WGP - Western Gas Equity Partners, LP

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
30.14
-0.04 (-0.13%)
At close: 4:02PM EST

30.10 -0.04 (-0.12%)
After hours: 4:18PM EST

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Previous Close30.18
Open30.66
Bid27.56 x 900
Ask36.80 x 800
Day's Range29.67 - 30.66
52 Week Range27.69 - 42.92
Volume896,437
Avg. Volume310,849
Market Cap6.599B
Beta (3Y Monthly)1.56
PE Ratio (TTM)17.57
EPS (TTM)N/A
Earnings DateN/A
Forward Dividend & Yield2.29 (7.76%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-10-30
1y Target EstN/A
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  • Does Western Gas’s Consolidation Make Its Yield Attractive?
    Market Realist21 days ago

    Does Western Gas’s Consolidation Make Its Yield Attractive?

    On November 8, Western Gas Equity Partners (WGP) announced an agreement to acquire Western Gas Partners (WES) in a unit-for-unit exchange. Once completed, Western Gas Equity Partners is to own ~98% of WES and parent Anadarko Petroleum (APC) will own ~2%. The acquisition is expected to complete in Q1 2019.

  • What Drove Tallgrass Energy’s 9.7% Yield
    Market Realist22 days ago

    What Drove Tallgrass Energy’s 9.7% Yield

    So far in this series, we’ve discussed how some MLPs are trading at attractive yields. Another partnership trading at a high yield is Tallgrass Energy (TGE). It’s currently trading at a yield of ~9.7%. Tallgrass Energy raised its distribution sequentially by 2.5% in Q3. Its dividend coverage for the quarter was 1.28x. The stock has fallen ~14% year-to-date.

  • This Oil Stock Is Lavishing More Cash on Its Shareholders
    Motley Fool28 days ago

    This Oil Stock Is Lavishing More Cash on Its Shareholders

    Anadarko Petroleum unveiled its plans for 2019, which include another dividend increase and a boost to its stock buyback authorization.

  • Anadarko and its MLPs announce new presidents, other executive appointments
    American City Business Journals29 days ago

    Anadarko and its MLPs announce new presidents, other executive appointments

    Anadarko named a new president to oversee a new leadership structure, kicking off a series of promotions.

  • The Wall Street Journallast month

    [$$] Partnership to Buy Anadarko Petroleum’s Midstream Assets

    Anadarko Petroleum Corp. is selling what is largely left of its midstream assets to Western Gas Partners LP, a partnership it formed a decade ago, in a deal that it said is valued at about $4.02 billion. Western Gas Partners will be buying all of Anadarko’s stake in DBM Oil Services and APC Water Holdings and half of its nonoperated interests in Bone Spring Gas Plant and MiVida Gas Plant. The partnership will also buy Anadarko’s full stakes in DJ Basin Oil System and Wattenberg Plant, both of which are in northeast Colorado, Anadarko said.

  • The Energy Sector's Consolidation Wave Continues
    Motley Foollast month

    The Energy Sector's Consolidation Wave Continues

    Anadarko Petroleum is consolidating its midstream franchise.

  • Anadarko to sell all midstream assets to consolidated MLP for $4B
    American City Business Journalslast month

    Anadarko to sell all midstream assets to consolidated MLP for $4B

    "The size of this asset sale, along with the clear benefits of the simplification transaction, highlights the tremendous value of Anadarko's midstream business."

  • Associated Presslast month

    Western Gas Equity: 3Q Earnings Snapshot

    On a per-share basis, the The Woodlands, Texas-based company said it had profit of 49 cents. The results missed Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment ...

  • AM, NGL, AMGP, and SPH Outperformed Last Week
    Market Realist2 months ago

    AM, NGL, AMGP, and SPH Outperformed Last Week

    On October 9, Antero Midstream Partners (AM) and Antero Midstream GP (AMGP) announced a simplification transaction. Antero Midstream GP will acquire all of the outstanding units of Antero Midstream Partners. As part of the transaction, Antero Midstream GP will convert into a C corporation and be renamed as “Antero Midstream Corporation.” Antero Midstream Partners and Antero Midstream GP stocks rose after the announcement. To learn more, read Antero Midstream to Buy Antero Midstream Partners.

  • NBLX, WGP, CLMT, CVRR: The Weakest MLPs in the Third Quarter
    Market Realist2 months ago

    NBLX, WGP, CLMT, CVRR: The Weakest MLPs in the Third Quarter

    Noble Midstream Partners (NBLX) stock fell significantly in August and September as Initiative 97 was started and then made it onto the Colorado ballot as Proposition 112. The proposition requires that new oil and gas development, including fracking, should be a minimum distance of 2,500 feet from “vulnerable” areas such as homes, schools, or hospitals.

  • Which MLPs Gained the Most Last Week?
    Market Realist2 months ago

    Which MLPs Gained the Most Last Week?

    Noble Midstream Partners (NBLX), Western Gas Equity Partners (WGP), and DCP Midstream Partners (DCP) were among the top MLP gainers in the week ending October 5. Oil and gas companies’ steps to fight Proposition 112 on the Colorado ballot likely made some investors optimistic about the companies’ futures. Noble Midstream Partners, Western Gas Equity Partners, and DCP Midstream Partners gained 14%, 8.4%, and 7.8%, respectively, last week. Even after last week’s gains, the three stocks have fallen 19%, 17%, and 12%, respectively, YTD (year-to-date).

