Press coverage about BP Midstream Partners (NYSE:BPMP) has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. BP Midstream Partners earned a daily sentiment score of 0.07 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news coverage about the company an impact score of 46.1290583588791 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near term.

Here are some of the media stories that may have impacted Accern Sentiment Analysis’s rankings:

BP Midstream Partners (NYSE:BPMP) opened at $18.27 on Thursday. BP Midstream Partners has a 1 year low of $16.85 and a 1 year high of $18.91.

Several research analysts have commented on the stock. Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group assumed coverage on shares of BP Midstream Partners in a research report on Friday, December 15th. They set a “neutral” rating and a $21.00 price objective for the company. Barclays assumed coverage on shares of BP Midstream Partners in a research report on Monday, November 20th. They set an “equal weight” rating and a $20.00 price objective for the company. Morgan Stanley assumed coverage on shares of BP Midstream Partners in a research report on Monday, November 20th. They set an “equal weight” rating and a $20.00 price objective for the company. Goldman Sachs Group assumed coverage on shares of BP Midstream Partners in a research report on Monday, November 20th. They set a “neutral” rating and a $22.00 price objective for the company. Finally, Citigroup assumed coverage on shares of BP Midstream Partners in a research report on Monday, November 20th. They set a “buy” rating and a $21.00 price objective for the company. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $20.83.

In related news, Director Clive Christison bought 2,500 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Monday, October 30th. The shares were purchased at an average price of $18.00 per share, with a total value of $45,000.00. The acquisition was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Also, insider Robert P. Zinsmeister bought 5,555 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Monday, October 30th. The shares were bought at an average cost of $18.00 per share, for a total transaction of $99,990.00. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here.

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About BP Midstream Partners

BP Midstream Partners LP is a master limited partnership formed by BP Pipelines (North America) Inc The Company owns, operates, develops and acquires pipelines and other midstream assets. It owns one onshore crude oil pipeline system, one onshore refined products pipeline system, one onshore diluent pipeline system, interests in four offshore crude oil pipeline systems and an interest in one offshore natural gas pipeline system.

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