Shares of USA Compression Partners, LP (NYSE:USAC) have received an average recommendation of “Hold” from the six research firms that are covering the company, MarketBeat reports. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating on the company. The average 1-year price target among brokerages that have covered the stock in the last year is $17.00.
Several equities analysts recently weighed in on the company. Royal Bank Of Canada reiterated a “hold” rating and set a $20.00 target price on shares of USA Compression Partners, in a research report on Monday, July 31st. Zacks Investment Research downgraded USA Compression Partners, from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 9th. Janney Montgomery Scott assumed coverage on USA Compression Partners, in a research report on Friday, September 1st. They set a “neutral” rating and a $16.00 target price on the stock. BidaskClub downgraded USA Compression Partners, from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, August 1st. Finally, ValuEngine downgraded USA Compression Partners, from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Friday, September 1st.
Large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the business. Global X Management Co. LLC raised its holdings in USA Compression Partners, by 8.9% during the second quarter. Global X Management Co. LLC now owns 9,571 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock valued at $157,000 after acquiring an additional 783 shares during the period. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC bought a new stake in USA Compression Partners, during the second quarter valued at about $225,000. IHT Wealth Management LLC bought a new stake in USA Compression Partners, during the second quarter valued at about $241,000. Creative Planning raised its holdings in USA Compression Partners, by 10.4% during the second quarter. Creative Planning now owns 25,326 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock valued at $414,000 after acquiring an additional 2,376 shares during the period. Finally, HITE Hedge Asset Management LLC bought a new stake in USA Compression Partners, during the third quarter valued at about $471,000.
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USA Compression Partners, (NYSE USAC) opened at $16.01 on Wednesday. The stock has a market capitalization of $1,040.02, a price-to-earnings ratio of 104.81 and a beta of 1.16. USA Compression Partners, has a 52 week low of $14.30 and a 52 week high of $19.78. The company has a quick ratio of 0.74, a current ratio of 1.35 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.14.
USA Compression Partners, (NYSE:USAC) last released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November 7th. The oil and gas company reported $0.07 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.08 by ($0.01). The firm had revenue of $72.79 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $68.82 million. USA Compression Partners, had a return on equity of 1.62% and a net margin of 3.63%. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 19.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business earned ($0.04) earnings per share. research analysts predict that USA Compression Partners, will post 0.26 earnings per share for the current year.
The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, November 10th. Investors of record on Monday, October 30th were given a dividend of $0.525 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, October 27th. This represents a $2.10 annualized dividend and a yield of 13.12%. USA Compression Partners,’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 1,500.00%.
USA Compression Partners, Company Profile
USA Compression Partners, LP is an independent provider of compression services in the United States. The Company provides compression services to its customers primarily in connection with infrastructure applications, including both allowing for the processing and transportation of natural gas through the domestic pipeline system and managing crude oil production through artificial lift processes.
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