Press coverage about USA Compression Partners (NYSE:USAC) has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. USA Compression Partners earned a news sentiment score of 0.06 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media stories about the oil and gas company an impact score of 46.5279757171376 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.
Here are some of the media stories that may have impacted Accern Sentiment Analysis’s rankings:
- Industry Turnaround, 12% Yield, Estimates Rising, And Guidance … – Seeking Alpha (seekingalpha.com)
- Zacks: Brokerages Expect USA Compression Partners, LP (USAC) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $75.73 Million (americanbankingnews.com)
- Zacks: Analysts Anticipate USA Compression Partners, LP (USAC) Will Announce Earnings of $0.11 Per Share (americanbankingnews.com)
- USA Compression Partners, (USAC) and Solaris Oilfield Infrastructure (SOI) Financial Survey (americanbankingnews.com)
USA Compression Partners (NYSE:USAC) opened at $16.75 on Monday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.14, a quick ratio of 0.74 and a current ratio of 1.35. The company has a market capitalization of $1,270.00, a P/E ratio of 104.69 and a beta of 1.20. USA Compression Partners has a twelve month low of $14.30 and a twelve month high of $19.78.
USA Compression Partners (NYSE:USAC) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, November 7th. The oil and gas company reported $0.07 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.08 by ($0.01). The business had revenue of $72.79 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $68.82 million. USA Compression Partners had a net margin of 3.63% and a return on equity of 1.62%. USA Compression Partners’s revenue was up 19.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned ($0.04) EPS. research analysts expect that USA Compression Partners will post 0.26 EPS for the current year.
The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, November 10th. Investors of record on Monday, October 30th were issued a dividend of $0.525 per share. The ex-dividend date was Friday, October 27th. This represents a $2.10 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 12.54%. USA Compression Partners’s dividend payout ratio is presently 1,400.00%.
Several analysts have weighed in on USAC shares. ValuEngine downgraded USA Compression Partners from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Friday, September 1st. Janney Montgomery Scott started coverage on USA Compression Partners in a research report on Friday, September 1st. They issued a “neutral” rating and a $16.00 price objective for the company. Zacks Investment Research upgraded USA Compression Partners from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $19.00 price objective for the company in a research report on Thursday, October 5th. Royal Bank Of Canada boosted their price objective on USA Compression Partners from $17.00 to $18.00 and gave the company a “sector perform” rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 8th. Finally, BidaskClub downgraded USA Compression Partners from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, October 31st. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $17.67.
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About USA Compression Partners
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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