News headlines about Martin Midstream Partners (NASDAQ:MMLP) have trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, Accern reports. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Martin Midstream Partners earned a news impact score of 0.18 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave headlines about the pipeline company an impact score of 45.9548268249726 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near term.
These are some of the headlines that may have effected Accern’s scoring:
NASDAQ:MMLP traded up $0.13 during trading hours on Tuesday, reaching $14.43. 26,008 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 142,797. The company has a market capitalization of $536.04, a P/E ratio of 32.84, a P/E/G ratio of 6.79 and a beta of 1.50. Martin Midstream Partners has a 1-year low of $12.70 and a 1-year high of $20.55. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.72, a current ratio of 1.81 and a quick ratio of 1.08.
Martin Midstream Partners (NASDAQ:MMLP) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, February 14th. The pipeline company reported $0.48 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.34 by $0.14. The business had revenue of $305.74 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $237.22 million. Martin Midstream Partners had a return on equity of 8.22% and a net margin of 1.81%. sell-side analysts anticipate that Martin Midstream Partners will post 0.69 EPS for the current fiscal year.
A number of equities analysts have recently weighed in on MMLP shares. BidaskClub lowered Martin Midstream Partners from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Saturday, December 30th. B. Riley reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $18.00 target price on shares of Martin Midstream Partners in a research note on Monday, December 18th. Stifel Nicolaus set a $15.00 target price on Martin Midstream Partners and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, February 27th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Martin Midstream Partners from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, January 3rd. Finally, ValuEngine lowered Martin Midstream Partners from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, March 1st. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have issued a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $18.17.
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About Martin Midstream Partners
Martin Midstream Partners L.P. is a limited partnership with a set of operations focused in the United States Gulf Coast region. The Company’s four business lines include terminalling and storage services for petroleum products and by-products, including the refining of naphthenic crude oil and the blending and packaging of finished lubricants; natural gas services, including liquids transportation and distribution services, and natural gas storage; sulfur and sulfur-based products processing, manufacturing, marketing and distribution, and marine transportation services for petroleum products and by-products.
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