Williams Partners L.P. (NYSE:WPZ)

Energy MLPs May Be Best Second Half 2017 Play: 4 to Buy Now

It’s becoming more and more clear that the attempt by OPEC and the Russians to slow production has started to hit a wall. With compliance hitting a six-month low in ...
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Why Jefferies Upgraded 4 Top MLPs

The Alerian MLP Index has dropped about 9% over the past 12 months, but as bad as that sounds, since June 21 the index has gained more than 6%. Is ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Ford, Intel, NVIDIA, Starbucks, Teva, Twitter, Wal-Mart and Many More

Stocks were indicated marginally higher on Friday morning on what seems to be a very light news day. The Dow is still above 20,000 and the S&P 500 has gone ...
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Why Credit Suisse Sees Big Upside From Williams

Williams Companies Inc. (NYSE: WMB) has had a wild ride during the time that oil prices tanked and came rushing back. Despite being up close to 200% from its lows, ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Hasbro, Johnson & Johnson, Mattel, MetLife, United Rentals, UTC, Williams and More

Stocks rallied on Tuesday and then really got a bump on Wednesday, and the Dow Jones Industrial Average finally cracked the 20,000 level. There remains a path to Dow 21,422 ...
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Is Williams Companies Really Simplifying Its Business?

Whenever an energy pipeline company says it is taking an action in order to simplify its structure, a wise investor prepares for complexity. The Williams Companies Inc. (NYSE: WMB) is ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Citigroup, Chipotle, Exxon, Occidental, Regions Financial, T-Mobile, Williams, Paychex and More

Stocks were looking for direction on Wednesday, based on mixed overseas trading and ahead of Trump's press conference. The post-election rally remains alive and investors are looking for value and ...
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Why Credit Suisse Sees Big Upside in Enterprise Products Upgrade

From a six-month high of near $30 per common unit, Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (NYSE: EPD) shares had dropped about $4 as of Friday's close. The last peak (over $27) ...
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France’s Total Takes Over Barnett Shale Following Chesapeake Exit

Integrated oil and gas supermajor Total S.A. (NYSE: TOT) announced Friday that it has exercised its preemption right to acquire all of the 75% interests it jointly owned with Chesapeake Energy ...
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Why Investors Dumped Chesapeake Energy Shares Wednesday

Oil and gas producer Chesapeake Energy Corp. (NYSE: CHK) saw shares drop by about 6.8% in the noon hour Wednesday after the company said earlier in the morning that it had ...
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Why Chesapeake’s Exit of Barnett Shale Matters So Much

Shares of Chesapeake Energy Corp. (NYSE: CHK) rose on Thursday after the top natural gas producer agreed to exit the Barnett Shale operating area located in North Texas. It is terminating future commitments ...
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Williams Cuts Dividend to Prop Up Pipeline Subsidiary

Williams Companies (NYSE: WMB) reported second-quarter 2016 results after markets closed Monday afternoon. The pipeline operator reported a diluted net loss of $0.54 per share on adjusted EBITDA of $1.07 ...
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What to Expect From Williams Q2 Earnings

After markets close Monday, the Williams Companies Inc. (NYSE: WMB) is scheduled to report second-quarter earnings. Analysts on average estimate earnings per share (EPS) of $0.22 and revenues of $1.79 ...
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Why Goldman Sachs Sees Much More Upside in Williams Than Energy Transfer

When the target company in a $38 billion acquisition deal gets left at the altar, chances are pretty good that the company's share price will improve a little. That happened ...
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7 Top Oil and Gas Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades Too Big to Ignore

The week of June 10 was a volatile week for stocks, but West Texas Intermediate crude closed up less than 1% higher than the prior Friday at $48.88. The price ...
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