Media coverage about Bel Fuse (NASDAQ:BELFA) has trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Bel Fuse earned a daily sentiment score of 0.15 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned press coverage about the scientific and technical instruments company an impact score of 46.3596433469783 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.

Bel Fuse (NASDAQ BELFA) traded up 2.77% during trading on Tuesday, reaching $24.15. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 855 shares. Bel Fuse has a 52-week low of $18.27 and a 52-week high of $26.97. The company has a market cap of $290.84 million, a PE ratio of 17.08 and a beta of 0.88. The stock has a 50-day moving average price of $22.67 and a 200 day moving average price of $21.69.

Bel Fuse (NASDAQ:BELFA) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August 3rd. The scientific and technical instruments company reported $0.48 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.26 by $0.22. Bel Fuse had a return on equity of 11.61% and a net margin of 3.44%. The firm had revenue of $131.62 million during the quarter. On average, analysts expect that Bel Fuse will post $1.50 EPS for the current year.

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, November 1st. Stockholders of record on Friday, October 13th will be issued a $0.06 dividend. This represents a $0.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.99%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 12th. Bel Fuse’s payout ratio is currently 17.91%.

Separately, TheStreet raised Bel Fuse from a “c” rating to a “b-” rating in a report on Friday, August 4th.

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Bel Fuse Company Profile

Bel Fuse Inc (Bel) designs, manufactures and markets a range of products that power, protect and connect electronic circuits. The Company’s products include magnetic solutions, power solutions and protection, and connectivity solutions. The Company’s operating segments are North America, Asia and Europe.

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