(NYSE:WMB) has a mean revenue estimate for the ongoing quarter ending Dec 16 of $1.84B, according to 5 analysts. (NYSE:WMB) is performing 4.11%. They set an "outperform" rating and a $39.00 target price for the company. The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $-0.09. (The) from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a report on Tuesday, September 13th. (NYSE:WMB) said late Monday it would increase its dividend by 50% to 30 cents a share, payable March 2017, adding it would target a 10%-15% annual growth "over the next several years". Finally, Argus reiterated a "buy" rating and set a $36.00 target price (up from $31.00) on shares of Williams Companies, Inc. (The) in a research note on Monday, December 5th. Citigroup Inc. reiterated a neutral rating and issued a $32.00 price objective (up from $30.00) on shares of Williams Companies, Inc. (The) stock in a transaction on Wednesday, November 2nd.
On Sep 16 Williams Companies, Inc. (The) in a report on Sunday, October 16th. The stock now has an average rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $38.23. The company's price sits 7.67% above from its 50-day moving average of $36.56 and 17.36% far from the stock's 200-day moving average which is $36.41.
Today there are 595,916,000 shares in issue of Williams Partners LP which are now trading at 38.66 which brings the business's market capitalisation to 23.04B United States dollars. The High Revenue estimate is predicted as 2.15 Billion, while the Low Revenue Estimate prediction stands at 1.4 Billion. Equities analysts forecast that Williams Companies, Inc. will post $0.02 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. The company reported the earnings of $0.08/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $0.17/share. The insider owns 496,852 shares as of less than 0.1%, now worth $16107941.84. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.22 earnings per share. If you are viewing this piece of content on another domain, it was stolen and reposted in violation of global trademark and copyright legislation. If you are accessing this story on another website, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of USA & global copyright & trademark laws. The legal version of this piece of content can be read at http://www.mareainformativa.com/williams-companies-inc-thes-wmb-buy-rating-reaffirmed-at-rbc-capital-markets/83219/.
The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, December 27th. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.51%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, December 7th.
Raymond James believes William Partners is giving away cash payout for a much better outlook while Williams Companies is giving up leverage to attain long term stability. The stock had a trading capacity of 5.86M shares. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $28.23 per share, for a total transaction of $141,150.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now directly owns 5,000 shares in the company, valued at approximately $141,150.
Williams Cos has with a 52 week low of $10.22 and a 52 week high of $32.69 and has a market capitalization of $0. The shares were sold at an average price of $29.40, for a total value of $1,176,000.00.
A number of institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.
Executives hold 0.45 percent of the stock. Chickasaw Capital Management LLC boosted its position in Williams Companies, Inc. Adage Capital Partners GP L.L.C. now owns 4,684,932 shares of the company's stock valued at $101,335,000 after buying an additional 3,658,600 shares during the last quarter. Huntington National Bank increased its position in shares of Williams Companies, Inc. (The) by 3.0% in the third quarter. FMR LLC now owns 38,029,664 shares of the company's stock valued at $1,317,348,000 after buying an additional 4,269,662 shares during the last quarter. Whittier Trust Co. increased its position in shares of Williams Companies, Inc. (The) by 41.7% in the second quarter. The fund owned 326,610 shares of the company's stock after buying an additional 134,271 shares during the period. Scopia Capital Management LP bought a new position in Williams Companies, Inc. (The) during the third quarter valued at approximately $122,920,000. 5,986,878 shares of the company traded hands. Williams Partners would be financing the increased stake by issuing 65 million common shares on top of a 9.75 million common shares underwriters option.
The aforementioned measures would also halt Williams Companies from accessing public equity markets for the next few years.
The Williams Companies, Inc is an energy infrastructure company focused on connecting North America's hydrocarbon resource plays to markets for natural gas, natural gas liquids and olefins.