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How to buy USA Compression Partners stock | $17.64

Learn how to easily invest in USA Compression Partners stock.

USA Compression Partners LP is an oil & gas equipment & services business based in the US. USA Compression Partners shares (USAC) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. USA Compression Partners employs 742 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

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USA Compression Partners stock price (NYSE: USAC)

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USA Compression Partners shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-10-17.
Latest market close$17.64
52-week range$8.70 - $17.80
50-day moving average $16.01
200-day moving average $15.76
Wall St. target price$16.00
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield $2.1 (12.1%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-0.42

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USA Compression Partners price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $17.64 from 2021-10-19

1 week (2021-10-14) 1.67%
1 month (2021-09-21) 14.10%
3 months (2021-07-21) 5.00%
6 months (2021-04-21) 9.98%
1 year (2020-10-21) 59.64%
2 years (2019-10-21) -1.95%
3 years (2018-10-19) 5.88%
5 years (2016-10-21) 18.71

Is USA Compression Partners under- or over-valued?

Valuing USA Compression Partners stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of USA Compression Partners's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

USA Compression Partners's EBITDA

USA Compression Partners's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $387.4 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a USA Compression Partners's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

USA Compression Partners financials

Revenue TTM $634.1 million
Operating margin TTM 23.22%
Gross profit TTM $465.2 million
Return on assets TTM 3.12%
Return on equity TTM 1%
Profit margin 1.28%
Book value $2.23
Market capitalisation $1.7 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting USA Compression Partners shares

There are currently 515,770 USA Compression Partners shares held short by investors – that's known as USA Compression Partners's "short interest". This figure is 1.3% up from 509,102 last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting USA Compression Partners shares can be evaluated.

USA Compression Partners's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

USA Compression Partners's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of USA Compression Partners shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of USA Compression Partners shares traded daily (recently around 115127.23214286). USA Compression Partners's SIR currently stands at 4.48. In other words for every 100,000 USA Compression Partners shares traded daily on the market, roughly 4480 shares are currently held short.

However USA Compression Partners's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of USA Compression Partners shares, or, against the total number of tradable USA Compression Partners shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case USA Compression Partners's short interest could be expressed as 0.01% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 USA Compression Partners shares in existence, roughly 10 shares are currently held short) or 0.0089% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable USA Compression Partners shares, roughly 9 shares are currently held short).

Such a low SIR usually points to an optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against USA Compression Partners.

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USA Compression Partners share dividends

We're not expecting USA Compression Partners to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

USA Compression Partners share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, USA Compression Partners's shares have ranged in value from as little as $8.7031 up to $17.8. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

USAC.US volatility(beta: 2.09)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while USA Compression Partners's is 2.0858. This would suggest that USA Compression Partners's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

USA Compression Partners overview

USA Compression Partners, LP, together with its subsidiaries, provides compression services under fixed-term contracts to oil companies and independent producers, processors, gatherers, and transporters of natural gas and crude oil. The company also designs, engineers, owns, operates, and maintains natural gas compression packages. Further, it provides compression services in shale plays primarily in the Utica, Marcellus, Permian Basin, Delaware Basin, Eagle Ford, Mississippi Lime, Granite Wash, Woodford, Barnett, Haynesville, Niobrara, and Fayetteville shales in the Unites States. The company was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Austin, Texas. .

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of USA Compression Partners is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 48.649% of USA Compression Partners shares are held by insiders and 23.281% by institutions.
How many people work for USA Compression Partners?
Latest data suggests 742 work at USA Compression Partners.
When does the fiscal year end for USA Compression Partners?
USA Compression Partners's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is USA Compression Partners based?
USA Compression Partners's address is: 111 Congress Avenue, Austin, TX, United States, 78701
What is USA Compression Partners's ISIN number?
USA Compression Partners's international securities identification number is: US90290N1090
What is USA Compression Partners's CUSIP number?
USA Compression Partners's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 90290N109

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