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How to buy Plains GP Holdings L-P stock

Learn how to easily invest in Plains GP Holdings L-P stock.

Plains GP Holdings L.P is an oil & gas midstream business based in the US. Plains GP Holdings L-P shares (PAGP) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars.

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Plains GP Holdings L-P stock price (NASDAQ: PAGP)

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Plains GP Holdings L-P shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-17.
Latest market close$11.68
52-week range$7.84 - $12.54
50-day moving average $10.55
200-day moving average $10.66
Wall St. target price$13.57
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield $0.72 (6.27%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-1.20

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Plains GP Holdings L-P price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $11.68 from 2022-01-19

1 week (2022-01-13) 1.74%
1 month (2021-12-20) 23.21%
3 months (2021-10-20) -3.39%
6 months (2021-07-20) 14.06%
1 year (2021-01-20) 15.30%
2 years (2020-01-17) -39.39%
3 years (2019-01-18) 24
5 years (2017-01-20) 33

Is Plains GP Holdings L-P stock undervalued or overvalued?

Valuing Plains GP Holdings L-P stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Plains GP Holdings L-P's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Plains GP Holdings L-P's PEG ratio

Plains GP Holdings L-P's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 0.4161. 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 Plains GP Holdings L-P's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Plains GP Holdings L-P's EBITDA

Plains GP Holdings L-P's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $1.6 billion.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Plains GP Holdings L-P's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Plains GP Holdings L-P financials

Revenue TTM $35.1 billion
Operating margin TTM 2.49%
Gross profit TTM $1.8 billion
Return on assets TTM 2.13%
Return on equity TTM 0.97%
Profit margin -0.13%
Book value $6.96
Market capitalisation $2.3 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Plains GP Holdings L-P share dividends

87%

Dividend payout ratio: 87.29% of net profits

Recently Plains GP Holdings L-P has paid out, on average, around 87.29% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 6.27% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Plains GP Holdings L-P shareholders could enjoy a 6.27% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Plains GP Holdings L-P's case, that would currently equate to about $0.72 per share.

Plains GP Holdings L-P'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.

Plains GP Holdings L-P's most recent dividend payout was on 13 February 2022. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 27 January 2022 (the "ex-dividend date").

Have Plains GP Holdings L-P's shares ever split?

Plains GP Holdings L-P's shares were split on a 375:1000 basis on 15 November 2016. So if you had owned 1000 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 375 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Plains GP Holdings L-P shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 166.7% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Plains GP Holdings L-P shares which in turn could have impacted Plains GP Holdings L-P's share price.

Plains GP Holdings L-P share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Plains GP Holdings L-P's shares have ranged in value from as little as $7.8352 up to $12.5365. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

PAGP.US volatility(beta: 2.03)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Plains GP Holdings L-P's is 2.0253. This would suggest that Plains GP Holdings L-P's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

Plains GP Holdings L-P overview

Plains GP Holdings, L. P. owns and operates midstream energy infrastructure in the United States and Canada. It operates through three segments: Transportation, Facilities, and Supply and Logistics. The Transportation segment engages in the transportation of crude oil and natural gas liquids (NGLs) on pipelines, gathering systems, and trucks. As of December 31, 2020, this segment owned and leased assets comprising 18,370 miles of crude oil and NGL pipelines and gathering systems; 35 million barrels of above-ground tank capacity; and 815 trailers. The Facilities segment engages in the provision of storage, terminalling, and throughput services primarily for crude oil, NGLs, and natural gas; NGL fractionation and isomerization services; and natural gas and condensate processing services.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Plains GP Holdings L-P is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 2.575% of Plains GP Holdings L-P shares are held by insiders and 85.607% by institutions.
When does the fiscal year end for Plains GP Holdings L-P?
Plains GP Holdings L-P's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is Plains GP Holdings L-P based?
Plains GP Holdings L-P's address is: 333 Clay Street, Houston, TX, United States, 77002
What is Plains GP Holdings L-P's ISIN number?
Plains GP Holdings L-P's international securities identification number is: US72651A1088
What is Plains GP Holdings L-P's CUSIP number?
Plains GP Holdings L-P's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 72651A108

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