258928351 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near future.
Separately, BidaskClub upgraded shares of Investors Title from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, December 22nd.
Shares of Investors Title stock opened at $201.00 on Monday. Investors Title has a 52 week low of $126.00 and a 52 week high of $221.88. The firm has a market cap of $379.06, a price-to-earnings ratio of 18.72 and a beta of 0.68.
Investors Title (NASDAQ:ITIC) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, February 7th. The insurance provider reported $2.26 earnings per share for the quarter. Investors Title had a net margin of 15.90% and a return on equity of 12.06%. The firm had revenue of $40.58 million for the quarter.
The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, March 30th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, March 20th will be paid a dividend of $0.40 per share. The ex-dividend date is Monday, March 19th. This represents a $1.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.80%. Investors Title’s dividend payout ratio is currently 11.80%.
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About Investors Title
Investors Title Company is an insurance holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, Investors Title Insurance Company (ITIC) and National Investors Title Insurance Company (NITIC), is engaged in issuance of residential and commercial title insurance, Investors Title Insurance Company (ITIC) and National Investors Title Insurance Company (NITIC).
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