Blb&B Advisors Boosted Mueller Wtr Prods (MWA) Holding By $4.47 Million; 2 Analysts Covering Rice Midstream Partners LP (RMP)

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Blb&B Advisors Llc increased Mueller Wtr Prods Inc (MWA) stake by 188.61% reported in 2018Q1 SEC filing. Blb&B Advisors Llc acquired 447,336 shares as Mueller Wtr Prods Inc (MWA)’s stock rose 1.82%. The Blb&B Advisors Llc holds 684,514 shares with $7.44 million value, up from 237,178 last quarter. Mueller Wtr Prods Inc now has $1.83 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.17% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $11.55. About 1.39M shares traded or 42.71% up from the average. Mueller Water Products, Inc. (NYSE:MWA) has risen 5.40% since June 24, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 7.17% the S&P500. Some Historical MWA News: 07/05/2018 – Mueller Water 2Q EPS 6c; 15/03/2018 – MOODY’S UPGRADES MUELLER WATER TO Ba2 FROM Ba3; 15/03/2018 Echologics and Bell deliver IoT Smart City solution for water network leak detection in the City of Medicine Hat; 17/04/2018 – Mueller Water Products Announces Quarterly Dividend; 07/05/2018 – MUELLER WATER PRODUCTS INC MWA.N FY2018 REV VIEW $875.9 MLN — THOMSON REUTERS l/B/E/S; 04/04/2018 – Moody’s says Anvil International, LLC’s $60 million add-on term loan will not impact its credit ratings; 16/03/2018 – S&P REVISES MUELLER WATER PRODUCTS INC. TO RATING ‘BB’ FROM ‘BB-‘; OUTLOOK ‘STABLE’; 18/04/2018 – Deprince Race & Zollo Buys New 1.4% Position in Mueller Water; 23/04/2018 – DJ Mueller Water Products Inc Class , Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (MWA); 16/03/2018 – Mueller Water May Benefit, Industry Posts 15th Consecutive Gain

Among 12 analysts covering Rice Midstream Partners (NYSE:RMP), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 17% are positive. Rice Midstream Partners had 39 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was upgraded by Zacks to “Hold” on Friday, August 14. The rating was downgraded by Wells Fargo to “Market Perform” on Thursday, February 22. The firm has “Sector Outperform” rating by Howard Weil given on Tuesday, December 15. The stock of Rice Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:RMP) earned “Hold” rating by Scotia Capital on Monday, June 26. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, January 11 by BMO Capital Markets. The stock has “Hold” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Thursday, August 24. The company was initiated on Thursday, March 17 by Stifel Nicolaus. The firm has “Sector Perform” rating given on Tuesday, June 20 by RBC Capital Markets. The rating was downgraded by Goldman Sachs on Wednesday, September 28 to “Not Rated”. Mitsubishi UFJ initiated the stock with “Overweight” rating in Thursday, September 1 report. See Rice Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:RMP) latest ratings:

22/02/2018 Broker: Wells Fargo Old Rating: Outperform New Rating: Market Perform Downgrade
12/02/2018 Broker: RBC Capital Markets Rating: Hold New Target: $25.0 Maintain
22/01/2018 Broker: Citigroup Rating: Hold New Target: $24.0 Downgrade
16/01/2018 Broker: RBC Capital Markets Rating: Hold New Target: $24.0 Maintain
11/01/2018 Broker: BMO Capital Markets Rating: Buy New Target: $22.0 Maintain

More news for Rice Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:RMP) were recently published by: Businesswire.com, which released: “EQT Midstream Partners Announces Offering of Senior Notes” on June 20, 2018. Nasdaq.com‘s article titled: “Consolidated Research: 2018 Summary Expectations for Stock Yards, Archrock, Lantheus, Steelcase, Tableau …” and published on June 22, 2018 is yet another important article.

