Several brokerages have updated their recommendations and price targets on shares of Williams Cos. (NYSE: WMB) in the last few weeks:
Shares of Williams Cos. (NYSE:WMB) traded down 1.75% during trading on Wednesday, hitting $29.77. 4,366,247 shares of the stock were exchanged. The firm’s market capitalization is $22.35 billion. Williams Cos. has a 52 week low of $10.22 and a 52 week high of $42.61. The firm has a 50 day moving average price of $29.75 and a 200 day moving average price of $23.45.
Williams Cos. (NYSE:WMB) last posted its earnings results on Monday, August 1st. The company reported $0.19 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.22 by $0.03. Williams Cos. had a positive return on equity of 2.14% and a negative net margin of 16.82%. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.15 EPS. Analysts forecast that Williams Cos. will post $0.64 EPS for the current fiscal year.
The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Monday, September 26th. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 9th were paid a dividend of $0.20 per share. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.64%. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, September 7th. Williams Cos.’s dividend payout ratio is presently -49.38%.