PowerShares High Yld. Dividend Achv(ETF) (PEY) Earns Media Sentiment Rating of 0.11
News articles about PowerShares High Yld. Dividend Achv(ETF) (NYSE:PEY) have trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. PowerShares High Yld. Dividend Achv(ETF) earned a daily sentiment score of 0.11 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news coverage about the company an impact score of 47.5804288740607 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near future.
Shares of PowerShares High Yld. Dividend Ach (NYSE PEY) traded down 0.18% during midday trading on Tuesday, hitting $16.69. The stock had a trading volume of 123,695 shares. The company’s 50 day moving average price is $16.84 and its 200-day moving average price is $16.94. PowerShares High Yld. Dividend Ach has a 1-year low of $15.17 and a 1-year high of $17.46.
The business also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, August 30th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 17th will be given a $0.049 dividend. This represents a $0.59 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.52%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, August 15th.
PowerShares High Yld. Dividend Achv(ETF) Company Profile
PowerShares High Yield Equity Dividend Achiever Portfolio (the Fund) is based on the Mergent Dividend Achiever 50 Index (the Index). The Fund focuses to invest at least 90% of its total assets in dividend paying common stocks, which comprise the Index. The Index is comprised of 50 stocks selected principally on the basis of dividend yield and consistent growth in dividends.
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