SunCoke Energy Partners LP (NYSE:SXCP) major shareholder Sun Coal & Coke Llc acquired 19,524 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, January 8th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of $17.67 per share, for a total transaction of $344,989.08. The purchase was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through this hyperlink. Major shareholders that own 10% or more of a company’s stock are required to disclose their transactions with the SEC.

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

  • On Tuesday, January 2nd, Sun Coal & Coke Llc acquired 17,359 shares of SunCoke Energy Partners stock. The shares were acquired at an average cost of $17.70 per share, for a total transaction of $307,254.30.
  • On Thursday, January 4th, Sun Coal & Coke Llc acquired 51,059 shares of SunCoke Energy Partners stock. The shares were acquired at an average cost of $17.69 per share, for a total transaction of $903,233.71.
  • On Friday, December 28th, Sun Coal & Coke Llc acquired 17,659 shares of SunCoke Energy Partners stock. The shares were acquired at an average cost of $17.64 per share, for a total transaction of $311,504.76.
  • On Friday, December 29th, Sun Coal & Coke Llc acquired 34,659 shares of SunCoke Energy Partners stock. The shares were acquired at an average cost of $17.60 per share, for a total transaction of $609,998.40.
  • On Wednesday, December 27th, Sun Coal & Coke Llc acquired 30,100 shares of SunCoke Energy Partners stock. The shares were acquired at an average cost of $17.68 per share, for a total transaction of $532,168.00.
  • On Friday, December 22nd, Sun Coal & Coke Llc acquired 30,900 shares of SunCoke Energy Partners stock. The shares were acquired at an average cost of $17.39 per share, for a total transaction of $537,351.00.
  • On Wednesday, December 20th, Sun Coal & Coke Llc acquired 15,200 shares of SunCoke Energy Partners stock. The shares were acquired at an average cost of $17.06 per share, for a total transaction of $259,312.00.
  • On Friday, December 15th, Sun Coal & Coke Llc acquired 19,300 shares of SunCoke Energy Partners stock. The shares were acquired at an average cost of $17.11 per share, for a total transaction of $330,223.00.
  • On Monday, December 18th, Sun Coal & Coke Llc acquired 56,355 shares of SunCoke Energy Partners stock. The shares were acquired at an average cost of $17.10 per share, for a total transaction of $963,670.50.
  • On Wednesday, December 13th, Sun Coal & Coke Llc acquired 39,869 shares of SunCoke Energy Partners stock. The shares were acquired at an average cost of $17.10 per share, for a total transaction of $681,759.90.

Shares of SunCoke Energy Partners LP (NYSE SXCP) traded up $0.10 during trading on Monday, reaching $17.70. 380,396 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 218,002. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.50, a current ratio of 1.38 and a quick ratio of 0.67. The stock has a market capitalization of $818.20, a PE ratio of -9.57 and a beta of 1.28. SunCoke Energy Partners LP has a twelve month low of $13.50 and a twelve month high of $20.38.

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

A number of institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the business. Arrow Investment Advisors LLC raised its holdings in SunCoke Energy Partners by 0.3% in the second quarter. Arrow Investment Advisors LLC now owns 46,751 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $820,000 after buying an additional 161 shares during the last quarter. Sheaff Brock Investment Advisors LLC raised its holdings in SunCoke Energy Partners by 7.8% in the second quarter. Sheaff Brock Investment Advisors LLC now owns 11,100 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $195,000 after buying an additional 800 shares during the last quarter. Advisor Group Inc. raised its holdings in SunCoke Energy Partners by 8.0% in the second quarter. Advisor Group Inc. now owns 34,946 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $613,000 after buying an additional 2,595 shares during the last quarter. Citigroup Inc. raised its holdings in SunCoke Energy Partners by 29.6% in the second quarter. Citigroup Inc. now owns 30,398 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $534,000 after buying an additional 6,938 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Virtu KCG Holdings LLC purchased a new position in SunCoke Energy Partners in the second quarter worth about $180,000. 13.28% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

Several equities research analysts recently commented on SXCP shares. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of SunCoke Energy Partners from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $20.00 price objective on the stock in a research note on Wednesday, November 8th. ValuEngine raised shares of SunCoke Energy Partners from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, December 1st. BidaskClub raised shares of SunCoke Energy Partners from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, October 12th. Finally, B. Riley reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of SunCoke Energy Partners in a report on Wednesday, November 1st.

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SunCoke Energy Partners Company Profile

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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