|Day's Range||52.73 - 54.22|
|52 Week Range||48.29 - 73.33|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||-12.01|
|Dividend & Yield||0.20 (0.38%)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
The Woodlands-based Western Gas Partners LP (WES) and Western Gas Equity Partners LP (WGP) have hired Jaime Casas as senior vice president, CFO and treasurer, effective immediately. Casas replaces Benjamin Fink, who was promoted to president and CEO of the partnerships in February. The Woodlands-based Anadarko Petroleum Corp. (APC) is the sponsor for the two master limited partnerships.
Shareholder activists focused on climate issues are gaining traction in their push to have large energy companies and utilities take account of the impact rising global temperatures could have on their businesses. Proponents ranging from giant New York and California state pension funds to Wespath Investment Management of Illinois scored a number of victories this month. The PPL result comes on the heels of a vote at Occidental Petroleum Corp on a similar resolution, backed by two-thirds of votes cast.
Colorado’s two biggest oil and gas operators — Anadarko Petroleum Corp. and Noble Energy Inc. — were named in a lawsuit filed Monday seeking damages on behalf of a family living near the Firestone home that exploded, killing two men, on April 17. The nine-page suit, case number CV-30382 filed in Weld County, also names the neighborhood's developer, St-Firestone LLC, based in Loveland, and two builders of homes in the Oak Meadows subdivision where the home that exploded, at 6312 Twilight Ave., was located. The two builders named in the suit were Hearth at Oak Meadows LLC and CC Communities LLC of Greenwood Village.