Dynagas LNG Partners LP Company Profile (NYSE:DLNG)

About Dynagas LNG Partners LP (DLNG)

Dynagas LNG Partners LP logoDynagas LNG Partners LP is organized for the purpose of owning, operating, and acquiring liquid natural gas (LNG) carriers. The Company is focused on owning and operating LNG carriers. The Company operates in the segment relating to its operations as it operates solely LNG vessels. The Company's vessels are employed on multi-year time charters, which the Company defines as charters of over two years or more, with international energy companies. The Company owns and operates a fleet of over six LNG carriers, consisting of the three LNG carriers in its initial fleet, the Clean Energy, the Ob River and the Amur River, and three 2013-built Ice Class LNG carriers that the Company acquired from its Sponsor the Arctic Aurora, the Yenisei River, and the Lena River, which the Company refers to collectively as the Company's Fleet. Its vessels have an average age of over 5.7 years and are contracted under multi-year charters with an average remaining charter term of over 10.4 years.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Transportation
  • Industry: Shipping
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: DLNG
  • CUSIP: N/A
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $17.62
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $16.60
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $15.75
  • 52-Week Range: $9.42 - $17.69
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 10.41
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.10
  • P/E Growth: -1.55
  • Market Cap: $625.95M
  • Outstanding Shares: 35,525,000
  • Beta: 1.21
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 40.01%
  • Return on Equity: 21.28%
  • Return on Assets: 5.61%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.34%
  • Current Ratio: 1.12%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.10%

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Dynagas LNG Partners LP (NYSE:DLNG) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.43)
Consensus Price Target: $15.90 (9.76% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Dynagas LNG Partners LP (NYSE:DLNG)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
3/1/2017Clarkson CapitalDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$17.00N/AView Rating Details
10/18/2016Maxim GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$20.00N/AView Rating Details
9/19/2016Wells Fargo & CoInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$9.50N/AView Rating Details
9/13/2016Jefferies Group LLCInitiated CoverageBuy$18.00N/AView Rating Details
6/1/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingOutperformN/AView Rating Details
5/18/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
5/18/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
2/18/2016Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetBuy$20.00 -> $18.00N/AView Rating Details
1/11/2016Barclays PLCDowngradeOverweight -> UnderweightN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 3/29/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Dynagas LNG Partners LP (NYSE:DLNG)
Earnings by Quarter for Dynagas LNG Partners LP (NYSE:DLNG)
Earnings History by Quarter for Dynagas LNG Partners LP (NYSE:DLNG)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/15/2017        
2/27/2017Q416$0.42$0.44$41.55 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/14/20169/30/2016$0.47$0.49ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q216$0.43$0.48$42.32 million$43.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/17/2016Q1$0.45$0.48$43.02 million$42.74 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/16/2016Q415$0.41$0.38$36.90 million$37.02 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/9/2015Q315$0.42$0.41$36.98 million$37.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/25/2015Q215$0.42$0.41$35.55 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/14/2015Q115$0.41$0.43$35.58 million$35.62 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/18/2015$0.43$0.44ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/10/2014Q314$0.38$0.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2014Q2$0.35$0.37ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/15/2014$0.36$0.37ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/20/2014$0.35$0.37ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/12/2013Q313$0.38$0.40$21.44 million$21.56 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Dynagas LNG Partners LP (NYSE:DLNG)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.37 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.25 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Dynagas LNG Partners LP (NYSE:DLNG)
Most Recent Dividend:1/19/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.69
Dividend Yield:9.59%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:101.20% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
123.36% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
135.20% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Dynagas LNG Partners LP (NYSE:DLNG)

Dividend History by Quarter for Dynagas LNG Partners LP (NYSE:DLNG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
1/4/2017quarterly$0.429.94%1/9/20171/11/20171/19/2017
10/4/2016quarterly$0.4210.56%10/6/201610/11/201610/18/2016
7/6/2016quarterly$0.4211.83%7/8/20167/12/20167/19/2016
4/22/2016quarterly$0.4210.97%5/3/20165/5/20165/12/2016
1/22/2016quarterly$0.4218.67%2/3/20162/5/20162/12/2016
10/27/2015quarterly$0.4212.03%11/3/201511/5/201511/12/2015
7/28/2015quarterly$0.4211.35%8/4/20158/6/20158/13/2015
4/21/2015$0.425/1/20155/5/20155/12/2015
1/15/2015$0.422/3/20152/5/20152/12/2015
10/22/2014quarterly$0.397.18%11/3/201411/5/201411/12/2014
7/22/2014quarterly$0.375.93%8/1/20148/5/20148/12/2014
4/28/2014quarterly$0.376.66%5/1/20145/5/20145/12/2014
1/31/2014quarterly$0.173.3%2/6/20142/10/20142/14/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Dynagas LNG Partners LP (NYSE:DLNG)
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Headlines

