Williams Partners LP (WPZ) was Upgraded by Raymond James to ” Outperform”. Earlier the firm had a rating of “Mkt Perform ” on the company shares. Raymond James advised their investors in a research report released on May 6, 2016.
Williams Partners LP opened for trading at $27.2 and hit $28.09 on the upside on Wednesday, eventually ending the session at $28.06, with a gain of 1.52% or 0.42 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 20,03,297 shares. Company has a market cap of $16,946 M.
In a different news, on Dec 9, 2015, Alan S Armstrong (CEO) purchased 15,000 shares at $21.05 per share price.
Williams Partners L.P. formerly Access Midstream Partners L.P. owns operates develops and acquires natural gas natural gas liquids (NGLs) and oil gathering systems and other midstream energy assets. The Companys business segments include Access Midstream Northeast G&P Atlantic-Gulf West and NGL & Petchem Services. The Access Midstream segment provides gathering treating and compression services to producers. The Northeast G&P segment includes natural gas gathering and processing and NGL fractionation businesses. Atlantic-Gulf segment includes its interstate natural gas pipeline Transcontinental Gas Pipeline Company LLC (Transco) and natural gas gathering and processing and crude oil production handling and transportation. The NGL & Petchem Services segment includes its 88.5% interest in an olefins production facility in Geismar Louisiana along with an RGP Splitter and various petrochemical and feedstock pipelines.