Media stories about Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory (NASDAQ:RMCF) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory earned a media sentiment score of 0.08 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned headlines about the company an impact score of 45.1514727880961 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near future.

Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory (NASDAQ:RMCF) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July 6th. The company reported $0.14 earnings per share for the quarter. The company had revenue of $9.35 million during the quarter. Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory had a return on equity of 18.66% and a net margin of 9.23%.

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, September 15th. Investors of record on Tuesday, September 5th were given a dividend of $0.12 per share. This represents a $0.48 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.06%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, August 31st. Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory’s dividend payout ratio is currently 81.36%.

In other Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory news, VP Gregory L. Pope sold 4,100 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, July 13th. The stock was sold at an average price of $11.08, for a total value of $45,428.00. Following the sale, the vice president now directly owns 30,311 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $335,845.88. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Over the last quarter, insiders have sold 6,889 shares of company stock valued at $76,653. 13.12% of the stock is owned by company insiders.

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About Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory

Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, Inc is an international franchisor, confectionery manufacturer and retail operator. The Company’s subsidiary, U-Swirl International, Inc (U-Swirl), franchises and operates soft-serve frozen yogurt stores. The Company operates through five segments: Franchising, Manufacturing, Retail Stores, U-Swirl operations and Other.

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