Headline Trends for Dynagas LNG Partners LP (NYSE:DLNG)
Latest Headlines for Dynagas LNG Partners LP (NYSE:DLNG)
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DateHeadline
seekingalpha.com logoDynagas LNG Partners LP Benefits From Russian Connection
seekingalpha.com - March 26 at 10:10 AM
seekingalpha.com logoLNG Shipping: Thoughts On Policy, Prices, Supply And Demand
seekingalpha.com - March 24 at 10:01 PM
seekingalpha.com logoLNG Shipping Demand Side Macro Update: March 2017
seekingalpha.com - March 24 at 5:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoDynagas LNG Partners LP (DLNG) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 24 at 1:32 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoWill Trump's America First Energy Plan Pump Up This IPO Leader?
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 15 at 5:09 PM
seekingalpha.com logoUnique High-Dividend Stock Yields Over 10%, Strong Growth, Estimates Rising
seekingalpha.com - March 12 at 11:22 AM
seekingalpha.com logoDynagas LNG Partners' (DLNG) CEO Tony Lauritzen on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - March 2 at 4:58 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of DLNG earnings conference call or presentation 28-Feb-17 3:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - March 1 at 1:02 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Dynagas Partners LP qtrly adjusted earnings per common unit $0.44
www.reuters.com - February 27 at 7:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDynagas beats 4Q profit forecasts
finance.yahoo.com - February 27 at 7:39 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Dynagas LNG Partners LP Earnings Release - After Market Close
biz.yahoo.com - February 27 at 7:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDynagas LNG Partners LP Reports Results for the Three Months and Year Ended December 31, 2016
finance.yahoo.com - February 27 at 7:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDynagas LNG Partners Announces Date for the Release of Fourth Quarter 2016 Results, Conference Call and Webcast
finance.yahoo.com - February 10 at 5:13 PM
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www.cnbc.com - January 23 at 10:06 PM
thestreet.com logoDynagas LNG Partners Reaches Analyst Target Price
www.thestreet.com - December 30 at 5:07 PM

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Frequently Asked Questions for Dynagas LNG Partners LP (NYSE:DLNG)

What is Dynagas LNG Partners LP's stock symbol?

Dynagas LNG Partners LP trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "DLNG."

How often does Dynagas LNG Partners LP pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Dynagas LNG Partners LP?

Dynagas LNG Partners LP declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, January 4th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, January 11th will be paid a dividend of $0.4225 per share on Thursday, January 19th. This represents a $1.69 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 9.59%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, January 9th.

How were Dynagas LNG Partners LP's earnings last quarter?

Dynagas LNG Partners LP (NYSE:DLNG) released its earnings results on Monday, February, 27th. The company reported $0.44 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.42 by $0.02. Dynagas LNG Partners LP had a net margin of 40.01% and a return on equity of 21.28%.

When will Dynagas LNG Partners LP make its next earnings announcement?

Dynagas LNG Partners LP is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May, 15th 2017.

Where is Dynagas LNG Partners LP's stock going? Where will Dynagas LNG Partners LP's stock price be in 2017?

7 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for Dynagas LNG Partners LP's shares. Their predictions range from $9.50 to $20.00. On average, they expect Dynagas LNG Partners LP's stock price to reach $15.90 in the next year.

Who owns Dynagas LNG Partners LP stock?

Dynagas LNG Partners LP's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.45%), Guggenheim Capital LLC (0.32%), Highland Capital Management LP (0.17%), GSA Capital Partners LLP (0.15%) and Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. (0.05%).

Who sold Dynagas LNG Partners LP stock? Who is selling Dynagas LNG Partners LP stock?

Dynagas LNG Partners LP's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Highland Capital Management LP and Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc..

Who bought Dynagas LNG Partners LP stock? Who is buying Dynagas LNG Partners LP stock?

Dynagas LNG Partners LP's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, GSA Capital Partners LLP and Guggenheim Capital LLC.

How do I buy Dynagas LNG Partners LP stock?

Shares of Dynagas LNG Partners LP can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Dynagas LNG Partners LP stock cost?

One share of Dynagas LNG Partners LP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $17.62.

Dynagas LNG Partners LP (DLNG) Chart for Wednesday, March, 29, 2017

This page was last updated on 3/29/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff