Quad/Graphics, Inc. (QUAD) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.05 on June 7th

Quad/Graphics, Inc. (NYSE:QUADGet Free Report) declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, April 23rd, RTT News reports. Investors of record on Wednesday, May 22nd will be given a dividend of 0.05 per share by the business services provider on Friday, June 7th. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.03%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, May 21st.

Quad/Graphics has a payout ratio of 18.2% indicating that its dividend is sufficiently covered by earnings. Analysts expect Quad/Graphics to earn $1.10 per share next year, which means the company should continue to be able to cover its $0.20 annual dividend with an expected future payout ratio of 18.2%.

Quad/Graphics Stock Performance

Shares of QUAD stock opened at $4.96 on Friday. Quad/Graphics has a twelve month low of $3.18 and a twelve month high of $6.75. The stock’s fifty day simple moving average is $4.91 and its 200 day simple moving average is $5.11. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 5.38, a quick ratio of 0.58 and a current ratio of 0.87.

Quad/Graphics (NYSE:QUADGet Free Report) last released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February 20th. The business services provider reported $0.23 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.13 by $0.10. Quad/Graphics had a positive return on equity of 18.67% and a negative net margin of 2.07%. The company had revenue of $787.90 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $758.40 million. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.41 earnings per share. On average, sell-side analysts predict that Quad/Graphics will post 0.74 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Analysts Set New Price Targets

Several brokerages recently weighed in on QUAD. Barrington Research boosted their price objective on shares of Quad/Graphics from $8.00 to $8.50 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research note on Friday, May 3rd. TheStreet upgraded Quad/Graphics from a “d+” rating to a “c” rating in a research report on Wednesday, February 14th. Finally, StockNews.com downgraded Quad/Graphics from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, May 7th.

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Quad/Graphics Company Profile

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Quad/Graphics, Inc provides marketing solutions worldwide. The company operates through United States Print and Related Services, and International segments. It offers printing services, such as retail inserts, publications, catalogs, special interest publications, journals, direct mail, directories, in-store marketing and promotion, packaging, newspapers, custom print products, and other commercial and specialty printed products; and paper procurement services.

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