  • TRGP, WGP, EQGP: Changes in Wall Street Ratings, Price Targets
    Market Realist3 months ago

    TRGP, WGP, EQGP: Changes in Wall Street Ratings, Price Targets

    On September 18, Wells Fargo raised its rating for Targa Resources (TRGP) to “outperform” from “market perform.” It raised its price target on the stock from $55 to $63. Out of 21 analysts surveyed by Reuters covering Targa Resources, seven have rated the stock a “strong buy,” four have rated it a “buy,” and the remaining ten have rated it a “hold.” The median price target for Targa Resources is $57, which implies an upside potential of 3% from its current price of $55.33.

  • Market Realist3 months ago

    CLMT, NBLX, and WES Fell the Most among MLPs Last Week

    Downstream MLP Calumet Specialty Products Partners (CLMT) fell 6.5% last week, which ended September 14. Noble Midstream Partners (NBLX) fell 3.7% last week and has fallen 21% so far in 2018. Western Gas Partners (WES) and its general partner Western Gas Equity Partners (WGP) fell 3.6% and 3.7%, respectively, last week.

  • ENLK, BPL, and CEQP: The Top MLP Gainers Last Week
    Market Realist3 months ago

    ENLK, BPL, and CEQP: The Top MLP Gainers Last Week

    EnLink Midstream Partners (ENLK) rose 7.7% last week. The stock has gained substantially since its strong second-quarter results and is up 18% year-to-date. ENLK’s general partner, EnLink Midstream (ENLC), rose 3.4% last week. Buckeye Partners (BPL) and Crestwood Equity Partners (CEQP) were the other top MLP gainers for the week, rising 4.2% and 3.1%, respectively.

  • Moody's4 months ago

    Western Gas Partners, LP -- Moody's rates new Western Gas notes Ba1

    Moody's Investors Service (Moody's) assigned Ba1 ratings to Western Gas Partners, LP's (Western Gas) proposed offering of senior notes due 2028 and 2048. All existing ratings of Western Gas, including the Ba1 Corporate Family Rating (CFR), and the stable outlook are unchanged. The new senior notes have been rated Ba1, consistent with the ratings of Western Gas's existing senior notes.

  • Associated Press4 months ago

    Western Gas Equity: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

    On a per-share basis, the The Woodlands, Texas-based company said it had profit of 31 cents. The results did not meet Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks ...

  • Is Western Gas Partners, LP (WES) a Great Dividend Play?
    Zacks5 months ago

    Is Western Gas Partners, LP (WES) a Great Dividend Play?

    Dividends are one of the best benefits to being a shareholder, but finding a great dividend stock is no easy task. Does Western Gas Partners, LP (WES) have what it takes? Let's find out.

  • 3 Dividend Stocks That Put More Money in Your Pocket Each Quarter
    Motley Fool5 months ago

    3 Dividend Stocks That Put More Money in Your Pocket Each Quarter

    These high-yield stocks have a history of giving investors a steady pay raise.

  • Western Gas Partners Is in Tenth Place in Terms of Total Returns
    Market Realist5 months ago

    Western Gas Partners Is in Tenth Place in Terms of Total Returns

    Western Gas Partners (WES), a midstream MLP involved mainly in natural gas gathering and processing, crude oil gathering, and water-related midstream services, has generated a return of 96.1% over the past seven years.

  • This High-Yield Stock Is About to Hit the Accelerator
    Motley Fool6 months ago

    This High-Yield Stock Is About to Hit the Accelerator

    A wave of expansion projects positions this pipeline company for high-octane growth in the coming years.

  • How Western Gas Partners LP (NYSE:WES) Delivered A Better ROE Than Its Industry
    Simply Wall St.6 months ago

    How Western Gas Partners LP (NYSE:WES) Delivered A Better ROE Than Its Industry

    This article is intended for those of you who are at the beginning of your investing journey and want to better understand how you can grow your money by investingRead More...

  • Are Analysts Bullish on Energy Transfer Equity?
    Market Realist7 months ago

    Are Analysts Bullish on Energy Transfer Equity?

    Raymond James last reduced ETE’s target price to $19 from $20. Before this, Mizuho lowered the GP’s target price to $20 from $21. ETE continues to trade below the low range ($17) of analysts’ target price.

  • What Do Energy Transfer Equity’s Technical Indicators Suggest?
    Market Realist7 months ago

    What Do Energy Transfer Equity’s Technical Indicators Suggest?

    Energy Transfer Equity (ETE) recently rose above its long-term 200-day moving average. The partnership was trading 8.1% above its 50-day simple moving average and on par with its 200-day simple moving average as of May 24.

  • Best Growth Stocks To Buy This May
    Simply Wall St.7 months ago

    Best Growth Stocks To Buy This May

    Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile is one of many stocks the market is bullish on. Its expected double-digit top-line and bottom-line growth exceeds its peers, and its financially stableRead More...