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How to buy Energy Transfer Equity stock

Learn how to easily invest in Energy Transfer Equity stock.

Energy Transfer Equity is an oil & gas midstream business based in the US. Energy Transfer Equity shares (ET) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Energy Transfer Equity employs 12,558 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $88 billion.

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Energy Transfer Equity stock price (NYSE: ET)

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Energy Transfer Equity shares at a glance

Information last updated 2023-01-26.
Latest market close$13.15
52-week range$8.66 - $13.67
50-day moving average $12.14
200-day moving average $11.52
Wall St. target price$16.47
PE ratio 9.8134
Dividend yield $0.87 (8.06%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $1.34

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Energy Transfer Equity price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $13.15 from 2023-01-25

1 week (2023-01-20) 3.06%
1 month (2022-12-27) 10.50%
3 months (2022-10-27) 5.71%
6 months (2022-07-27) 20.09%
1 year (2022-01-27) 36.98%
2 years (2021-01-27) 103.25%
3 years (2020-01-27) 4.28%
5 years (2018-01-26) 18.95

Is Energy Transfer Equity stock undervalued or overvalued?

Valuing Energy Transfer Equity stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Energy Transfer Equity's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Energy Transfer Equity's P/E ratio

Energy Transfer Equity's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 10x. In other words, Energy Transfer Equity shares trade at around 10x recent earnings.

That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.

Energy Transfer Equity's PEG ratio

Energy Transfer Equity's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 0.1482. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Energy Transfer Equity's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Energy Transfer Equity's EBITDA

Energy Transfer Equity's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $12.1 billion.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Energy Transfer Equity's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Energy Transfer Equity financials

Revenue TTM $88 billion
Operating margin TTM 9.11%
Gross profit TTM $13.6 billion
Return on assets TTM 4.95%
Return on equity TTM 14.67%
Profit margin 5.13%
Book value $8.66
Market capitalisation $40.6 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Energy Transfer Equity's environmental, social and governance track record

Environmental, social and governance (known as ESG) criteria are a set of three factors used to measure the sustainability and social impact of companies like Energy Transfer Equity.

When it comes to ESG scores, lower is better, and lower scores are generally associated with lower risk for would-be investors.

Energy Transfer Equity's total ESG risk score

Total ESG risk: 48.6

Socially conscious investors use ESG scores to screen how an investment aligns with their worldview, and Energy Transfer Equity's overall score of 48.6 (as at 12/31/2018) is pretty weak – landing it in it in the 95th percentile of companies rated in the same sector.

ESG scores are increasingly used to estimate the level of risk a company like Energy Transfer Equity is exposed to within the areas of "environmental" (carbon footprint, resource use etc.), "social" (health and safety, human rights etc.), and "governance" (anti-corruption, tax transparency etc.).

Energy Transfer Equity's environmental score

Environmental score: 1/100

Energy Transfer Equity's environmental score of 1 puts it squarely in the 1st percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Energy Transfer Equity is a leader in its sector terms of its environmental impact, and exposed to a lower level of risk.

Energy Transfer Equity's social score

Social score: 1/100

Energy Transfer Equity's social score of 1 puts it squarely in the 1st percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Energy Transfer Equity is a leader in its sector when it comes to taking good care of its workforce and the communities it impacts.

Energy Transfer Equity's governance score

Governance score: 1/100

Energy Transfer Equity's governance score puts it squarely in the 1st percentile of companies rated in the same sector. That could suggest that Energy Transfer Equity is a leader in its sector when it comes to responsible management and strategy, and exposed to a lower level of risk.

Energy Transfer Equity's controversy score

Controversy score: 5/5

ESG scores also evaluate any incidences of controversy that a company has been involved in. Energy Transfer Equity scored a 5 out of 5 for controversy – the lowest score possible, reflecting that Energy Transfer Equity's public profile has been damaged by multiple incidents.

Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) summary

Energy Transfer Equity LP was last rated for ESG on: 2019-01-01.

Total ESG score 48.6
Total ESG percentile 95.28
Environmental score 1
Environmental score percentile 1
Social score 1
Social score percentile 1
Governance score 1
Governance score percentile 1
Level of controversy 5

Energy Transfer Equity share dividends


Dividend payout ratio: 74.63% of net profits

Recently Energy Transfer Equity has paid out, on average, around 74.63% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 8.06% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Energy Transfer Equity shareholders could enjoy a 8.06% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Energy Transfer Equity's case, that would currently equate to about $0.87 per share.

Energy Transfer Equity's payout ratio would broadly be considered high, and as such this stock could appeal to those looking to generate an income. Bear in mind however that companies should normally also look to re-invest a decent amount of net profits to ensure future growth.

Energy Transfer Equity's most recent dividend payout was on 20 November 2022. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 2 November 2022 (the "ex-dividend date").

Have Energy Transfer Equity's shares ever split?

Energy Transfer Equity's shares were split on a 2:1 basis on 26 July 2015. So if you had owned 1 share the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 2 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Energy Transfer Equity shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 50% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Energy Transfer Equity shares which in turn could have impacted Energy Transfer Equity's share price.

Energy Transfer Equity share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Energy Transfer Equity's shares have ranged in value from as little as $8.6587 up to $13.67. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

ET.US volatility(beta: 1.75)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Energy Transfer Equity's is 1.7457. This would suggest that Energy Transfer Equity's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Energy Transfer Equity overview

Energy Transfer LP provides energy-related services. The company owns and operates approximately 11,600 miles of natural gas transportation pipeline, and three natural gas storage facilities in Texas and two natural gas storage facilities located in the state of Texas and Oklahoma; and 19,830 miles of interstate natural gas pipeline. It also sells natural gas to electric utilities, independent power plants, local distribution and other marketing companies, and industrial end-users. The company owns and operates natural gas gathering and natural gas liquid (NGL) pipeline, processing plant, and treating and conditioning facilities in Texas, New Mexico, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Kansas, and Louisiana; natural gas gathering, oil pipeline, and oil stabilization facilities in South Texas; and a natural gas gathering system in Ohio, as well as transport and supplies water to natural gas producer in Pennsylvania. It owns approximately 5,215 miles of NGL pipeline; NGL and propane fractionation facilities; NGL storage facilities with working storage capacity of approximately 50 million barrels (MMBbls); and other NGL storage assets and terminal with an aggregate storage capacity of approximately 17 MMBbls. The company provides crude oil transportation, terminalling, acquisition, and marketing activities; and sells and distributes gasoline, middle distillate, and motor fuels and other petroleum product. It offers natural gas compression service; carbon dioxide and hydrogen sulfide removal, natural gas cooling, dehydration, and British thermal unit management service; and manages coal and natural resources properties, as well as sells standing timber, leases coal-related infrastructure facilities, collects oil and gas royalty, and generate electrical power.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Energy Transfer Equity is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 19.795% of Energy Transfer Equity shares are held by insiders and 43.288% by institutions.
How many people work for Energy Transfer Equity?
Latest data suggests 12,558 work at Energy Transfer Equity.
When does the fiscal year end for Energy Transfer Equity?
Energy Transfer Equity's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is Energy Transfer Equity based?
Energy Transfer Equity's address is: 8111 Westchester Drive, Dallas, TX, United States, 75225
What is Energy Transfer Equity's ISIN number?
Energy Transfer Equity's international securities identification number is: US29273V1008
What is Energy Transfer Equity's CUSIP number?
Energy Transfer Equity's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 29273V100

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