Value Line, Inc. Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.25 (NASDAQ:VALU)

Value Line, Inc. (NASDAQ:VALUGet Rating) announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, January 20th, Zacks reports. Investors of record on Monday, January 30th will be given a dividend of 0.25 per share by the financial services provider on Friday, February 10th. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.98%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, January 27th.

Value Line has decreased its dividend by an average of 15.0% annually over the last three years.

Value Line Trading Down 1.7 %

NASDAQ:VALU opened at $50.45 on Wednesday. Value Line has a twelve month low of $42.02 and a twelve month high of $118.40. The company has a market cap of $476.75 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 26.28 and a beta of 0.59. The stock has a fifty day simple moving average of $52.50 and a 200-day simple moving average of $63.14.

Value Line (NASDAQ:VALUGet Rating) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, December 12th. The financial services provider reported $0.46 EPS for the quarter. Value Line had a return on equity of 22.86% and a net margin of 45.08%. The firm had revenue of $10.07 million for the quarter.

Institutional Inflows and Outflows

Large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Bank of New York Mellon Corp increased its position in shares of Value Line by 6.4% during the first quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 24,011 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $1,609,000 after purchasing an additional 1,441 shares in the last quarter. State Street Corp lifted its stake in Value Line by 12.1% during the 2nd quarter. State Street Corp now owns 13,439 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $888,000 after acquiring an additional 1,447 shares in the last quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC lifted its stake in Value Line by 10.3% during the 2nd quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC now owns 10,700 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $707,000 after acquiring an additional 1,000 shares in the last quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. raised its position in Value Line by 52.0% in the 1st quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 9,937 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $666,000 after purchasing an additional 3,399 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Advisor Group Holdings Inc. raised its position in Value Line by 11,415.0% in the 1st quarter. Advisor Group Holdings Inc. now owns 2,303 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $154,000 after purchasing an additional 2,283 shares in the last quarter. 6.86% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades

Separately, StockNews.com began coverage on Value Line in a research note on Wednesday, October 12th. They set a “hold” rating on the stock.

Value Line Company Profile

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Value Line, Inc engages in the provision of investment research. It produces investment periodicals based on underlying research and making available copyright data, including certain proprietary ranking system and other proprietary information, to third parties under written agreements for use in third-party managed and marketed investment products and for other purposes.

Further Reading

Dividend History for Value Line (NASDAQ:VALU)

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