Marine Petroleum Trust [NASDAQ: MARPS] stock went on an upward path that rose over 35.37% on Friday, amounting to a one-week price increase of more than 16.84%. The company report on August 21, 2020 that Marine Petroleum Trust Announces Third Quarter Cash Distribution.
Marine Petroleum Trust (NASDAQ: MARPS) (“Marine”) today declared a quarterly cash distribution to the holders of its units of beneficial interest of $0.044516 per unit, payable on September 28, 2020, to unitholders of record on August 31, 2020. Marine’s 2019 tax information, cash distribution history, current and prior year financial reports, a link to filings made with the Securities and Exchange Commission and more can be found on its website at http://www.marps-marine.com/. Additionally, printed reports can be requested and are mailed free of charge.
This distribution of $0.044516 per unit is lower than the $0.103781 per unit distributed last quarter. As compared to the previous quarter, the volume of oil produced and included in this distribution has increased while the volume of natural gas produced has decreased. The price realized for both oil and natural gas produced and included in the current distribution has decreased compared to the previous quarter. This distribution is lower than the $0.085500 per unit distributed in the comparable quarter in 2019. As compared to the comparable quarter in 2019, the price realized for both oil and natural gas has decreased. As compared to this time last year, the volume of oil produced and included in the current distribution has increased while the volume of natural gas produced and included has decreased.
Over the last 12 months, MARPS stock rose by 53.41%.
The market cap for the stock reached $4.90 million, with 2.00 million shares outstanding and 1.61 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 211.35K shares, MARPS stock reached a trading volume of 25700834 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Guru’s Opinion on Marine Petroleum Trust [MARPS]:
The Average True Range (ATR) for Marine Petroleum Trust is set at 0.92, with the Price to Sales ratio for MARPS stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 6.12. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 7.09, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 0.61.
MARPS Stock Performance Analysis:
Marine Petroleum Trust [MARPS] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 16.84. With this latest performance, MARPS shares gained by 87.38% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 181.13% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 53.41% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for MARPS stock in for the last two-week period is set at 58.02, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 59.12, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 57.66 for Marine Petroleum Trust [MARPS]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 2.16, while it was recorded at 2.65 for the last single week of trading, and 1.83 for the last 200 days.
Insight into Marine Petroleum Trust Fundamentals:
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Marine Petroleum Trust [MARPS] shares currently have an operating margin of +72.84. Marine Petroleum Trust’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +72.84.
Return on Total Capital for MARPS is now 60.24, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 60.24. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 60.24, with Return on Assets sitting at 60.24.
Receivables Turnover for the company is 281.49 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.83.
Marine Petroleum Trust [MARPS] Insider Position Details
There are presently around $0 million, or 2.20% of MARPS stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of MARPS stocks are: BANK OF AMERICA CORP /DE/ with ownership of 27,225, which is approximately 0% of the company’s market cap and around 19.00% of the total institutional ownership; SUSQUEHANNA INTERNATIONAL GROUP, LLP, holding 10,964 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $37000.0 in MARPS stocks shares; and ROYAL BANK OF CANADA, currently with $17000.0 in MARPS stock with ownership of nearly 0% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Marine Petroleum Trust stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of September and at the time of the September reporting period, where 5 institutional holders increased their position in Marine Petroleum Trust [NASDAQ:MARPS] by around 13,092 shares. Additionally, 2 investors decreased positions by around 657 shares, while 3 investors held positions by with 35,365 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 49,114 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. MARPS stock had 3 new institutional investments in for a total of 13,065 shares, while 1 institutional investors sold positions of 108 shares during the same period.