On a relative basis, the stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by 1.24% in the past 4 weeks, but has underperformed the S&P 500 in the past 1 week. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -0.81% and the stock has fallen -3.81% in the past 1 week.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 2.51% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 0.37%.The 200 Day SMA reached 36.19% Williams Partners L.P. is up 15.06% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 44.95%.
Williams Partners LP (WPZ) : 7 investment research analysts covering Williams Partners LP (WPZ) have an average price target of $38.71 for the near short term. The highest target price given by the Brokerage Firm to the stock is $40 and the lowest target is $36 for the short term. Analysts expect the variance to be within $1.6 of the average price.
For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy. Williams Partners LP (NYSE:WPZ): The stock opened at $35.73 and touched an intraday high of $36.7 on Friday. During the day, the stock corrected to an intraday low of $35.601, however, the bulls stepped in and pushed the price higher to close in the green at $36.6 with a gain of 1.33% for the day. The total traded volume for the day was 1,477,477. The stock had closed at $36.6 in the previous trading session.
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.