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Energy Transfer (ET) Stock Price, News & Analysis

+0.03 (+0.19%)
(As of 05/24/2024 07:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
12.15 million shs
Average Volume
12.32 million shs
Market Capitalization
$52.03 billion
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Energy Transfer MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.86 Rating Score
19.4% Upside
$18.43 Price Target
Short Interest
1.15% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
News Sentiment
0.86mentions of Energy Transfer in the last 14 days
Based on 24 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $1.45 to $1.64 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

3.57 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

99th out of 242 stocks

Natural Gas Transmission Industry

7th out of 18 stocks

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About Energy Transfer Stock (NYSE:ET)

Energy Transfer LP is a limited partnership operating midstream energy assets in the US. The company is an integrated and diversified play on energy that deals in natural gas and crude oil and their derivatives. The company’s operating territory spans the North American energy infrastructure system with operations in 41 states and Canada and is systemically important.

The company was founded n 1995 by Kelcy Warren and Ray Davis. The company was private until 2004 when it IPOd. It operated as a stand-alone business until 2011 when it joined forces with Regency Energy Partners to purchase assets from Castleton Commodities International and begin a growth phase. As of 2022, Mr. Warren remains as Chairperson. The company is headquartered in Houston, Texas but maintains an international office in Beijing.

Among other notable acquisitions are the purchase of Sunoco and Sunoco logistics partners and the eventual absorption of Regency Energy Partners. The company was formerly known as Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. and changed its name to Energy Transfer LP in October 2018 along with some internal structural changes.

Today the company operates a vast network of natural gas and crude oil collection, processing and storage facilities along with the pipelines to move it. The company’s subsidiaries include but are not limited to Sunoco LP, Sunoco Logistics Partners, USA Compression Partners and it owns 100% or a controlling interest in pipelines that include the Dakota Access Pipeline, the Bayou Bridge Pipeline and the Florida Gas Transmission Pipeline.

Energy Transfer Partner LP owns or controls more than 120,000 miles of pipeline infrastructure, including natural gas, crude oil and derivative vehicles. The company controls or owns five natural gas storage facilities and over a dozen natural gas or LNG processing plants. The company can compress and deliver LNG to transport vessels as well as process, store and deliver propane. Its downstream operations include wholesaling natural gas and derivative crude oil products to utility companies, industrial users, and consumers.

As of 2022, the company employed more than 11,000 people and brought in more than $39 billion in net revenue. Roughly 30% of the nation's natural gas is moved by Energy Transfer Partners LP infrastructure and growing. Projects in the works include newer, more efficient processing plants and the interstate Gulf Run pipeline.

Natural gas is a crucial factor in the switch to green energy. Not only is it the cleanest of all petroleum-based energy sources, but it is easy to store and use, making it ideal as a backup source for intermittent energy like solar and wind. Natural gas is also important as a feedstock for plastics and other products critical to the health industry. Natural gas is also important for making ammonia, a necessary fertilizer for today’s food chain.

As an MLP, Energy Transfers Partners pays a large share of its earnings as dividends. Investors of record can enroll in the Dividend Reinvestment Plan or DRIP and have their distributions paid in shares.

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Company Calendar

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Natural gas transmission
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

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Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
7 Analysts


Net Income
$3.47 billion
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$78.59 billion
Cash Flow
$2.50 per share
Book Value
$11.92 per share


Outstanding Shares
Free Float
Market Cap
$52.03 billion
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ET Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Energy Transfer stock right now?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Energy Transfer in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" ET shares.
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What is Energy Transfer's stock price target for 2024?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Energy Transfer's stock. Their ET share price targets range from $14.00 to $24.00. On average, they predict the company's share price to reach $18.43 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 19.4% from the stock's current price.
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How have ET shares performed in 2024?

Energy Transfer's stock was trading at $13.80 at the beginning of 2024. Since then, ET stock has increased by 11.9% and is now trading at $15.44.
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Are investors shorting Energy Transfer?

Energy Transfer saw a increase in short interest during the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 38,720,000 shares, an increase of 6.8% from the April 15th total of 36,240,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 11,710,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.3 days.
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When is Energy Transfer's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 7th 2024.
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How were Energy Transfer's earnings last quarter?

Energy Transfer LP (NYSE:ET) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 8th. The pipeline company reported $0.32 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.36 by $0.04. The pipeline company had revenue of $21.63 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $20.91 billion. Energy Transfer had a net margin of 4.85% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 12.22%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 13.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business earned $0.32 earnings per share.

How often does Energy Transfer pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Energy Transfer?

Energy Transfer declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, April 24th. Shareholders of record on Monday, May 13th will be given a dividend of $0.317 per share on Monday, May 20th. This represents a $1.27 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 8.21%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, May 10th. This is an increase from the stock's previous quarterly dividend of $0.32.
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Is Energy Transfer a good dividend stock?

Energy Transfer (NYSE:ET) pays an annual dividend of $1.27 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 8.23%. ET has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The company has been increasing its dividend for 3 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 116.51%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on EPS estimates, ET will have a dividend payout ratio of 77.44% in the coming year. This indicates that the company may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
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When did Energy Transfer's stock split?

Energy Transfer shares split on Friday, June 13th 2014. The 2-1 split was announced on Tuesday, May 6th 2014. The newly created shares were issued to shareholders after the closing bell on Thursday, June 12th 2014. An investor that had 100 shares of stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

What is Kelcy L. Warren's approval rating as Energy Transfer's CEO?

109 employees have rated Energy Transfer Chief Executive Officer Kelcy L. Warren on Kelcy L. Warren has an approval rating of 74% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Energy Transfer own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Energy Transfer investors own include Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), AT&T (T), Targa Resources (TRGP), Energy Transfer Equity (ETE), Kinder Morgan (KMI), Exxon Mobil (XOM), AbbVie (ABBV), Pfizer (PFE), Ford Motor (F) and Verizon Communications (VZ).

Who are Energy Transfer's major shareholders?

Energy Transfer's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Blackstone Inc. (4.38%), Clearbridge Investments LLC (0.74%), Energy Income Partners LLC (0.72%), Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors LP (0.67%), Natixis (0.53%) and Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd. (0.48%). Insiders that own company stock include Bradford D Whitehurst, Bradford D Whitehurst, Kelcy L Warren, Kelcy L Warren, Marshall S Mccrea III, Matthew S Ramsey, Michael K Grimm, Ray W Washburne, Richard D Brannon, Thomas E Long and Thomas P Mason.
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How do I buy shares of Energy Transfer?

Shares of ET stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:ET) was last updated on 5/27/2024 by Staff

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