EQT GP Holdings LP (EQGP) was Upgraded by Morgan Stanley to ” Overweight”. Earlier the firm had a rating of “Equal-Weight ” on the company shares. Morgan Stanley advised their Clients and Investors in a research report released on Feb 14, 2017.
On the company’s financial health, EQT GP Holdings LP reported $0.22 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.01 according to the earnings call on Feb 2, 2017. Analyst had a consensus of $0.21. The company had revenue of $195.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $192.87 million. The company’s revenue was up 14.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.17 EPS.
Several company insiders have filed Insider transactions , on May 15, 2015, Stephen A Thorington (director) purchased 31,482 shares at $27.00 per share price. According to the SEC, on May 15, 2015, Theresa Z Bone (VP Finance and CAO) purchased 19,986 shares at $27.00 per share price. On May 15, 2015, Philip P Conti (CFO) purchased 28,503 shares at $27.00 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
EQT GP Holdings LP opened for trading at $27.67 and hit $28.04 on the upside on Friday, eventually ending the session at $27.88, with a gain of 0.87% or 0.24 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 51,922 shares. Company has a market cap of $7,421 M.
EQT GP Holdings LP is a limited partnership formed to own partnership interests in EQT Midstream Partners LP (EQM) a growth-oriented limited partnership formed by EQT Corporation (EQT) to own operate acquire and develop midstream assets in the Appalachian Basin. EQT Midstream Partners LP provides midstream services to EQT Corporation and third-party companies through its strategically located transmission storage and gathering systems that service the Marcellus and Utica regions. EQT Midstream Partners LP owns 700 miles and operates over 200 miles of federal energy regulatory commission (FERC)-regulated interstate pipelines and also owns over 1500 miles of high- and low-pressure gathering lines. The Company’s projects include Equitrans Expansion Mountain Valley Pipeline and Ohio Valley Connector.