Media coverage about Pingtan Marine Enterprise (NASDAQ:PME) has trended somewhat positive on Thursday, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring 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 one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Pingtan Marine Enterprise earned a coverage optimism score of 0.06 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the company an impact score of 45.9039893382353 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near term.

Shares of Pingtan Marine Enterprise (NASDAQ:PME) traded up 4.09% during trading on Thursday, reaching $3.56. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 87,297 shares. Pingtan Marine Enterprise has a 1-year low of $0.84 and a 1-year high of $5.18. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $3.77 and its 200 day moving average price is $3.96. The stock has a market capitalization of $281.44 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 19.45 and a beta of 0.97.

Pingtan Marine Enterprise (NASDAQ:PME) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August 9th. The company reported $0.11 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. Pingtan Marine Enterprise had a net margin of 27.48% and a return on equity of 32.46%. The firm had revenue of $35.70 million during the quarter. Analysts anticipate that Pingtan Marine Enterprise will post $1.39 EPS for the current year.

The firm also recently declared a special dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, August 31st. Investors of record on Tuesday, August 15th will be given a $0.01 dividend. This represents a yield of 0.96%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, July 27th. Pingtan Marine Enterprise’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 25.00%.

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About Pingtan Marine Enterprise

Pingtan Marine Enterprise Ltd. is a marine enterprises company. The Company is primarily engaging in ocean fishing through its operating subsidiary, Fujian Provincial Pingtan County Ocean Fishing Group Co, Ltd. (Pingtan Fishing). The Company harvests a range of fish species with its owned and licensed vessels operating within the Indian Exclusive Economic Zone, Indo-Pacific waters, the Arafura Sea of Indonesia, and international waters of Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.

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