NYSE:WGP - Western Gas Equity Partners Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$31.70 -0.01 (-0.03 %)
(As of 10/22/2018 04:04 AM ET)
Previous Close$31.70
Today's Range$31.57 - $32.11
52-Week Range$29.69 - $42.92
Volume214,592 shs
Average Volume260,017 shs
Market Capitalization$6.94 billion
P/E Ratio18.43
Dividend Yield7.35%
Beta1.75
Western Gas Equity Partners, LP, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the 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. Western Gas Equity Holdings, LLC serves as the general partner of Western Gas Equity Partners, LP. The company was founded in 2007 and is headquartered in The Woodlands, Texas. Western Gas Equity Partners, LP is a subsidiary of Anadarko Petroleum Corporation.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Natural gas transmission
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorOils/Energy
SymbolNYSE:WGP
CUSIPN/A
Phone832-636-6000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.14
Current Ratio0.48
Quick Ratio0.48

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio18.43
Forward P/E Ratio13.78
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.25 billion
Price / Sales3.09
Cash Flow$3.0717 per share
Price / Cash10.32
Book Value$18.02 per share
Price / Book1.76

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.72
Net Income$376.60 million
Net Margins17.52%
Return on Equity9.42%
Return on Assets4.36%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares218,940,000
Market Cap$6.94 billion

Western Gas Equity Partners (NYSE:WGP) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Western Gas Equity Partners' stock symbol?

Western Gas Equity Partners trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WGP."

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

Western Gas Equity Partners declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, October 17th. Investors of record on Wednesday, October 31st will be given a dividend of $0.595 per share on Wednesday, November 21st. This represents a $2.38 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 7.51%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, October 30th. This is an increase from Western Gas Equity Partners's previous quarterly dividend of $0.58. View Western Gas Equity Partners' Dividend History.

How were Western Gas Equity Partners' earnings last quarter?

Western Gas Equity Partners LP (NYSE:WGP) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July, 31st. The pipeline company reported $0.31 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.43 by $0.12. The pipeline company earned $435.95 million during the quarter. Western Gas Equity Partners had a net margin of 17.52% and a return on equity of 9.42%. View Western Gas Equity Partners' Earnings History.

When is Western Gas Equity Partners' next earnings date?

Western Gas Equity Partners is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October 30th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Western Gas Equity Partners.

What price target have analysts set for WGP?

12 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Western Gas Equity Partners' shares. Their predictions range from $32.00 to $49.00. On average, they anticipate Western Gas Equity Partners' share price to reach $39.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 24.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Western Gas Equity Partners.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Western Gas Equity Partners?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Western Gas Equity Partners in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Western Gas Equity Partners.

Who are some of Western Gas Equity Partners' key competitors?

Who are Western Gas Equity Partners' key executives?

Western Gas Equity Partners' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Benjamin M. Fink, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 48)
  • Mr. Jaime R. Casas, Sr. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 48)
  • Ms. Gennifer F. Kelly, Sr. VP & COO (Age 45)
  • Mr. Jonathon E. VandenBrand, Director, Investor Relations
  • Mr. Philip H. Peacock, SVP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. of Western Gas Equity Holdings, LLC (Age 46)

Who are Western Gas Equity Partners' major shareholders?

Western Gas Equity Partners' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Chickasaw Capital Management LLC (2.34%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.14%), Spirit of America Management Corp NY (0.09%), MAI Capital Management (0.04%) and Parkside Financial Bank & Trust (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Western Gas Equity Partners.

Which institutional investors are selling Western Gas Equity Partners stock?

WGP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Chickasaw Capital Management LLC, Parkside Financial Bank & Trust and Spirit of America Management Corp NY. View Insider Buying and Selling for Western Gas Equity Partners.

Which institutional investors are buying Western Gas Equity Partners stock?

WGP stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can and MAI Capital Management. View Insider Buying and Selling for Western Gas Equity Partners.

How do I buy shares of Western Gas Equity Partners?

Shares of WGP 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Western Gas Equity Partners' stock price today?

One share of WGP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $31.70.

How big of a company is Western Gas Equity Partners?

Western Gas Equity Partners has a market capitalization of $6.94 billion and generates $2.25 billion in revenue each year. The pipeline company earns $376.60 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.72 on an earnings per share basis.

What is Western Gas Equity Partners' official website?

The official website for Western Gas Equity Partners is http://www.westerngas.com.

How can I contact Western Gas Equity Partners?

Western Gas Equity 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 Gas Equity Partners (NYSE WGP)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  298 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  349 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  647
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Western Gas Equity Partners and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WGP will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WGP will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 10/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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