Western Midstream Partners, LP [NYSE: WES] gained by 1.64% on the last trading session, reaching $16.13 price per share at the time. Western Midstream Partners, LP represents 466.32M in outstanding shares, while the company has a total market value of $7.40B with the latest information.

The Western Midstream Partners, LP traded at the price of $16.13 with 878437 shares were bought and sold during the latest trading session. Over the period of the last 3 months, the average trading volume of WES shares recorded 1.69M.

Western Midstream Partners, LP [NYSE:WES]: Analyst Rating and Earnings

Its stock price has been found in the range of 15.46 to 35.75. This is compared to its latest closing price of $15.87.

Stay on the lookout for the next quarterly financial report – the company is expected to release the following results on Thu 27 Feb (In 13 Days).

Fundamental Analysis of Western Midstream Partners, LP [WES]

Now let’s turn to look at profitability: with a current Operating Margin for Western Midstream Partners, LP [WES] sitting at +35.39 and its Gross Margin at +40.73, this company’s Net Margin is now 18.30%. These measurements indicate that Western Midstream Partners, LP [WES] is generating considerably more profit, after expenses are accounted for, compared to its market peers.

This company’s Return on Total Capital is 8.98, and its Return on Invested Capital has reached 8.20%. Its Return on Equity is 36.70, and its Return on Assets is 4.28. These metrics show a mixed bag, which means that this investment’s attractiveness can be quickly increased or decreased in the short term, depending on future updates WES financial performance.

Turning to investigate this organization’s capital structure, Western Midstream Partners, LP [WES] has generated a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio of 505.88. Similarly, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 83.49, while its Total Debt to Total Assets stands at 52.12. Looking toward the future, this publicly-traded company’s Long-Term Debt to Equity is 3.37, and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 502.94.

What about valuation? This company’s Enterprise Value to EBITDA is 11.70 and its Total Debt to EBITDA Value is 4.61. The Enterprise Value to Sales for this firm is now 4.73, and its Total Debt to Enterprise Value stands at 0.36. Western Midstream Partners, LP [WES] has a Price to Book Ratio of 6.38, a Price to Cash Flow Ratio of 5.82 and P/E Ratio of 11.80. These metrics all suggest that Western Midstream Partners, LP is more likely to generate a positive ROI.

Shifting the focus to workforce efficiency, Western Midstream Partners, LP [WES] earns $3,319,188 for each employee under its payroll. Similarly, this company’s Receivables Turnover is 10.17 and its Total Asset Turnover is 0.23. This publicly-traded organization’s liquidity data is also interesting: its Quick Ratio is 0.61 and its Current Ratio is 0.63. This company is not investing its short-term assets in an optimally efficient way, making it a riskier investment.

Western Midstream Partners, LP [WES] has 466.32M shares outstanding, amounting to a total market cap of $7.40B. Its stock price has been found in the range of 15.46 to 35.75. At its current price, it has moved down by -54.88% from its 52-week high, and it has moved up 4.33% from its 52-week low.

This stock’s Beta value is currently 1.35, which indicates that it is 3.35% more volatile that the wider market. This stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is at 34.63. This RSI score is good, suggesting this stock is neither overbought or oversold.

Conclusion: Is Western Midstream Partners, LP [WES] a Reliable Buy?

Shares of Western Midstream Partners, LP [WES], on the whole, present investors with both positive and negative signals. Wall Street analysts have mixed reviews when it comes to the 12-month price outlook, and this company’s financials show a combination of strengths and weaknesses. Based on the price performance, this investment is somewhat risky while presenting reasonable potential for ROI.