Shares of Niska Gas Storage Partners LLC (NYSE:NKA) reached a new 52-week high on Wednesday . The company traded as high as $4.21 and last traded at $4.20, with a volume of 19,974 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at $4.20.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research lowered Niska Gas Storage Partners from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, March 15th.

The firm has a 50 day moving average price of $4.17 and a 200-day moving average price of $3.67. The firm’s market cap is $159.60 million.

Niska Gas Storage Partners (NYSE:NKA) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Friday, June 10th. The company reported ($0.65) EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.15) by $0.50. Equities research analysts expect that Niska Gas Storage Partners LLC will post ($0.87) EPS for the current year.

A hedge fund recently raised its stake in Niska Gas Storage Partners stock. Atlantic Trust Group LLC boosted its position in Niska Gas Storage Partners LLC (NYSE:NKA) by 23.7% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 356,554 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 68,356 shares during the period. Atlantic Trust Group LLC owned about 0.94% of Niska Gas Storage Partners worth $1,116,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Niska Gas Storage Partners LLC owns and operates natural gas storage assets in North America. The Company operates the Countess and Suffield gas storage facilities (collectively, the AECO Hub) in Alberta, Canada, and the Wild Goose and Salt Plains gas storage facilities in California and Oklahoma, respectively.

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