News headlines about DRDGOLD Limited (NYSE:DRD) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. DRDGOLD Limited earned a coverage optimism score of 0.14 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the basic materials company an impact score of 46.543129530665 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next few days.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, October 12th. Investors of record on Friday, September 29th were issued a $0.0389 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, September 28th. This represents a $0.16 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.29%.

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About DRDGOLD Limited

DRDGOLD Limited is a gold mining company. The Company is engaged in gold production by tailings retreatment. The Company is focused on the recovery of lower-risk, higher-margin ounces primarily from its metallurgical plant located approximately 50 kilometers east of Johannesburg in Brakpan. The Company owns approximately 100% of its holding company, Ergo Mining Operations Proprietary Limited (EMO).

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