Headlines about Ethan Allen Interiors (NYSE:ETH) have been trending somewhat positive on Tuesday, Accern reports. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. 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. Ethan Allen Interiors earned a news sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news coverage about the company an impact score of 46.0387804327742 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near term.
ETH has been the topic of a number of analyst reports. Telsey Advisory Group decreased their target price on shares of Ethan Allen Interiors from $27.00 to $26.00 and set a “market perform” rating on the stock in a research report on Thursday, January 25th. Stifel Nicolaus increased their price target on shares of Ethan Allen Interiors from $27.00 to $30.00 and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, October 26th. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Ethan Allen Interiors from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, January 8th. KeyCorp reaffirmed a “hold” rating on shares of Ethan Allen Interiors in a research note on Tuesday, October 17th. Finally, TheStreet downgraded shares of Ethan Allen Interiors from a “b” rating to a “c+” rating in a research note on Friday, October 27th. Five analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, one has issued a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. Ethan Allen Interiors has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $30.80.
Ethan Allen Interiors (NYSE ETH) traded down $0.35 during trading hours on Tuesday, reaching $24.60. 390,669 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 393,268. The stock has a market capitalization of $675.79, a P/E ratio of 18.92, a P/E/G ratio of 1.67 and a beta of 1.17. Ethan Allen Interiors has a 12 month low of $23.50 and a 12 month high of $33.12.
The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, April 25th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, April 11th will be paid a $0.19 dividend. This represents a $0.76 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.09%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, April 10th. Ethan Allen Interiors’s dividend payout ratio is presently 58.46%.
In other Ethan Allen Interiors news, CFO Corey Whitely bought 1,700 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, February 8th. The shares were acquired at an average price of $24.65 per share, with a total value of $41,905.00. Following the purchase, the chief financial officer now owns 12,574 shares in the company, valued at approximately $309,949.10. The purchase was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through this link. Also, Chairman M Farooq Kathwari bought 4,090 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, February 8th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $24.37 per share, for a total transaction of $99,673.30. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. Company insiders own 10.50% of the company’s stock.
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About Ethan Allen Interiors
Ethan Allen Interiors Inc is an interior design company. The Company is a manufacturer and retailer of home furnishings. The Company operates through two segments, which include wholesale and retail. The Company is an international home fashion brand doing business in North America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.
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