Quarterly Snapshot: Quick and Current Ratios for Williams Cos Inc (WMB)

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The closing price of Williams Cos Inc (NYSE: WMB) was $39.64 for the day, up 0.15% from the previous closing price of $39.58. In other words, the price has increased by $0.15 from its previous closing price. On the day, 4.64 million shares were traded. WMB stock price reached its highest trading level at $39.79 during the session, while it also had its lowest trading level at $39.34.


Our analysis of WMB’s different ratios will help us gain a deeper understanding of the company. It provided that stocks Price–to–Cash (P/C) ratio for the trailing twelve months (TTM) is standing at 72.43 whereas its Price-to-Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) for the term is 15.59. For the most recent quarter (mrq), Quick Ratio is recorded 0.48 and its Current Ratio is at 0.52. In the meantime, Its Debt-to-Equity ratio is 2.16 whereas as Long-Term Debt/Eq ratio is at 1.94.

Citigroup Upgraded its Neutral to Buy on May 16, 2023, while the target price for the stock was maintained at $36.

Insider Transactions:

Also, insider trades can serve as a great indicator of what management thinks about the future direction of a stock’s price. A recent insider transaction in this stock occurred on May 09 ’24 when PICKLE DEBBIE L. sold 38,200 shares for $39.61 per share. The transaction valued at 1,513,102 led to the insider holds 60,410 shares of the business.

Larsen Larry C sold 5,000 shares of WMB for $183,250 on Mar 06 ’24. The Senior Vice President now owns 81,016 shares after completing the transaction at $36.65 per share. On Jul 07 ’23, another insider, Hallam Scott A., who serves as the SVP Transmission & Gulf of Mex of the company, sold 7,193 shares for $33.00 each. As a result, the insider received 237,369 and left with 226,973 shares of the company.

Valuation Measures:

Investors should consider key stock statistics when deciding whether to invest or divest. In the wake of the recent closing price, WMB now has a Market Capitalization of 48311246848 and an Enterprise Value of 77047406592. As of this moment, Williams’s Price-to-Earnings (P/E) ratio for their current fiscal year is 16.81, and their Forward P/E ratio for the next fiscal year is 19.41. The expected Price-to-Earnings-to-Growth (PEG) calculation for the next 5 years is 8.40. For the stock, the TTM Price-to-Sale (P/S) ratio is 4.76 while its Price-to-Book (P/B) ratio in mrq is 3.89. Its current Enterprise Value per Revenue stands at 7.586 whereas that against EBITDA is 12.882.

Stock Price History:

The Beta on a monthly basis for WMB is 1.07, which has changed by 0.3621993 over the last 52 weeks, in comparison to a change of 0.26265144 over the same period for the S&P500. Over the past 52 weeks, WMB has reached a high of $39.99, while it has fallen to a 52-week low of $28.27. The 50-Day Moving Average of the stock is 4.02%, while the 200-Day Moving Average is calculated to be 11.37%.

Shares Statistics:

WMB traded an average of 7.20M shares per day over the past three months and 6408530 shares per day over the past ten days. A total of 1.22B shares are outstanding, with a floating share count of 1.21B. Insiders hold about 0.39% of the company’s shares, while institutions hold 87.15% stake in the company. Shares short for WMB as of 1714435200 were 21325279 with a Short Ratio of 2.96, compared to 1711584000 on 22698861. Therefore, it implies a Short% of Shares Outstanding of 21325279 and a Short% of Float of 1.96.

Dividends & Splits

With its trailing 12-month dividend rate of 1.818, WMB has a forward annual dividend rate of 1.82. Against a Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of 0.045932285The stock’s 5-year Average Dividend Yield is 6.13. The current Payout Ratio is 68.91% for WMB, which recently paid a dividend on 2024-03-07 with an ex-dividend date of 1717718400. Stock splits for the company last occurred on 2012-01-03 when the company split stock in a 10000:8152 ratio.

Earnings Estimates

The market rating of Williams Cos Inc (WMB) is currently shaped by the ongoing analysis conducted by 10.0 analysts closely monitoring its performance.On average, analysts expect EPS of $0.39 for the current quarter, with a high estimate of $0.45 and a low estimate of $0.35, while EPS last year was $0.38. The consensus estimate for the next quarter is $0.41, with high estimates of $0.46 and low estimates of $0.35.

Analysts are recommending an EPS of between $1.97 and $1.71 for the fiscal current year, implying an average EPS of $1.8. EPS for the following year is $2.04, with 15.0 analysts recommending between $2.2 and $1.87.

Revenue Estimates

It is expected that $90B in revenue will be generated in the current quarter, according to 6 analysts. It ranges from a high estimate of $2.75B to a low estimate of $2.11B. As of the current estimate, Williams Cos Inc’s year-ago sales were $2.48BFor the next quarter, 6 analysts are estimating revenue of $2.52B. There is a high estimate of $2.78B for the next quarter, whereas the lowest estimate is $2.13B.

A total of 10 analysts have provided revenue estimates for WMB’s current fiscal year. The highest revenue estimate was $12.1B, while the lowest revenue estimate was $7.44B, resulting in an average revenue estimate of $10.27B. In the same quarter a year ago, actual revenue was $9.95BBased on 10 analysts’ estimates, the company’s revenue will be $11.17B in the next fiscal year. The high estimate is $13.15B and the low estimate is $8.55B.

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