News headlines about Natural Resource Partners (NYSE:NRP) have been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, Accern reports. Accern scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Natural Resource Partners earned a coverage optimism score of 0.01 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave headlines about the energy company an impact score of 46.4223472818585 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the immediate future.
Several brokerages recently weighed in on NRP. ValuEngine downgraded shares of Natural Resource Partners from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, March 7th. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Natural Resource Partners from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $37.00 target price on the stock in a research note on Friday, January 19th. Finally, Stifel Nicolaus reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a $36.00 target price on shares of Natural Resource Partners in a research note on Tuesday, January 16th.
Shares of NRP opened at $29.50 on Friday. Natural Resource Partners has a fifty-two week low of $22.81 and a fifty-two week high of $37.65. The company has a market cap of $361.14, a P/E ratio of 6.26 and a beta of 0.60. The company has a current ratio of 0.76, a quick ratio of 0.70 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.79.
About Natural Resource Partners
Natural Resource Partners L.P. owns, operates, manages and leases a portfolio of mineral properties in the United States, including interests in coal, trona and soda ash, construction aggregates and other natural resources. Coal Royalty and Other segment consists primarily of coal royalty and coal related transportation and processing assets.
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