WMB - The Williams Companies, Inc.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
30.52
+0.10 (+0.33%)
At close: 4:01PM EDT
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Previous Close30.42
Open30.52
Bid0.00 x 1100
Ask0.00 x 4000
Day's Range30.47 - 31.05
52 Week Range24.00 - 33.67
Volume12,620,138
Avg. Volume11,433,854
Market Cap36.91B
Beta1.99
PE Ratio (TTM)12.62
EPS (TTM)N/A
Earnings DateN/A
Forward Dividend & Yield1.36 (4.46%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-09-06
1y Target EstN/A
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    Weekly Update: Midstream Stocks Ended in the Red Last Week

    The top midstream stocks were in the red in the week ending August 17. Weakness in crude oil prices over the last few weeks likely contributed to the fall in energy stocks last week. Read Is US Crude Oil Nearing a Bear Market? to learn more. While the Energy Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLE) fell 3.6% last week, the Alerian MLP ETF (AMLP) fell 0.3%.

  • A Look at Institutional Activity in Williams Companies in Q2 2018
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    A Look at Institutional Activity in Williams Companies in Q2 2018

    The Vanguard Group, the top institutional investor in Williams Companies (WMB), added ~850,000 shares in Q2 2018 and held more than 7.6% of the total outstanding shares as of June 30. BlackRock Institutional Trust, the second largest institutional investor in Williams, offloaded nearly 3.7 million shares during the second quarter and held a little over 5% in the energy company.

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    Enterprise Products Partners and MPLX: Analysts’ Ratings

    All of the analysts surveyed by Reuters covering Enterprise Products Partners (EPD) and MPLX (MPLX) are bullish on the stocks. All of the surveyed analysts have rated both of the stocks as a “buy.” In comparison, 79% of the analysts rated Williams Companies (WMB) as a “buy,” while 71% rated Kinder Morgan (KMI) as a “buy.”

  • Kinder Morgan and Williams Companies: Are Investors Bearish?
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    Kinder Morgan and Williams Companies: Are Investors Bearish?

    Together, the top ten institutional investors in Kinder Morgan (KMI) sold net 23.5 million shares of the company in the second quarter. The sale of 30.1 million shares by Wellington Management Company was the largest position change. Fidelity Management & Research Company, not among the top ten investors, sold 19.1 million shares of Kinder Morgan. Together, the top ten investors hold 34.4% of Kinder Morgan’s outstanding shares.

  • KMI and WMB Saw a Rise in the Short Interest
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    KMI and WMB Saw a Rise in the Short Interest

    The short interest in Enterprise Products Partners (EPD) fell 9.4% from 8.5 million shares on July 13 to 7.7 million shares on July 31. The short interest in Enterprise Products Partners as a percentage of its float is 0.5%. Enterprise Products Partners’ short interest ratio is ~2.0x, which shows that it might take roughly two days to cover all of the open short positions in the stock.

  • EPD, KMI, WMB, and MPLX: Comparing the Leverage
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    EPD, KMI, WMB, and MPLX: Comparing the Leverage

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  • EPD, MPLX, and WMB Expect Higher Capital Spending in 2018
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    EPD, MPLX, and WMB Expect Higher Capital Spending in 2018

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  • EPD and MPLX Have High Earnings Growth
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    EPD and MPLX Have High Earnings Growth

    MPLX’s (MPLX) adjusted EBITDA grew 83% YoY (year-over-year) in the second quarter. The massive growth was mainly driven by earnings from assets acquired from Marathon Petroleum (MPC). Higher pipeline volumes and higher gathering, processing, and fractionation volumes also contributed to the company’s earnings during the quarter.

  • Analyzing Kinder Morgan’s Discounted Valuation
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    Analyzing Kinder Morgan’s Discounted Valuation

    All of the four companies—Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Kinder Morgan (KMI), Williams Companies (WMB), and MPLX (MPLX)—are trading at lower forward EV-to-EBITDA (enterprise value to earnings before interest, tax, depreciation, and amortization) multiples than their respective five-year average multiples. Kinder Morgan’s forward EV-to-EBITDA multiple is the lowest among the four peers.

  • Why MPLX’s 6.6% Yield Is Attractive
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    Why MPLX’s 6.6% Yield Is Attractive

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  • Enterprise Products Has Outperformed Its Peers in 2018
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    Enterprise Products Has Outperformed Its Peers in 2018

    So far, Enterprise Products Partners (EPD) has risen ~9% in 2018. The company has outperformed its peers in the midstream sector. Other top midstream players by market capitalization, Kinder Morgan (KMI) and Williams Companies (WMB) have fallen ~5% and ~1%, respectively, during the same period. MPLX (MPLX) has risen ~4% YTD (year-to-date). The Alerian MLP ETF (AMLP) is relatively flat, while the Energy Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLE) has risen ~3%.

  • Williams (WMB) Gets FERC Nod for Transco Expansion Project
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    Williams (WMB) Gets FERC Nod for Transco Expansion Project

    Subsequent to receipt of all the required permits, Williams Companies Inc. (WMB) is likely to commence the construction of the Transco expansion project in early 2019.

  • Thomson Reuters StreetEvents7 days ago

    Edited Transcript of WMB earnings conference call or presentation 2-Aug-18 1:30pm GMT

    Q2 2018 Williams Companies Inc and Williams Partners LP Earnings Call

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  • See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Williams Companies Inc.
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    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Williams Companies Inc.

    The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices. The current level displays a positive indicator.

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    Why Most Analysts Rate Energy Transfer Equity a ‘Buy’

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  • What Energy Transfer Equity’s Technical Indicators Suggest
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    What Energy Transfer Equity’s Technical Indicators Suggest

    Energy Transfer Equity (ETE) continues to trade above both its short-term (50-day) and long-term (200-day) moving average. The MLP general partner was trading 2.5% above its 50-day SMA and 8.9% above the 200-day SMA as of August 9. ETE’s peers, Williams Companies (WMB) and Plains GP Holdings (PAGP) were trading 10.5% and 14.8% above their 200-day moving average. This indicates an overall positive sentiment in the midstream energy sector.

  • Williams Companies Completes Merger With Williams Partners
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    Williams Companies Completes Merger With Williams Partners

    Williams Companies (WMB) purchases all of the 256-million outstanding common units of Williams Partners in an all stock-for-unit transaction.

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  • Moody's12 days ago

    Williams Companies, Inc. (The) -- Moody's upgrades Williams Companies to Baa3, stable outlook

    Moody's Investors Service (Moody's) upgraded The Williams Companies, Inc.'s (Williams) senior unsecured notes rating to Baa3 from Ba2, and assigned a Prime-3 Commercial Paper (CP) Rating to the company's new CP program. Moody's also affirmed the Baa3 ratings on Williams Partners L.P.'s (WPZ) senior unsecured notes and its stable rating outlook. Concurrently, Moody's withdrew Williams' Ba2 Corporate Family Rating, Ba2-PD Probability of Default Rating, and the SGL-2 Speculative Grade Liquidity Rating.

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