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

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Previous Close$30.72
Today's Range$30.32 - $30.74
52-Week Range$25.89 - $38.62
Volume938,187 shs
Average Volume323,261 shs
Market Capitalization$6.53 billion
P/E Ratio16.82
Dividend Yield7.31%
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

Industry Natural gas transmission



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.99 billion
Book Value$16.01 per share


Net Income$369.43 million


Market Cap$6.53 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A

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 announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, January 23rd. Shareholders of record on Friday, February 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.6025 per share on Thursday, February 21st. This represents a $2.41 annualized dividend and a yield of ∞. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, January 31st. This is a boost from Western Gas Equity Partners's previous quarterly dividend of $0.60. View Western Gas Equity Partners' Dividend History.

How were Western Gas Equity Partners' earnings last quarter?

Western Gas Equity Partners LP (NYSE:WGP) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, October, 30th. The pipeline company reported $0.49 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.77 by $0.28. The pipeline company had revenue of $507.76 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $473.40 million. Western Gas Equity Partners had a return on equity of 11.72% and a net margin of 19.06%. The firm's quarterly revenue was down 11.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business earned $0.44 EPS. View Western Gas Equity Partners' Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for WGP?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Western Gas Equity Partners' stock. Their forecasts range from $34.00 to $43.00. On average, they anticipate Western Gas Equity Partners' share price to reach $39.2222 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Price Targets for Western Gas Equity Partners.

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

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Western Gas Equity Partners in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Western Gas Equity Partners.

Has Western Gas Equity Partners been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about WGP stock have trended somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Western Gas Equity Partners earned a news impact score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the pipeline company a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is very likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

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

What other stocks do shareholders of Western Gas Equity Partners own?

Who are Western Gas Equity Partners' key executives?

Western Gas Equity Partners' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Ms. Robin H. Fielder, Pres, CEO & Director
  • Mr. Jaime R. Casas, Sr. VP, CFO & Treasurer Western Gas Equity Holding, LLC (Age 49)
  • Ms. Gennifer F. Kelly, Sr. VP & COO of Western Gas Equity Holdings, LLC (Age 45)
  • Mr. Jonathon E. VandenBrand, Director of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Philip H. Peacock, SVP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. of Western Gas Equity Holdings, LLC (Age 47)

Who are Western Gas Equity Partners' major shareholders?

Western Gas Equity Partners' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Penn Davis Mcfarland Inc. (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Western Gas Equity Partners.

Which institutional investors are buying Western Gas Equity Partners stock?

WGP stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Penn Davis Mcfarland Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Western Gas Equity Partners.

How big of a company is Western Gas Equity Partners?

Western Gas Equity Partners has a market capitalization of $0.00 and generates $1.99 billion in revenue each year.

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, 77251. 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:  324 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  378 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  702
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 5/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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