Hard Facts About Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. (NYSE:ETP)


Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. (NYSE:ETP) closed its last session at $19.78. The stock traded within a range of $19.20 and $19.80. The company operates in the Energy sector with a market capitalization of 22.95 Million. Trading volume for Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. was 8.98 Million in its previous trading session. Currently, Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. (NYSE:ETP) has an average volume of 8.4 Million.

Company Profile

Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. is a master limited partnership. It owns and operates portfolio of complementary natural gas midstream, intrastate and interstate transportation and storage assets; crude oil, natural gas liquids and refined product transportation and terminalling assets; NGL fractionation and various acquisition and marketing assets. Energy Transfer Partners L.P., formerly known as Sunoco Logistics Partners L.P., is based in Dallas, United States.

Analyst Views

Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. (NYSE:ETP) received a Buy rating from 3 analysts. 1 analysts gave its stock an Outperform rating. 0 analysts say it’s a Hold while 0 analysts provided their expert opinion as Sell.

Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. (NYSE:ETP) touched its 1-Year High price of $26.73 on 02/07/17 and its 1-Year Low price of $15.25 on 11/29/17.

EPS & Financials

Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. (NYSE:ETP) reported its EPS in the last quarter as $0.33/Share beating the analyst estimate of $0.22/Share by a difference of $0.11. This showed a surprise of 50% in the last quarter earnings.

For the current quarter, 16 analysts are projecting a mean EPS of $0.25/share. According to their observations and findings, the stock could provide a high EPS of $0.49/share and a low EPS of $0.11/share.

Analysts believe that the company has the potential to earn average revenue of $7.99 Billion for the current quarter. According to their predictions high & low revenue estimates are 9.09 Billion and 7.08 Billion respectively.

Technical Analysis

By taking a look at the stock’s current statistics it can gauged that the stock candle is BULLISH with MEDIUM volatility. Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. (NYSE:ETP) has a 20-Day average volume of 8.86 Million. According to today’s trading volume Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. is ABOVE its 20-Day Avg. volume with the stock showing ABOVE Abnormal volume in the past 150 days.

Moving average convergence divergence (MACD) shows that the stock is on a PRICE RELATIVITY trend. The trend for the past 10-days shows that the company was in BULLISH territory while an analysis of the last 40-Day trend shows a BULLISH signal. The 100-Day trend also shows a BEARISH trend as well.

The company currently has an insider ownership of 0.3 Percent and Institutional ownership of 62.4 Percent. The return on assets stands at 0.7%, Return on Equity currently is 2.2% and the Return on Investment value is 1.5%.

Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. (NYSE:ETP) gross margin percentage stands at 25.5% while its operating margin for the past trailing twelve month is 10.3 percent and its overall profit margin (ttm) is 1.9 Percent. The stock is currently moving above its 20-Day Simple Moving Average of 9.51% with a 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 14.71 percent. As of today, the company has a SMA200 (200-day simple moving average) of 0.29 Percent. The Stock has YTD (year to date) performance of 10.38 percent.

The TTM operating margin for the company stands at 10.3%. The return on invested capital is at 1.5%, which is good, compared to its peers. The Free Cash Flow or FCF margin is 0.

The company’s stock is currently moving with a +ve distance from the 200 day SMA of approximately 0.29%, and has a solid year to date (YTD) performance of 10.38% which means that the stock is constantly adding to its value from the previous fiscal year end price.