Genesis Energy L.P. (GEL) was Initiated by CapitalOne to “Equal Weight” and the brokerage firm has set the Price Target at $40. CapitalOne advised their investors in a research report released on Oct 17, 2016.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Genesis Energy L.P.. Shares were Reiterated by Wunderlich on Aug 4, 2016 to “Buy” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 39 from a previous price target of $41 .
On the company’s financial health, Genesis Energy L.P. reported $0.22 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.15 based on the information available during the earnings call on Aug 3, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.37. The company had revenue of $446.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $567.57 million. The company’s revenue was down -32.0 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.12 EPS.
Genesis Energy L.P. opened for trading at $36.06 and hit $36.46 on the upside on Friday, eventually ending the session at $36.12, with a gain of 0.87% or 0.31 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 2,22,324 shares. Company has a market cap of $4,261 M.
Investors should note that on Oct 5, 2016, Genesis Energy L.P. announced a cash dividend of $0.7000. The company’s management has announced Oct 26, 2016 as the ex-dividend date and fixed the record date on Oct 28, 2016. The payable date has been fixed on Nov 14, 2016.
In a different news, on Feb 29, 2016, Jack T Taylor (director) purchased 10,000 shares at $24.77 per share price.
Genesis Energy L.P. (Genesis) is a master limited partnership focused on the midstream segment of the oil and gas industry in the Gulf Coast region of the United States and the Gulf of Mexico. The Company operates through five segments: Onshore Pipeline Transportation Offshore Pipeline Transportation Refinery Services Marine Transportation and Supply and Logistics. The Onshore Pipeline Transportation segment is engaged in transporting crude oil and carbon dioxide. The Offshore Pipeline Transportation segment is engaged in the offshore transportation of crude oil in the Gulf of Mexico. The Refinery Services segment provides services to refining operations primarily in Texas Louisiana Arkansas Oklahoma and Utah. The Marine Transportation segment provides waterborne transportation of petroleum products and crude oil throughout North America. The Supply and Logistics segment provides supply and logistics services for crude oil and petroleum products and carbon dioxide.