Media headlines about Navios Maritime Midstream Partners (NYSE:NAP) have been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Navios Maritime Midstream Partners earned a coverage optimism score of 0.12 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned press coverage about the shipping company an impact score of 47.2274959149805 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next several days.
Here are some of the media headlines that may have effected Accern Sentiment Analysis’s analysis:
- Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) on the Move: Scorpio Tankers Inc. (NYSE:STNG), IDT Corporation (NYSE:IDT), Navios … (stocksnewspoint.com)
- Stock Rating Report: Navios Maritime Midstream Partners LP (NAP) (talktraders.com)
- How Did the Crude Tanker Industry Fare in Week 30? (finance.yahoo.com)
- Head to Head Contrast: Navios Maritime Midstream Partners (NAP) and StealthGas (GASS) (americanbankingnews.com)
- Navios Maritime Partners L.P. (NMM) (sg.finance.yahoo.com)
A number of analysts recently weighed in on the company. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Navios Maritime Midstream Partners from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, April 4th. ValuEngine downgraded Navios Maritime Midstream Partners from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report on Monday, July 2nd. Citigroup decreased their price objective on Navios Maritime Midstream Partners from $6.50 to $4.50 and set a “neutral” rating for the company in a report on Friday, May 4th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. upgraded Navios Maritime Midstream Partners from an “underweight” rating to an “overweight” rating and set a $6.00 price objective for the company in a report on Friday, April 20th. Finally, TheStreet downgraded Navios Maritime Midstream Partners from a “c” rating to a “d+” rating in a report on Monday, May 7th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, one has issued a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the company. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $5.25.
Navios Maritime Midstream Partners (NYSE:NAP) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July 26th. The shipping company reported $0.21 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.23 by ($0.02). Navios Maritime Midstream Partners had a positive return on equity of 6.27% and a negative net margin of 17.05%. The business had revenue of $20.79 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $18.98 million. equities research analysts forecast that Navios Maritime Midstream Partners will post 0.63 EPS for the current fiscal year.
The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, August 14th. Shareholders of record on Monday, August 6th will be issued a dividend of $0.125 per share. The ex-dividend date is Friday, August 3rd. This represents a $0.50 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 13.85%. Navios Maritime Midstream Partners’s payout ratio is currently 71.43%.
About Navios Maritime Midstream Partners
Navios Maritime Midstream Partners L.P. owns, operates, and acquires crude oil tankers, refined petroleum product tankers, chemical tankers, and liquefied petroleum gas tankers. The company provides seaborne shipping services through its vessels under long-term employment contracts to international oil companies, refiners, and large vessel operators.
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