Equity Analysts at Stifel Nicolaus Didn’t Change their “Buy” rating for Williams Partners (WPZ). The Target Price per Share is Set to $48.0; White Elm Capital Decreased By $7.52 Million Its Amazon Com (AMZN) Stake

White Elm Capital Llc decreased Amazon Com Inc (AMZN) stake by 24.87% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. White Elm Capital Llc sold 7,820 shares as Amazon Com Inc (AMZN)’s stock rose 13.58%. The White Elm Capital Llc holds 23,618 shares with $22.71 million value, down from 31,438 last quarter. Amazon Com Inc now has $701.32 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.89% or $13.07 during the last trading session, reaching $1448.69. About 4.47 million shares traded. Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has risen 37.41% since February 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 20.71% the S&P500.

Among 18 analysts covering Williams Partners LP (NYSE:WPZ), 15 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 83% are positive. Williams Partners LP has $54 highest and $24 lowest target. $40.83’s average target is 4.96% above currents $38.9 stock price. Williams Partners LP had 58 analyst reports since September 11, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Jefferies maintained the shares of WPZ in report on Wednesday, June 8 with “Buy” rating. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Wednesday, May 11 by Bernstein. The stock of Williams Partners L.P. (NYSE:WPZ) has “Outperform” rating given on Monday, January 23 by BMO Capital Markets. The stock of Williams Partners L.P. (NYSE:WPZ) earned “Buy” rating by Ladenburg Thalmann on Tuesday, November 3. Citigroup maintained the stock with “Neutral” rating in Friday, August 12 report. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Sector Perform” on Thursday, June 30. The rating was downgraded by Wells Fargo on Friday, January 15 to “Market Perform”. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Hold” rating and $47.0 target in Tuesday, January 16 report. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the shares of WPZ in report on Thursday, July 20 with “Buy” rating. Credit Suisse initiated Williams Partners L.P. (NYSE:WPZ) on Thursday, January 26 with “Neutral” rating.

Williams Partners L.P. operates as an energy infrastructure company. The company has market cap of $37.88 billion. It operates through Central, Northeast G&P, Atlantic-Gulf, West, and NGL & Petchem Services divisions. It has a 26.09 P/E ratio. The Central segment provides gathering, treating, and compression services to producers in the Barnett shale region of north-central Texas, the Eagle Ford shale region of south Texas, the Haynesville shale region of northwest Louisiana, and the Mid-Continent region.

Analysts await Williams Partners L.P. (NYSE:WPZ) to report earnings on February, 21. They expect $0.41 EPS, up 70.83% or $0.17 from last year’s $0.24 per share. WPZ’s profit will be $399.27M for 23.72 P/E if the $0.41 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.27 actual EPS reported by Williams Partners L.P. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 51.85% EPS growth.

The stock decreased 2.70% or $1.08 during the last trading session, reaching $38.9. About 1.25M shares traded. Williams Partners L.P. (NYSE:WPZ) has risen 28.83% since February 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 12.13% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.26 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.10, from 1.36 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 73 investors sold AMZN shares while 549 reduced holdings. 127 funds opened positions while 657 raised stakes. 279.77 million shares or 1.91% less from 285.20 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. The Missouri-based Stifel Fincl has invested 0.56% in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Invesco owns 5.01 million shares for 1.78% of their portfolio. Tdam Usa Inc invested in 1,159 shares. The New York-based Tompkins Fin Corporation has invested 0.38% in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Vaughan David Inc Il holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) for 224 shares. State Street Corp holds 1.31% or 15.74M shares. Doheny Asset Mgmt Ca has invested 0.17% in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). 5,623 are owned by Colonial Advsrs. Great Lakes Ltd invested in 15,173 shares or 0.34% of the stock. Light Street Cap Mgmt Limited Co owns 55,000 shares for 4.32% of their portfolio. Intact Investment Management Inc, a Ontario – Canada-based fund reported 1,400 shares. New York-based Eagle Capital Limited Liability Company has invested 4.96% in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Neuberger Berman Limited Liability Corp holds 0.32% of its portfolio in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) for 266,523 shares. Associated Banc holds 1.19% of its portfolio in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) for 22,362 shares. Tyrus Sam owns 1.88% invested in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) for 25,000 shares.

Since August 15, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 sale for $3.25 million activity. The insider WILKE JEFFREY A sold $3.25 million. Zapolsky David sold $2.30M worth of stock. 2,334 shares were sold by Olsavsky Brian T, worth $2.31M. The insider Blackburn Jeffrey M sold 2,077 shares worth $2.05M. $536,666 worth of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) was sold by Reynolds Shelley on Tuesday, August 15. 1,985 shares were sold by Jassy Andrew R, worth $1.96M.