News articles about DHT Holdings (NYSE:DHT) have trended somewhat negative this week, AlphaOne reports. The research firm, a service of Accern, identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. AlphaOne ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. DHT Holdings earned a news sentiment score of -0.20 on AlphaOne’s scale. AlphaOne also gave news coverage about the shipping company an impact score of 91 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next few days.

These are some of the news articles that may have impacted Alpha One’s rankings:

DHT Holdings (NYSE:DHT) opened at 4.30 on Friday. The firm’s market capitalization is $406.87 million. DHT Holdings has a 12-month low of $3.29 and a 12-month high of $5.87. The company’s 50 day moving average price is $4.57 and its 200-day moving average price is $4.37.

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, May 31st. Investors of record on Monday, May 22nd will be given a dividend of $0.08 per share. This represents a $0.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 7.44%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 18th. DHT Holdings’s payout ratio is 3,200.00%.

DHT has been the topic of several recent analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research raised DHT Holdings from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $5.00 price target on the stock in a research report on Wednesday, March 29th. Maxim Group boosted their price target on DHT Holdings from $6.50 to $7.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, April 21st. Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $6.00 price target on shares of DHT Holdings in a research report on Monday, April 24th. TheStreet lowered DHT Holdings from a “c” rating to a “d+” rating in a research report on Monday, May 8th. Finally, Stifel Nicolaus boosted their price target on DHT Holdings from $4.50 to $5.00 and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, January 30th. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. DHT Holdings presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $5.70.

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About DHT Holdings

DHT Holdings, Inc operates a fleet of crude oil tankers. As of March 21, 2017, the Company’s fleet consisted of 21 crude oil tankers in operation. As of March 21, 2017, the Company’s fleet consisted of 19 very large crude carriers (VLCCs), which are tankers ranging in size from 200,000 to 320,000 deadweight tons (dwt), and two Aframax tankers (Aframaxes), which are tankers ranging in size from 80,000 to 120,000 dwt.

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