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Noticeable Stocks to Watch: Hi-Crush Partners LP (NYSE:HCLP) & Matador Resources Company (NYSE:MTDR)

Hi-Crush Partners LP (NYSE:HCLP)

Hi-Crush Partners LP engages in the production of monocrystalline sand, a specialized mineral that is used as a proppant to enhance the recovery rates of hydrocarbons from oil and natural gas wells. The Company reserves consist of Northern White sand, a resource existing in Wisconsin and limited portions of the upper Midwest region of the United States. It owns, operates and develops sand reserves and related excavation and processing facilities. Hi-Crush Partners LP is based in Houston, Texas.

Hi-Crush Partners LP (NYSE:HCLP)’s Financial Overview

Hi-Crush Partners LP (NYSE) surged 0.25% yesterday to close its trading session at $3.94. The company has 1 year Price Target of $5.5. Hi-Crush Partners LP has 52-Week high of $16.65 and 52-Week Low of $3.19. The stock touched its 52-Week High on 16.65 and 52-Week Low on 3.19. The stock traded with the volume of 1.19 Million shares yesterday. The firm shows the market capitalization of $396.4 Million.

Hi-Crush Partners LP (NYSE) reported its last quarterly earnings on 9/29/2018 where the firm reported its Actual EPS of $0.29/share against the analyst consensus estimate of $0.56/share. The difference between the actual and expected EPS is $-0.27 a share with a surprise factor of -48.2%.

The firm is trading with SMA20 of 2.44 Percent, SMA50 of -27.28 Percent and SMA200 of -62.17 percent. Hi-Crush Partners LP has P/S value of 0.44 while its P/B value stands at 0.42. Similarly, the company has Return on Assets of 16.8 percent, Return on Equity of 24.8 percent and Return on Investment of 9.4 Percent. The company shows Gross Margin and Operating Margin of 30.1 percent and 24.1 percent respectively.

The Stock currently has Analyst’ mean Recommendation of 3.2 where the scale is from 1 to 5, 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Sell.

The 14 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Hi Crush Partners LP have a median target of 7.00, with a high estimate of 10.00 and a low estimate of 3.00. The median estimate represents a +77.66% increase from the last price of 3.94.

Hi-Crush Partners LP is estimated to report earnings on 02/18/2019. The upcoming earnings date is derived from an algorithm based on a company’s historical reporting dates.Our vendor, Zacks Investment Research, might revise this date in the future, once the company announces the actual earnings date. According to Zacks Investment Research, based on 6 analysts’ forecasts, the consensus EPS forecast for the quarter is $-0.05. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.52.

Matador Resources Company (NYSE:MTDR)

Matador Resources Company is an energy company engaged in the exploration, development and acquisition of oil and natural gas resources in the United States. It focuses on oil and natural gas shale plays and other unconventional resource plays. Matador has operations primarily in Texas and Louisiana. The Company has acreage positions in west Texas, New Mexico, Wyoming, Utah and Idaho. Matador Resources Company is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.

Matador Resources Company (NYSE:MTDR)’s Financial Outlook

The 21 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Matador Resources Co have a median target of 29.00, with a high estimate of 45.00 and a low estimate of 18.00. The median estimate represents a +49.95% increase from the last price of 19.34.

Matador Resources Company is estimated to report earnings on 02/20/2019. The upcoming earnings date is derived from an algorithm based on a company’s historical reporting dates.Our vendor, Zacks Investment Research, might revise this date in the future, once the company announces the actual earnings date. According to Zacks Investment Research, based on 10 analysts’ forecasts, the consensus EPS forecast for the quarter is $0.42. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.25.

According to Zacks Investment Research, Matador Resources Company has a Consensus Recommendation of 2.11. (The Scale is from 1-5 where 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Strong Sell).

The Stock declined -2.22% and closed its last trading session at $19.34. The company has the market capitalization of $2.3 Billion. The stock has 52-week high of $35.22 and 52-Week low of $13.97. The firm touched its 52-Week high on 35.22 and 52-Week low on 13.97. The company has volume of 2.27 Million shares. The company has a total of 118.98 Million shares outstanding.

Matador Resources Company (NYSE) in the last quarter reported its actual EPS of $0.48/share where the analyst estimated EPS was $0.36/share. The difference between the actual and Estimated EPS is $0.12. This shows a surprise factor of 33.3 percent.

The company has YTD performance of 24.53 percent. Beta for Matador Resources Company stands at 2 while its ATR (average true range) is 1.08. The company has Weekly Volatility of 5.30%% and Monthly Volatility of 5.98%%.

Matador Resources Company has distance from 20-day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of 14.63%, Distance from 50-Day Simple Moving Average of -10.07 percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of -32.6%.

The Company currently has ROA (Return on Assets) of 6.9 percent, Return on Equity (ROE) of 12.9 Percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of 12.7% with Gross margin of 75.6 percent and Operating & Profit margin of 29.5% and 23% respectively.