News articles about Alliance Holdings GP (NASDAQ:AHGP) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Alliance Holdings GP earned a daily sentiment score of 0.15 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news headlines about the energy company an impact score of 45.4899410758335 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near term.
Alliance Holdings GP (NASDAQ:AHGP) opened at $28.40 on Friday. The company has a quick ratio of 0.54, a current ratio of 0.83 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.39. The company has a market cap of $1,700.11, a price-to-earnings ratio of 8.61 and a beta of 0.51. Alliance Holdings GP has a one year low of $22.71 and a one year high of $32.31.
Alliance Holdings GP (NASDAQ:AHGP) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, October 30th. The energy company reported $0.65 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.91 by ($0.26). The business had revenue of $453.09 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $486.80 million. Alliance Holdings GP had a net margin of 10.76% and a return on equity of 17.78%. The company’s revenue for the quarter was down 17.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.81 earnings per share. equities research analysts anticipate that Alliance Holdings GP will post 3.17 EPS for the current year.
Several equities research analysts recently commented on the stock. TheStreet upgraded shares of Alliance Holdings GP from a “c+” rating to a “b-” rating in a research note on Monday, October 16th. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Alliance Holdings GP from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, January 3rd. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Alliance Holdings GP from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, October 9th. ValuEngine lowered shares of Alliance Holdings GP from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Sunday, December 31st. Finally, dropped their price objective on shares of Alliance Holdings GP from $32.00 to $31.00 and set a “hold” rating on the stock in a research note on Wednesday, November 15th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating and three have assigned a hold rating to the stock. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $30.67.
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About Alliance Holdings GP
Alliance Holdings GP, L.P. (AHGP) is a limited partnership company. The Company owns directly and indirectly the members’ interest in Alliance Resource Management GP, LLC (MGP), the managing general partner of Alliance Resource Partners, L.P. (ARLP). The Company’s segments include Illinois Basin, Appalachia, and Other and Corporate.
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