Hi-Crush Partners LP (HCLP) reported quarterly earnings results on Thursday, Apr-28-2016. The company reported $-0.48 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $-0.33. Analysts had a consensus of $-0.15. The company posted revenue of $52.15 million in the period, compared to analysts expectations of $53.90 million. The company’s revenue was down -48.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.60 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Hi-Crush Partners LP. Shares were Downgraded by Cowen on Feb 29, 2016 to ” Market Perform” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 4.20 from a previous price target of $12.50 .Company shares were Reiterated by Wunderlich on Feb 24, 2016 to “Hold”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 5 from a previous price target of $4 .
Hi-Crush Partners LP opened for trading at $7.3 and hit $8.11 on the upside on Wednesday, eventually ending the session at $7.83, with a gain of 9.51% or 0.68 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 6,67,322 shares. Company has a market cap of $290 M.
In a different news, on Aug 19, 2015, Robert E. Rasmus (CEO) purchased 28,089 shares at $15.64 per share price.
Hi-Crush Partners LP is a producer and supplier of monocrystalline sand. The Company is a limited partnership formed to acquire selected sand reserves and related processing and transportation facilities of Hi-Crush Proppants LLC. Its reserves consist of northern white sand a resource in Wisconsin and limited portions of the upper Midwest region of the United States. It owns operates and develops sand reserves and related excavation and processing facilities. Its 751-acre facility with rail infrastructure located in Wyeville Wisconsin enables it to process and deliver approximately 1600000 tons of 20/70 frac sand per year. It also holds a 98% interest in Augusta. The Company owns and operates the Wyeville facility which is located in Monroe County Wisconsin and contains approximately 75.5 million tons of recoverable reserves of frac sand.