The stock decreased 3.71% or $0.69 during the last trading session, reaching $17.89. About 442,530 shares traded. Rice Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:RMP) has declined 26.32% since June 24, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 38.89% the S&P500. Some Historical RMP News: 26/04/2018 – RICE MIDSTREAM – EQM ENTERED DEFINITIVE AGREEMENT WITH EQT TO ACQUIRE ITS OLYMPUS GATHERING SYSTEM, ITS 75% INTEREST IN STRIKE FORCE GATHERING SYSTEM; 26/04/2018 – EQT Midstream Partners, EQT GP Holdings and Rice Midstream Partners Announce Quarterly Distributions; 26/04/2018 – EQT Midstream Partners: Completion of EQM/Rice Midstream Merger Subject to Approval of RMP Unitholders; 15/03/2018 – EQT CORP – REAFFIRMS FISCAL YEAR 2018 GUIDANCE ANNOUNCED ON FEBRUARY 15, 2018; 26/04/2018 – RMP May be Required to Reimburse EQM’s Expenses up to $5M or pay EQM $63.4M Termination Fee — Filin; 15/03/2018 – EQT CORP – SCHLOTTERBECK ALSO RESIGNED HIS POSITIONS WITH EQT GP HOLDINGS, LP, EQT MIDSTREAM PARTNERS, LP & RICE MIDSTREAM PARTNERS LP; 26/04/2018 – RICE MIDSTREAM PARTNERS LP – EQM WILL ALSO ASSUME RMP DEBT, WHICH TOTALED $325 MLN AS OF MARCH 31, 2018; 26/04/2018 – RICE MIDSTREAM PARTNERS LP – EQGP HAS ENTERED INTO DEFINITIVE AGREEMENT WITH EQT TO ACQUIRE ITS OWNERSHIP OF RMP IDRS FOR 36.3 MLN EQGP COMMON UNITS; 26/04/2018 – RICE MIDSTREAM – BOARDS OF EQT AND EACH OF EQGP, EQM AND RMP, AS WELL AS CONFLICTS COMMITTEES OF EQGP, EQM AND RMP, UNANIMOUSLY APPROVED DEALS; 26/04/2018 – RICE MIDSTREAM PARTNERS LP – SEES 2019 EQM EXPANSION CAPEX + MVP CAPITAL CONTRIBUTIONS $0.9 BLN – $1.1 BLN

Rice Midstream Partners LP owns, operates, develops, and acquires midstream assets in the Appalachian Basin. The company has market cap of $1.83 billion. It operates in two divisions, Gathering and Compression; and Water Services. It has a 10 P/E ratio. The Company’s natural gas gathering and compression assets consist of natural gas gathering and compression systems that service producers in the dry gas core of the Marcellus Shale in southwestern Pennsylvania.

Among 11 analysts covering Mueller Water Products (NYSE:MWA), 8 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 73% are positive. Mueller Water Products has $15 highest and $9 lowest target. $13.19’s average target is 14.20% above currents $11.55 stock price. Mueller Water Products had 31 analyst reports since January 12, 2016 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Wednesday, September 20 by Cowen & Co. As per Wednesday, July 5, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. The stock of Mueller Water Products, Inc. (NYSE:MWA) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, December 28 by Oppenheimer. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Boenning \u0026 Scattergood given on Tuesday, September 5. On Wednesday, March 8 the stock rating was initiated by Goldman Sachs with “Buy”. Cowen & Co maintained it with “Sell” rating and $1000 target in Monday, April 2 report. RBC Capital Markets maintained Mueller Water Products, Inc. (NYSE:MWA) rating on Tuesday, October 10. RBC Capital Markets has “Buy” rating and $14.0 target. Cowen & Co maintained Mueller Water Products, Inc. (NYSE:MWA) rating on Wednesday, July 19. Cowen & Co has “Hold” rating and $1200 target. The firm has “Buy” rating by Northcoast given on Wednesday, October 12. On Wednesday, October 4 the stock rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird with “Hold”.

Another recent and important Mueller Water Products, Inc. (NYSE:MWA) news was published by Globenewswire.com which published an article titled: “Mueller Water Products to Exhibit at American Water Works Association Annual Conference & Exhibition” on June 08, 2018.

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