Press coverage about Navios Maritime Partners (NYSE:NMM) has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Navios Maritime Partners earned a coverage optimism score of 0.03 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news coverage about the shipping company an impact score of 45.9577037241973 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next several days.
These are some of the news articles that may have effected Accern Sentiment Analysis’s scoring:
- Navios Maritime Partners LP (NMM) Receives Average Recommendation of “Hold” from Analysts – Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide (hellenicshippingnews.com)
- Navios Maritime Partners L.P. (NMM) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $55.75 Million (americanbankingnews.com)
- Navios Maritime Partners L.P. (NMM) Receives Average Recommendation of “Hold” from Analysts (americanbankingnews.com)
- Brokerages Expect Navios Maritime Partners L.P. (NMM) Will Announce Earnings of $0.02 Per Share (americanbankingnews.com)
A number of equities analysts have recently commented on NMM shares. Jefferies Group started coverage on shares of Navios Maritime Partners in a research report on Monday, December 18th. They issued a “buy” rating and a $2.00 price objective for the company. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Navios Maritime Partners from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, January 10th. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. lowered shares of Navios Maritime Partners from an “overweight” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research report on Wednesday, January 17th. Five analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the company. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $2.44.
Navios Maritime Partners (NYSE:NMM) last announced its earnings results on Monday, February 5th. The shipping company reported $0.07 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.03 by $0.04. Navios Maritime Partners had a negative net margin of 7.13% and a positive return on equity of 2.77%. The business had revenue of $59.27 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $57.86 million. analysts predict that Navios Maritime Partners will post 0.17 EPS for the current fiscal year.
The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, May 14th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, May 10th will be given a dividend of $0.02 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, May 9th. This represents a $0.08 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.37%.
Navios Maritime Partners Company Profile
Navios Maritime Partners L.P. is an international owner and operator of dry cargo and container vessels. The Company is engaged in the seaborne transportation services of a range of dry cargo commodities, including iron ore, coal, grain and fertilizer, and also containers, chartering its vessels under medium to long-term charters.
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