RR Donnelley & Sons Co (NYSE:RRD) declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 24th, Zacks reports. Stockholders of record on Friday, November 15th will be given a dividend of 0.03 per share by the business services provider on Monday, December 2nd. This represents a $0.12 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.18%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 14th.

Shares of RRD traded up $0.02 during midday trading on Tuesday, hitting $3.77. 15,774 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 1,038,502. RR Donnelley & Sons has a 52-week low of $1.67 and a 52-week high of $6.59. The stock has a fifty day simple moving average of $3.95 and a 200 day simple moving average of $2.89. The firm has a market cap of $277.22 million, a P/E ratio of 5.34 and a beta of 1.68.

RR Donnelley & Sons (NYSE:RRD) last released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, October 29th. The business services provider reported $0.31 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.22 by $0.09. RR Donnelley & Sons had a negative return on equity of 23.43% and a negative net margin of 0.40%. The business had revenue of $1.62 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.61 billion. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.25 earnings per share. The company’s quarterly revenue was down 1.8% on a year-over-year basis. As a group, equities research analysts anticipate that RR Donnelley & Sons will post 0.71 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

In other news, major shareholder Chatham Asset Management, Llc purchased 508,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, August 27th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $2.21 per share, for a total transaction of $1,122,680.00. The purchase was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Over the last 90 days, insiders have bought 1,934,000 shares of company stock valued at $4,127,960. Company insiders own 1.07% of the company’s stock.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research lowered RR Donnelley & Sons from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, November 7th.

RR Donnelley & Sons Company Profile

R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company, an integrated communications provider, enables organizations to create, manage, deliver, and optimize their multichannel marketing and business communications. It operates through Business Services and Marketing Solutions segments. The Business Services segment offers commercial printing products and branded materials, including manuals, publications, brochures, business cards, flyers, post cards, posters, and promotional items; and specialized transportation and distribution services.

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