USA Compression Partners (USAC) Stock Price, News & Analysis

-0.15 (-0.60%)
(As of 02:33 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
77,706 shs
Average Volume
396,065 shs
Market Capitalization
$2.55 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

USA Compression Partners MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
2.00 Rating Score
0.6% Upside
$24.75 Price Target
Short Interest
3.93% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
News Sentiment
0.45mentions of USA Compression Partners in the last 14 days
Based on 2 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$194.69 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $0.59 to $0.86 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

1.13 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

198th out of 234 stocks

Natural Gas Transmission Industry

16th out of 18 stocks

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About USA Compression Partners Stock (NYSE:USAC)

USA Compression Partners, LP provides compression services under term contracts with customers in the natural gas and crude oil industries in the United States. The company engineers, designs, operates, services, and repairs its compression units; and maintains related support inventory and equipment. It also provides compression services in various shale plays, including the Utica, Marcellus, Permian Basin, Delaware Basin, Eagle Ford, Mississippi Lime, Granite Wash, Woodford, Barnett, Haynesville, Niobrara, and Fayetteville shales. As of December 31, 2017, the company had approximately 1,799,781 horsepower in its fleet. It serves oil companies; and independent producers, processors, gatherers, and transporters of natural gas and crude oil. USA Compression GP, LLC operates as the general partner of USA Compression Partners, LP. The company was formerly known as Compression Holdings, LP, and changed its name to USA Compression Partners, LP in June 2011. USA Compression Partners, LP was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Austin, Texas.

USAC Stock Price History

USAC Stock News Headlines

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Natural gas transmission
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

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Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
4 Analysts


Net Income
$68.27 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$846.18 million
Cash Flow
$3.31 per share
Book Value
($2.98) per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$2.55 billion
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Key Executives

  • Mr. Eric D. Long P.E. (Age 59)
    Pres, CEO & Director of USA Compression GP, LLC
  • Mr. Matthew C. Liuzzi (Age 43)
    VP, CFO & Treasurer of USA Compression GP, LLC
  • Mr. William G. Manias (Age 56)
    VP & COO of USA Compression GP, LLC
  • Mr. George Tracy Owens (Age 55)
    Chief Accounting Officer & VP of Fin. - USA Compression GP LLC
  • Mr. Christopher W. Porter (Age 34)
    VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. of USA Compression GP LLC

USAC Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell USA Compression Partners stock right now?

4 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for USA Compression Partners in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" USAC shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in USAC, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is USA Compression Partners' stock price target for 2024?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price targets for USA Compression Partners' stock. Their USAC share price targets range from $22.00 to $30.00. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $24.75 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 0.6% from the stock's current price.
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How have USAC shares performed in 2024?

USA Compression Partners' stock was trading at $22.83 on January 1st, 2024. Since then, USAC shares have increased by 7.8% and is now trading at $24.60.
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Are investors shorting USA Compression Partners?

USA Compression Partners saw a increase in short interest in March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 2,210,000 shares, an increase of 23.5% from the March 15th total of 1,790,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 416,200 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 5.3 days. Currently, 3.9% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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When is USA Compression Partners' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May 7th 2024.
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How can I listen to USA Compression Partners' earnings call?

USA Compression Partners will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, May 7th at 11:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were USA Compression Partners' earnings last quarter?

USA Compression Partners LP (NYSE:USAC) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February, 13th. The oil and gas company reported $0.10 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.12 by $0.02. The oil and gas company had revenue of $225.05 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $221.50 million. USA Compression Partners had a net margin of 8.07% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 31.81%. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted ($0.04) earnings per share.

How often does USA Compression Partners pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for USA Compression Partners?

USA Compression Partners declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 11th. Shareholders of record on Monday, April 22nd will be paid a dividend of $0.525 per share on Friday, May 3rd. This represents a $2.10 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 8.54%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, April 19th.
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Is USA Compression Partners a good dividend stock?

USA Compression Partners (NYSE:USAC) pays an annual dividend of $2.10 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 8.47%. USAC has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio is 1,000.05%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on EPS estimates, USAC will have a dividend payout ratio of 244.19% in the coming year. This indicates that the company may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
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What is Eric Long's approval rating as USA Compression Partners' CEO?

38 employees have rated USA Compression Partners Chief Executive Officer Eric Long on Glassdoor.com. Eric Long has an approval rating of 99% among the company's employees. This puts Eric Long in the top 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of USA Compression Partners own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other USA Compression Partners investors own include Energy Transfer (ET), AT&T (T), Prospect Capital (PSEC), Martin Midstream Partners (MMLP), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), NGL Energy Partners (NGL), Ares Capital (ARCC), Mplx (MPLX), Golar LNG Partners (GMLP) and New Residential Investment (NRZ).

Who are USA Compression Partners' major shareholders?

USA Compression Partners' stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. (0.46%), GraniteShares Advisors LLC (0.07%), Penbrook Management LLC (0.05%), Hodges Capital Management Inc. (0.02%), F&V Capital Management LLC (0.01%) and Sunbelt Securities Inc. (0.00%). Insiders that own company stock include Christopher W Porter, Eric D Long and Veteran Equity Aggregator Eig.
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How do I buy shares of USA Compression Partners?

Shares of USAC stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:USAC) was last updated on 4/24/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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