News headlines about CompX International (NYSE:CIX) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. CompX International earned a coverage optimism score of 0.20 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news stories about the company an impact score of 47.311776265813 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next several days.

Shares of CompX International (NYSE CIX) opened at 15.75 on Friday. CompX International has a one year low of $10.50 and a one year high of $16.70. The firm has a market capitalization of $195.71 million and a P/E ratio of 15.97. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $15.03 and its 200 day moving average is $14.60.

CompX International (NYSE:CIX) last released its quarterly earnings results on Friday, August 4th. The company reported $0.27 earnings per share for the quarter. CompX International had a return on equity of 10.22% and a net margin of 11.01%. The company had revenue of $30 million for the quarter. Equities research analysts predict that CompX International will post $1.46 earnings per share for the current year.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, September 12th. Investors of record on Tuesday, September 5th will be given a dividend of $0.05 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 31st. This represents a $0.20 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.27%.

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CompX International Company Profile

CompX International Inc is a manufacturer of security products used in the recreational transportation, postal, office and institutional furniture, cabinetry, tool storage, healthcare and other industries, and stainless steel exhaust systems, gauges and throttle controls for the recreational marine industry.

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