News coverage about Pembina Pipeline Corp. (NYSE:PBA) (TSE:PPL) has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Pembina Pipeline Corp. earned a daily sentiment score of 0.07 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave press coverage about the pipeline company an impact score of 47.918086863088 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the immediate future.

Here are some of the headlines that may have effected Accern Sentiment Analysis’s rankings:

Pembina Pipeline Corp. (NYSE PBA) traded down 3.58% on Thursday, hitting $31.81. The stock had a trading volume of 543,521 shares. The firm has a market capitalization of $12.82 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 31.19 and a beta of 0.71. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $33.51 and its 200 day moving average is $32.45. Pembina Pipeline Corp. has a 1-year low of $27.44 and a 1-year high of $34.97.

Pembina Pipeline Corp. (NYSE:PBA) (TSE:PPL) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, August 1st. The pipeline company reported $0.19 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.27 by $0.08. The company had revenue of $1.17 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.36 billion. Pembina Pipeline Corp. had a net margin of 12.12% and a return on equity of 8.59%. The firm’s revenue was up 13.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.25 EPS. On average, equities research analysts predict that Pembina Pipeline Corp. will post $1.36 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

The firm also recently disclosed a aug 17 dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 15th. Stockholders of record on Friday, August 25th will be issued a dividend of $0.17 per share. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 23rd. This represents a dividend yield of 4.85%. Pembina Pipeline Corp.’s dividend payout ratio is presently 161.86%.

A number of brokerages have issued reports on PBA. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Pembina Pipeline Corp. from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday. BidaskClub downgraded Pembina Pipeline Corp. from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 2nd. Finally, AltaCorp Capital reissued an “outperform” rating on shares of Pembina Pipeline Corp. in a report on Wednesday, May 3rd. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and nine have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. Pembina Pipeline Corp. has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $43.50.

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Pembina Pipeline Corp. Company Profile

Pembina Pipeline Corporation is an energy transportation and service provider. The Company operates through four segments. The Conventional Pipelines segment consists of the tariff-based operations of pipelines and related facilities to deliver crude oil, condensate and natural gas liquids (NGL) in Alberta, British Columbia, Saskatchewan, and North Dakota, United States.

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