Global Partners (NYSE:GLP) posted its earnings results on Thursday. The energy company reported $0.19 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.12 by $0.07, MarketWatch Earnings reports. Global Partners had a net margin of 1.00% and a return on equity of 8.03%. The firm had revenue of $3.13 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.66 billion.

Global Partners opened at $19.90 on Friday, according to Marketbeat.com. The stock has a market cap of $662.91 million, a P/E ratio of 14.32 and a beta of 1.11. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.65, a current ratio of 1.41 and a quick ratio of 0.82. Global Partners has a fifty-two week low of $15.16 and a fifty-two week high of $20.45.

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, August 8th. Investors of record on Wednesday, August 8th were given a dividend of $0.475 per share. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, August 8th. This represents a $1.90 annualized dividend and a yield of 9.55%. This is a positive change from Global Partners’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.46. Global Partners’s dividend payout ratio is presently 136.69%.

Several research firms have recently issued reports on GLP. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Global Partners from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, July 5th. Stifel Nicolaus reiterated a “hold” rating and issued a $20.00 target price (up previously from $17.00) on shares of Global Partners in a research note on Friday. Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group upped their target price on shares of Global Partners and gave the stock an “underweight” rating in a research note on Friday. Finally, Barclays reduced their target price on shares of Global Partners from $18.00 to $17.00 and set an “equal weight” rating for the company in a research note on Tuesday, April 17th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating and five have issued a hold rating to the company’s stock. Global Partners presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $19.00.

About Global Partners

Global Partners LP, a midstream logistics and marketing company, distributes gasoline, distillates, residual oil, and renewable fuels to wholesalers, retailers, and commercial customers in the New England states and New York. It operates in three segments: Wholesale, Gasoline Distribution and Station Operations, and Commercial.

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Earnings History for Global Partners (NYSE:GLP)

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