Media stories about Pembina Pipeline (NYSE:PBA) (TSE:PPL) have been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, according to Accern. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Pembina Pipeline earned a media sentiment score of 0.15 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned press coverage about the pipeline company an impact score of 47.398070796544 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near future.
Here are some of the news stories that may have impacted Accern Sentiment’s rankings:
- Andeavor Logistics (ANDX) versus Pembina Pipeline (PBA) Financial Review (americanbankingnews.com)
- Rising Expenses A Challenge For Pembina Pipeline Corporation (seekingalpha.com)
- PLS Tracks $129.3 Billion in New Oil & Gas Capital in 2017 (econotimes.com)
- PBA’s Dividends: Key Drivers (finance.yahoo.com)
- Pembina Pipeline Corporation Declares February 2018 Common Share Dividend and Fourth Quarter/ Annual 2017 Results Conference … (advfn.com)
Several equities analysts have weighed in on the stock. Macquarie downgraded shares of Pembina Pipeline from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a report on Wednesday, November 29th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Pembina Pipeline from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, November 29th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $39.00.
Pembina Pipeline (PBA) traded down $0.30 during trading on Friday, reaching $30.94. 854,198 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 491,444. The stock has a market capitalization of $15,562.85, a P/E ratio of 31.25 and a beta of 0.66. The company has a current ratio of 0.78, a quick ratio of 0.60 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.75. Pembina Pipeline has a 52 week low of $30.17 and a 52 week high of $36.99.
The firm also recently declared a feb 18 dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, March 15th. Investors of record on Sunday, February 25th will be paid a dividend of $0.18 per share. This represents a yield of 0.00560224089635854%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 22nd. Pembina Pipeline’s payout ratio is 175.76%.
About Pembina Pipeline
Pembina Pipeline Corporation is an energy transportation and service provider. The Company operates through four segments. The Conventional Pipelines segment consists of the tariff-based operations of pipelines and related facilities to deliver crude oil, condensate and natural gas liquids (NGL) in Alberta, British Columbia, Saskatchewan, and North Dakota, United States.
Receive News & Ratings for Pembina Pipeline Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Pembina Pipeline and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.