Williams Companies Inc (WMB) : Senator Investment Group Lp scooped up 1,300,000 additional shares in Williams Companies Inc during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Nov 14, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 6,050,000 shares of Williams Companies Inc which is valued at $182,347,000.Williams Companies Inc makes up approximately 2.56% of Senator Investment Group Lp’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Pacad Investment Ltd. sold out all of its stake in WMB during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 119,366 shares of WMB which is valued $3,597,691.Crawford Investment Counsel Inc boosted its stake in WMB in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 50,417 additional shares and now holds a total of 69,738 shares of Williams Companies Inc which is valued at $2,136,772. Williams Companies Inc makes up approx 0.08% of Crawford Investment Counsel Inc’s portfolio.Atlantic Trust Group reduced its stake in WMB by selling 563,261 shares or 17.98% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 2,569,641 shares of WMB which is valued at $78,939,372. Williams Companies Inc makes up approx 0.56% of Atlantic Trust Group’s portfolio.Mengis Capital Management reduced its stake in WMB by selling 400 shares or 1.6% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 24,615 shares of WMB which is valued at $703,251. Williams Companies Inc makes up approx 0.60% of Mengis Capital Management’s portfolio.
Williams Companies Inc closed down -0.03 points or -0.10% at $30.15 with 69,55,952 shares getting traded on Monday. Post opening the session at $30.21, the shares hit an intraday low of $30.08 and an intraday high of $30.5 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Monday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, Williams Companies Inc reported $0.20 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.03 according to the earnings call on Oct 31, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.17.Analysts expectations of $ 1820.95.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.22 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Williams Companies Inc. RBC Capital Mkts Initiated Williams Companies Inc on Sep 26, 2016 to “Outperform”, Price Target of the shares are set at $39.
The Williams Companies Inc. is an energy infrastructure company focused on connecting North Americas hydrocarbon resource plays to markets for natural gas natural gas liquids (NGLs) and olefins. The Company operates through three segments: Williams Partners comprised of its consolidated partnership Pre-merger WPZ (Williams Partners L.P.) which includes gas pipeline and midstream businesses; Access Midstream comprised of its consolidated master limited partnership ACMP (Access Midstream Partners L.P.) which includes certain domestic midstream businesses that provide gathering treating and compression services to producers under long-term fee-based contracts and Williams NGL and Petchem Services comprised of certain other domestic olefins pipeline assets and certain Canadian growth projects under development including a propane dehydrogenation facility and a liquids extraction plant.