Ennis Inc. (NYSE:EBF) Chairman Keith S. Walters sold 4,013 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, October 25th. The stock was sold at an average price of $15.43, for a total transaction of $61,920.59. Following the sale, the chairman now directly owns 277,320 shares in the company, valued at approximately $4,279,047.60. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link.
Shares of Ennis Inc. (NYSE:EBF) opened at 14.76 on Monday. The firm has a market cap of $383.17 million, a PE ratio of 71.65 and a beta of 0.98. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $16.20 and its 200 day moving average is $17.64. Ennis Inc. has a 12 month low of $14.66 and a 12 month high of $21.55.
Ennis (NYSE:EBF) last released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, September 27th. The company reported $0.35 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.26 by $0.09. The business earned $91.20 million during the quarter. Ennis had a return on equity of 11.85% and a net margin of 1.21%. On average, analysts anticipate that Ennis Inc. will post $1.02 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, November 7th. Stockholders of record on Friday, October 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.175 per share. This represents a $0.70 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.74%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, October 12th. Ennis’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 333.33%.
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