North American Energy Partners Inc. (NYSE:NOA) shares were down 4.2% on Friday . The company traded as low as $2.52 and last traded at $2.52, with a volume of 61,018 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $2.63.

A number of research analysts have recently weighed in on NOA shares. Zacks Investment Research lowered North American Energy Partners from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, May 20th. Sterne Agee CRT reissued a “neutral” rating on shares of North American Energy Partners in a report on Monday, May 16th. Finally, TheStreet raised North American Energy Partners from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, May 26th.

The firm’s 50-day moving average price is $2.81 and its 200 day moving average price is $2.24. The stock’s market cap is $77.61 million.

The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, July 8th. Investors of record on Tuesday, May 31st were issued a $0.016 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, May 27th. This represents a $0.06 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.54%.

North American Energy Partners Inc provides a range of mining and heavy construction services. The Company offers its services to customers in the resource development and industrial construction sectors, within Western Canada. The Company provides construction and operations support services through various stages of an oil sands project’s lifecycle.

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