SunCoke Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE:SXCP) major shareholder Sun Coal & Coke Llc acquired 12,691 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, June 22nd. The shares were purchased at an average price of $17.32 per share, with a total value of $219,808.12. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this link. Large shareholders that own at least 10% of a company’s shares are required to disclose their transactions with the SEC.

Sun Coal & Coke Llc also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Tuesday, June 20th, Sun Coal & Coke Llc acquired 27,899 shares of SunCoke Energy Partners, L.P. stock. The shares were purchased at an average price of $16.95 per share, with a total value of $472,888.05.
  • On Wednesday, June 21st, Sun Coal & Coke Llc purchased 41,400 shares of SunCoke Energy Partners, L.P. stock. The stock was bought at an average price of $16.95 per share, with a total value of $701,730.00.
  • On Monday, June 19th, Sun Coal & Coke Llc purchased 42,739 shares of SunCoke Energy Partners, L.P. stock. The stock was bought at an average price of $17.13 per share, with a total value of $732,119.07.
  • On Thursday, June 15th, Sun Coal & Coke Llc purchased 32,800 shares of SunCoke Energy Partners, L.P. stock. The stock was bought at an average price of $17.01 per share, with a total value of $557,928.00.
  • On Tuesday, June 13th, Sun Coal & Coke Llc purchased 32,096 shares of SunCoke Energy Partners, L.P. stock. The stock was bought at an average price of $17.55 per share, with a total value of $563,284.80.
  • On Wednesday, June 14th, Sun Coal & Coke Llc purchased 66,196 shares of SunCoke Energy Partners, L.P. stock. The stock was bought at an average price of $17.50 per share, with a total value of $1,158,430.00.
  • On Monday, June 12th, Sun Coal & Coke Llc purchased 56,988 shares of SunCoke Energy Partners, L.P. stock. The stock was bought at an average price of $17.49 per share, with a total value of $996,720.12.
  • On Thursday, June 8th, Sun Coal & Coke Llc purchased 39,287 shares of SunCoke Energy Partners, L.P. stock. The stock was bought at an average price of $17.50 per share, with a total value of $687,522.50.
  • On Tuesday, June 6th, Sun Coal & Coke Llc purchased 45,100 shares of SunCoke Energy Partners, L.P. stock. The stock was bought at an average price of $17.24 per share, with a total value of $777,524.00.
  • On Wednesday, June 7th, Sun Coal & Coke Llc purchased 86,600 shares of SunCoke Energy Partners, L.P. stock. The stock was bought at an average price of $17.14 per share, with a total value of $1,484,324.00.

SunCoke Energy Partners, L.P. (SXCP) traded up 0.58% during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $17.35. 130,731 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. The stock’s market cap is $801.92 million. SunCoke Energy Partners, L.P. has a 12 month low of $10.31 and a 12 month high of $21.95. The company has a 50 day moving average price of $16.89 and a 200-day moving average price of $17.38.

SunCoke Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE:SXCP) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April 20th. The energy company reported $0.45 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.26 by $0.19. The firm had revenue of $195.60 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $232.25 million. SunCoke Energy Partners, L.P. had a negative net margin of 6.40% and a positive return on equity of 13.94%. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up .6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.64 EPS. On average, analysts anticipate that SunCoke Energy Partners, L.P. will post ($0.40) EPS for the current year.

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for SunCoke Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE:SXCP)

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, June 1st. Shareholders of record on Monday, May 15th were issued a dividend of $0.594 per share. This represents a $2.38 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 13.69%. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, May 11th. SunCoke Energy Partners, L.P.’s dividend payout ratio is -177.61%.

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Several research analysts have recently weighed in on SXCP shares. ValuEngine upgraded shares of SunCoke Energy Partners, L.P. from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, May 31st. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of SunCoke Energy Partners, L.P. from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Thursday, May 11th.

A number of institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of SXCP. Rafferty Asset Management LLC increased its position in SunCoke Energy Partners, L.P. by 34.7% in the first quarter. Rafferty Asset Management LLC now owns 200,268 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $3,074,000 after buying an additional 51,559 shares in the last quarter. Tocqueville Asset Management L.P. increased its position in SunCoke Energy Partners, L.P. by 49.2% in the first quarter. Tocqueville Asset Management L.P. now owns 277,244 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $4,256,000 after buying an additional 91,400 shares in the last quarter. Gendell Jeffrey L increased its position in SunCoke Energy Partners, L.P. by 259.6% in the first quarter. Gendell Jeffrey L now owns 863,511 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $13,255,000 after buying an additional 623,399 shares in the last quarter. Creative Planning increased its position in SunCoke Energy Partners, L.P. by 3,878.5% in the first quarter. Creative Planning now owns 11,100 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $170,000 after buying an additional 10,821 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Marshall Wace LLP purchased a new position in SunCoke Energy Partners, L.P. during the fourth quarter worth about $1,608,000. 28.10% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

About SunCoke Energy Partners, L.P.

SunCoke Energy Partners, L.P. is engaged in the production of coke used in the blast furnace production of steel. As of December 31, 2016, the Company owned a 98% interest in Haverhill Coke Company LLC (Haverhill), Middletown Coke Company, LLC (Middletown), and Gateway Energy and Coke Company, LLC (Granite City).

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