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Kinder Morgan Beats Q3 Earnings Estimates, Improves Leverage

Ruth King
Kinder Morgan Beats Q3 Earnings Estimates, Improves Leverage

Kinder Morgan (KMI) announced its third-quarter results on October 17 after the markets closed. The company announced an adjusted EPS of $0.21—up ~40% compared to $0.15 in the third quarter of 2017. The reported EPS, including gains on the Trans Mountain sale, was $0.31. The analyst-adjusted EPS was $0.22, which was ~3.6% higher than the consensus estimates for the quarter. Kinder Morgan’s third-quarter revenues were $3.517 billion, which missed the estimates by ~1.2%.