SunCoke Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE:SXCP) major shareholder Sun Coal & Coke Llc bought 61,408 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, December 5th. The shares were acquired at an average price of $17.15 per share, for a total transaction of $1,053,147.20. The purchase was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website. Major shareholders that own at least 10% of a company’s stock are required to disclose their sales and purchases with the SEC.

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

  • On Thursday, November 30th, Sun Coal & Coke Llc bought 57,168 shares of SunCoke Energy Partners stock. The shares were acquired at an average price of $17.22 per share, for a total transaction of $984,432.96.
  • On Friday, November 24th, Sun Coal & Coke Llc bought 19,500 shares of SunCoke Energy Partners stock. The shares were acquired at an average price of $17.24 per share, for a total transaction of $336,180.00.
  • On Wednesday, November 22nd, Sun Coal & Coke Llc bought 18,010 shares of SunCoke Energy Partners stock. The shares were acquired at an average price of $16.98 per share, for a total transaction of $305,809.80.
  • On Monday, November 27th, Sun Coal & Coke Llc bought 57,751 shares of SunCoke Energy Partners stock. The shares were acquired at an average price of $17.16 per share, for a total transaction of $991,007.16.
  • On Friday, November 17th, Sun Coal & Coke Llc bought 15,500 shares of SunCoke Energy Partners stock. The shares were acquired at an average price of $16.97 per share, for a total transaction of $263,035.00.
  • On Monday, November 20th, Sun Coal & Coke Llc bought 50,039 shares of SunCoke Energy Partners stock. The shares were acquired at an average price of $17.05 per share, for a total transaction of $853,164.95.
  • On Wednesday, November 15th, Sun Coal & Coke Llc bought 32,211 shares of SunCoke Energy Partners stock. The shares were acquired at an average price of $16.88 per share, for a total transaction of $543,721.68.
  • On Friday, November 10th, Sun Coal & Coke Llc bought 13,119 shares of SunCoke Energy Partners stock. The shares were acquired at an average price of $17.71 per share, for a total transaction of $232,337.49.
  • On Monday, November 13th, Sun Coal & Coke Llc purchased 41,119 shares of SunCoke Energy Partners stock. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $17.69 per share, for a total transaction of $727,395.11.
  • On Wednesday, November 8th, Sun Coal & Coke Llc purchased 28,200 shares of SunCoke Energy Partners stock. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $17.89 per share, for a total transaction of $504,498.00.

SunCoke Energy Partners, L.P. (SXCP) traded down $0.05 during midday trading on Tuesday, hitting $17.05. The stock had a trading volume of 131,858 shares, compared to its average volume of 240,350. The company has a market cap of $790.46, a PE ratio of 9.50 and a beta of 1.28. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.50, a current ratio of 1.38 and a quick ratio of 0.67. SunCoke Energy Partners, L.P. has a 12-month low of $13.50 and a 12-month high of $21.95.

SunCoke Energy Partners (NYSE:SXCP) last released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October 26th. The energy company reported $0.45 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.23 by $0.22. The firm had revenue of $214.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $212.95 million. SunCoke Energy Partners had a positive return on equity of 15.35% and a negative net margin of 9.04%. The company’s revenue was up 15.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.42 EPS. analysts expect that SunCoke Energy Partners, L.P. will post -1.94 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, December 1st. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, November 15th were issued a dividend of $0.594 per share. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, November 14th. This represents a $2.38 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 13.94%. SunCoke Energy Partners’s payout ratio is -128.65%.

A number of institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in SXCP. Eaton Vance Management bought a new position in SunCoke Energy Partners in the 2nd quarter worth $2,982,000. Marshall Wace North America L.P. bought a new position in SunCoke Energy Partners in the 2nd quarter worth $910,000. Quinn Opportunity Partners LLC bought a new position in SunCoke Energy Partners in the 2nd quarter worth $381,000. Jane Street Group LLC bought a new position in SunCoke Energy Partners in the 3rd quarter worth $280,000. Finally, Russell Investments Group Ltd. bought a new position in SunCoke Energy Partners in the 3rd quarter worth $263,000. 13.30% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

SXCP has been the topic of several research analyst reports. ValuEngine raised SunCoke Energy Partners from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a report on Friday, September 1st. BidaskClub raised SunCoke Energy Partners from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, October 12th. Zacks Investment Research raised SunCoke Energy Partners from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $20.00 price target on the stock in a report on Wednesday, November 8th. Finally, B. Riley reissued a “buy” rating on shares of SunCoke Energy Partners in a report on Wednesday, November 1st.

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About SunCoke Energy Partners

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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