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NYSE:USAC

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

$24.50
+0.16 (+0.66%)
(As of 02/23/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$24.07
$24.56
50-Day Range
$22.76
$26.30
52-Week Range
$18.48
$26.93
Volume
140,151 shs
Average Volume
617,950 shs
Market Capitalization
$2.52 billion
P/E Ratio
116.67
Dividend Yield
8.57%
Price Target
$22.25

USA Compression Partners MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Reduce
1.50 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
9.2% Downside
$22.25 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
4.16% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
-0.28mentions of USA Compression Partners in the last 14 days
Based on 11 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$89.99 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
43.10%
From $0.58 to $0.83 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.

1.52 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

198th out of 240 stocks

Natural Gas Transmission Industry

14th out of 19 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

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Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 2/2 Dividend
1/19/2024
Dividend Payable
2/02/2024
Last Earnings
2/13/2024
Today
2/23/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
5/07/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Natural gas transmission
Sub-Industry
N/A
Fax
N/A
Employees
N/A
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$22.25
High Stock Price Target
$24.00
Low Stock Price Target
$20.00
Potential Upside/Downside
-9.2%
Consensus Rating
Reduce
Rating Score (0-4)
1.50
Research Coverage
4 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$68.27 million
Pretax Margin
8.23%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$846.18 million
Cash Flow
$3.32 per share
Book Value
($2.85) per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
N/A
Market Cap
$2.52 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.31
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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 analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for USA Compression Partners in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 sell ratings and 2 hold ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "reduce" USAC shares.
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What is USA Compression Partners' stock price target for 2024?

4 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for USA Compression Partners' stock. Their USAC share price targets range from $20.00 to $24.00. On average, they predict the company's share price to reach $22.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 9.2%.
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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 7.3% and is now trading at $24.50.
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Are investors shorting USA Compression Partners?

USA Compression Partners saw a decrease in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totaling 2,110,000 shares, a decrease of 27.2% from the January 15th total of 2,900,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 702,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.0 days. Currently, 4.2% of the company's shares 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 were USA Compression Partners' earnings last quarter?

USA Compression Partners LP (NYSE:USAC) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February, 13th. The oil and gas company reported $0.10 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.12 by $0.02. The oil and gas company earned $225.05 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $221.50 million. USA Compression Partners had a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 31.81% and a net margin of 8.07%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 11th. Investors of record on Monday, January 22nd will be given a dividend of $0.525 per share on Friday, February 2nd. This represents a $2.10 annualized dividend and a yield of 8.57%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, January 19th. This is a boost from the stock's previous quarterly dividend of $0.51.
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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 8.63%. 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 253.01% 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 investors include Blackstone Inc. (2.46%), Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd. (0.70%), UBS Group AG (0.55%), Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. (0.47%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.31%) and Bard Associates Inc. (0.21%). 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 2/24/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff