Analysts Watch Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. (NYSE:NM) And Issue New Targets

Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation (NYSE:NNA) announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 15th. (NM) generated $-0.25 in earnings per share, beating the consensus estimate of $-0.26. The company had revenue of $22.80 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $22.92 million. Navios Maritime Holdings had a negative return on equity of 8.83% and a negative net margin of 31.91%. The companys revenue was down -13.7 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $-0.23 EPS. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted ($0.23) earnings per share.

The share price of the company (NYSE:NMM) was up +15.25%, with a high of 2.19 during the day and the volume of Navios Maritime Partners LP shares traded was 3981715. If you are viewing this piece of content on another domain, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of global copyright and trademark legislation. If you are reading this piece of content on another website, it was illegally stolen and republished in violation of USA & worldwide trademark and copyright laws. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation and five have issued a hold recommendation on the company. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Navios Maritime Partners from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Friday, February 3rd. The company now has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $4.08.

Navios Maritime Midstream Partners (NYSE:NAP) opened at 11.63 on Thursday. The stock has a market cap of $278.58 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 4.62 and a beta of 1.50. The firm's 50-day moving average price is $1.88 and its 200-day moving average price is $1.57.

Navios Maritime Partners LP was downgraded to "underweight" by analysts at Morgan Stanley. Two Sigma Investments LP now owns 185,507 shares of the company's stock valued at $262,000 after buying an additional 92,209 shares during the period. Renaissance Technologies LLC bought a new stake in shares of Navios Maritime Partners during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $109,000. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. increased its stake in shares of Navios Maritime Partners by 29.6% in the third quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 559,225 shares of the company's stock valued at $777,000 after buying an additional 127,684 shares during the last quarter. Sanders Morris Harris Inc. increased its position in Navios Maritime Partners by 2.2% in the third quarter. Sanders Morris Harris Inc. now owns 136,650 shares of the company's stock valued at $190,000 after buying an additional 3,000 shares during the period. Stifel Financial Corp increased its stake in shares of Navios Maritime Partners by 2.5% in the second quarter. Stifel Financial Corp now owns 265,627 shares of the company's stock valued at $344,000 after buying an additional 6,448 shares during the last quarter.

Navios Maritime Partners L.P.is an worldwide owner and operator of dry cargo and container vessels.

Navios Maritime Holdings Inc.is a seaborne shipping and logistics company engaged in the transport and transshipment of drybulk commodities including iron ore, coal and grain.