NYSE:WMB - Williams Companies Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$26.87 -0.77 (-2.79 %)
(As of 06/25/2018 03:13 PM ET)
Previous Close$27.46
Today's Range$26.84 - $27.65
52-Week Range$24.00 - $33.67
Volume383,693 shs
Average Volume7.95 million shs
Market Capitalization$22.88 billion
P/E Ratio42.70
Dividend Yield4.92%
Beta1.41
Williams Companies logoThe Williams Companies, Inc. operates as an energy infrastructure company primarily in the United States. It owns and operates natural gas pipeline system extending from Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, and the Gulf of Mexico through Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey to the New York City metropolitan area. The company also owns and operates a natural gas pipeline system extending from the San Juan basin in northwestern New Mexico and southwestern Colorado through Colorado, Utah, Wyoming, Idaho, Oregon, and Washington to a point on the Canadian border near Sumas, Washington; gulfstream natural gas pipeline system extending from the Mobile Bay area in Alabama to markets in Florida; and constitution pipeline that would connect its gathering system in Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania to the Iroquois Gas Transmission and Tennessee Gas Pipeline systems in New York. In addition, it provides natural gas gathering, treating, processing, and compression services; natural gas liquids production, fractionation, storage, marketing, and transportation services; and deepwater production handling and crude oil transportation services. The company transports and stores natural gas to local natural gas distribution companies, municipal utilities, direct industrial users, electric power generators, and natural gas marketers and producers. As of December 31, 2017, it owned and operated approximately 13,600 miles of pipelines. The Williams Companies, Inc. was founded in 1908 and is headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Natural gas transmission
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Storage & Transportation
SectorOils/Energy
SymbolNYSE:WMB
CUSIP96945710
Phone918-573-2000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.34
Current Ratio1.11
Quick Ratio1.03

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio42.70
Forward P/E Ratio32.37
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$8.03 billion
Price / Sales2.77
Cash Flow$2.6551 per share
Price / Cash10.12
Book Value$19.57 per share
Price / Book1.37

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.63
Net Income$2.17 billion
Net Margins24.02%
Return on Equity3.61%
Return on Assets1.19%

Miscellaneous

Employees5,425
Outstanding Shares827,610,000

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Williams Companies (NYSE:WMB) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Williams Companies' stock symbol?

Williams Companies trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WMB."

How often does Williams Companies pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Williams Companies?

Williams Companies announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 10th. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 8th will be paid a dividend of $0.34 per share on Monday, June 25th. This represents a $1.36 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.07%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 7th. View Williams Companies' Dividend History.

How were Williams Companies' earnings last quarter?

Williams Companies Inc (NYSE:WMB) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 2nd. The pipeline company reported $0.19 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.21 by $0.02. The pipeline company had revenue of $2.09 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.09 billion. Williams Companies had a net margin of 24.02% and a return on equity of 3.61%. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.14 EPS. View Williams Companies' Earnings History.

When is Williams Companies' next earnings date?

Williams Companies is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July, 31st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Williams Companies.

What price target have analysts set for WMB?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Williams Companies' stock. Their forecasts range from $28.00 to $38.00. On average, they expect Williams Companies' share price to reach $33.1667 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Williams Companies.

Are investors shorting Williams Companies?

Williams Companies saw a increase in short interest in the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 23,573,695 shares, an increase of 40.4% from the May 15th total of 16,793,782 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 9,865,481 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.4 days. Currently, 2.9% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View Williams Companies' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Williams Companies' key competitors?

Who are Williams Companies' key executives?

Williams Companies' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Alan S. Armstrong, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 56)
  • Mr. John D. Chandler CPA, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 48)
  • Mr. Micheal G. Dunn, Exec. VP & COO (Age 52)
  • Mr. Chad J. Zamarin, Sr. VP of Corp. Strategic Devel. (Age 41)
  • Mr. James E. Scheel, Sr. VP of Northeast Gathering & Processing (Age 53)

Has Williams Companies been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about WMB stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Williams Companies earned a daily sentiment score of 0.08 on Accern's scale. They also gave news headlines about the pipeline company an impact score of 45.95 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Who are Williams Companies' major shareholders?

Williams Companies' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (10.61%), Franklin Resources Inc. (3.17%), Tortoise Capital Advisors L.L.C. (1.75%), Tortoise Capital Advisors L.L.C. (1.75%), Northern Trust Corp (1.27%) and CI Investments Inc. (0.87%). Company insiders that own Williams Companies stock include Alan S Armstrong, Charles I Cogut, Donald R Chappel, James E Scheel, Kathleen B Cooper, Michael A Creel, Robyn L Ewing, Rory Lee Miller, Stephen I Chazen, Stephen W Bergstrom and Ted T Timmermans. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Williams Companies.

Which institutional investors are selling Williams Companies stock?

WMB 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., Point72 Asset Management L.P., OppenheimerFunds Inc., Hsbc Holdings PLC, Brookfield Asset Management Inc., Natixis and Swiss National Bank. Company insiders that have sold Williams Companies company stock in the last year include Donald R Chappel, James E Scheel, Kathleen B Cooper, Robyn L Ewing and Ted T Timmermans. View Insider Buying and Selling for Williams Companies.

Which institutional investors are buying Williams Companies stock?

WMB stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Franklin Resources Inc., Millennium Management LLC, Canyon Capital Advisors LLC, Canyon Capital Advisors LLC, Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, Ceredex Value Advisors LLC and Stifel Financial Corp. Company insiders that have bought Williams Companies stock in the last two years include Alan S Armstrong, Charles I Cogut, Michael A Creel, Stephen I Chazen and Stephen W Bergstrom. View Insider Buying and Selling for Williams Companies.

How do I buy shares of Williams Companies?

Shares of WMB 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 Williams Companies' stock price today?

One share of WMB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $26.85.

How big of a company is Williams Companies?

Williams Companies has a market capitalization of $22.88 billion and generates $8.03 billion in revenue each year. The pipeline company earns $2.17 billion in net income (profit) each year or $0.63 on an earnings per share basis. Williams Companies employs 5,425 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Williams Companies?

Williams Companies' mailing address is ONE WILLIAMS CENTER, TULSA OK, 74172. The pipeline company can be reached via phone at 918-573-2000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Williams Companies (WMB)

Community Ranking:  3.1 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  470 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  282 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  752
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Williams Companies and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WMB will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WMB will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/25/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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