News stories about Chesapeake Granite Wash Trust (NYSE:CHKR) have trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Chesapeake Granite Wash Trust earned a news sentiment score of 0.03 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news coverage about the oil and gas producer an impact score of 46.154467037883 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next several days.

These are some of the news articles that may have impacted Accern Sentiment Analysis’s scoring:

Shares of Chesapeake Granite Wash Trust (NYSE CHKR) opened at $2.00 on Wednesday. The stock has a market cap of $91.16, a price-to-earnings ratio of 5.13 and a beta of 0.52. Chesapeake Granite Wash Trust has a 1 year low of $1.80 and a 1 year high of $3.85.

Chesapeake Granite Wash Trust (NYSE:CHKR) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November 8th. The oil and gas producer reported $0.10 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The business had revenue of $3.94 million during the quarter. Chesapeake Granite Wash Trust had a net margin of 84.71% and a return on equity of 43.81%.

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, November 30th. Investors of record on Monday, November 20th were paid a dividend of $0.066 per share. The ex-dividend date was Friday, November 17th. This represents a $0.26 annualized dividend and a yield of 13.20%. Chesapeake Granite Wash Trust’s dividend payout ratio is currently 68.42%.

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About Chesapeake Granite Wash Trust

Chesapeake Granite Wash Trust (the Trust) is a trust formed to own royalty interests for the benefit of Trust unit holders. The royalty interests held by the Trust (Royalty Interests) are derived from Chesapeake Energy Corporation’s (Chesapeake) interests in specified oil and natural gas properties located in the Colony Granite Wash play in Washita County.

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