News coverage about Westmoreland Resource Partners, (NYSE:WMLP) has trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Westmoreland Resource Partners, earned a coverage optimism score of 0.09 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media coverage about the energy company an impact score of 47.0895694899784 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near future.

Westmoreland Resource Partners, (NYSE:WMLP) traded up 4.38% during trading on Friday, hitting $2.62. 3,791 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. The stock’s market cap is $48.84 million. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is $2.80 and its 200 day moving average price is $3.85. Westmoreland Resource Partners, has a 12-month low of $2.10 and a 12-month high of $6.90.

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Monday, August 14th. Stockholders of record on Monday, August 7th were paid a $0.1333 dividend. This represents a $0.53 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 20.35%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, August 3rd. Westmoreland Resource Partners,’s payout ratio is -67.09%.

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Westmoreland Resource Partners, Company Profile

Westmoreland Resource Partners, LP, formerly Oxford Resource Partners, LP, is a producer and marketer of thermal coal to the United States utilities and industrial users, and a producer of surface mined coal in Ohio. The Company markets coal to electric utilities with coal-fired, base-load scrubbed power plants under long-term coal sales contracts.

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