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NYSE:WES - Western Midstream Partners Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.38 (-2.40 %)
(As of 02/24/2020 09:11 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $15.46
50-Day Range
MA: $18.40
52-Week Range
Now: $15.46
Volume1.92 million shs
Average Volume1.60 million shs
Market Capitalization$7.00 billion
P/E Ratio11.28
Dividend Yield16.09%
Western Midstream Partners, LP, together with its subsidiaries, engages in gathering, processing, compressing, treating, stabilizing, and transporting natural gas, condensate, natural gas liquids, and crude oil primarily in the United States. It is also involved in the gathering and disposing of produced water; and buying and selling of natural gas. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Natural gas transmission



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.99 billion
Cash Flow$4.08 per share
Book Value$16.01 per share


Net Income$369.43 million


Market Cap$7.00 billion
Next Earnings Date2/27/2020 (Confirmed)

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Western Midstream Partners (NYSE:WES) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Western Midstream Partners' stock symbol?

Western Midstream Partners trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WES."

How often does Western Midstream Partners pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Western Midstream Partners?

Western Midstream Partners declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, January 20th. Investors of record on Friday, January 31st will be given a dividend of $0.622 per share on Thursday, February 13th. This represents a $2.49 annualized dividend and a yield of 16.09%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, January 30th. This is a positive change from Western Midstream Partners's previous quarterly dividend of $0.62. View Western Midstream Partners' Dividend History.

How were Western Midstream Partners' earnings last quarter?

Western Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:WES) issued its earnings results on Monday, November, 4th. The pipeline company reported $0.27 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.47 by $0.20. The pipeline company earned $666.03 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $688.91 million. Western Midstream Partners had a net margin of 18.35% and a return on equity of 15.32%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 13.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.39 earnings per share. View Western Midstream Partners' Earnings History.

When is Western Midstream Partners' next earnings date?

Western Midstream Partners is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 27th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Western Midstream Partners.

How can I listen to Western Midstream Partners' earnings call?

Western Midstream Partners will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, February 27th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

What price target have analysts set for WES?

11 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Western Midstream Partners' shares. Their forecasts range from $23.00 to $37.00. On average, they expect Western Midstream Partners' share price to reach $28.70 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 85.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Western Midstream Partners.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Western Midstream Partners?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Western Midstream Partners in the last year. There are currently 8 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Western Midstream Partners.

Has Western Midstream Partners been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about WES stock has been trending very negative on Monday, according to InfoTrie. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Western Midstream Partners earned a news sentiment score of -3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the pipeline company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. View News Stories for Western Midstream Partners.

Are investors shorting Western Midstream Partners?

Western Midstream Partners saw a drop in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 5,720,000 shares, a drop of 10.9% from the January 15th total of 6,420,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,590,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.6 days. Approximately 2.7% of the company's shares are sold short. View Western Midstream Partners' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Western Midstream Partners' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Western Midstream Partners own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Western Midstream Partners investors own include Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), NGL Energy Partners (NGL), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), AT&T (T), DCP Midstream (DCP), ANNALY CAP MGMT/SH (NLY), Hoegh LNG Partners (HMLP), Broadcom (AVGO), Pfizer (PFE) and Magellan Midstream Partners (MMP).

Who are Western Midstream Partners' key executives?

Western Midstream Partners' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Jaime R. Casas, Sr. VP, CFO & Treasurer of Western Gas Equity Holding, LLC (Age 49)
  • Mr. Michael P. Ure, Pres, CEO & Director
  • Mr. Craig W. Collins, Sr. VP & COO (Age 46)
  • Mr. Jonathon E. VandenBrand, Director of Investor Relations
  • John D. Montanti, VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. of Western Midstream Holdings, LLC

Who are Western Midstream Partners' major shareholders?

Western Midstream Partners' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Alps Advisors Inc. (5.33%), Tortoise Capital Advisors L.L.C. (4.61%), Tortoise Capital Advisors L.L.C. (4.61%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (2.83%), Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors LP (1.83%) and UBS Group AG (1.78%). Company insiders that own Western Midstream Partners stock include David J Tudor and James R Crane. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Western Midstream Partners.

Which major investors are selling Western Midstream Partners stock?

WES stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Tortoise Capital Advisors L.L.C., Tortoise Capital Advisors L.L.C., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Brookfield Public Securities Group LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Credit Suisse AG, UBS Group AG and Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Western Midstream Partners.

Which major investors are buying Western Midstream Partners stock?

WES stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cohen & Steers Inc., Americana Partners LLC, Adams Asset Advisors LLC, Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc., American Assets Investment Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, California Public Employees Retirement System and Jane Street Group LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Western Midstream Partners.

How do I buy shares of Western Midstream Partners?

Shares of WES can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Western Midstream Partners' stock price today?

One share of WES stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.46.

How big of a company is Western Midstream Partners?

Western Midstream Partners has a market capitalization of $7.00 billion and generates $1.99 billion in revenue each year. The pipeline company earns $369.43 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.51 on an earnings per share basis. View Additional Information About Western Midstream Partners.

What is Western Midstream Partners' official website?

The official website for Western Midstream Partners is http://www.westernmidstream.com/.

How can I contact Western Midstream Partners?

Western Midstream Partners' mailing address is 1201 LAKE ROBBINS DRIVE, THE WOODLANDS TX, 77380. The pipeline company can be reached via phone at 832-636-6000 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Western Midstream Partners (NYSE WES)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  495 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  401 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  896
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Western Midstream Partners and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WES will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WES will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/24/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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