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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 5/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.05
WGP's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. WGP: 0.05 )
WGP' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.04   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.05

Equity to Asset 0.19
WGP's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. WGP: 0.19 )
WGP' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.04   Max: 0.3
Current: 0.19

0.04
0.3
Interest Coverage 6.14
WGP's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. WGP: 6.14 )
WGP' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 4.62   Max: 56.99
Current: 6.14

4.62
56.99
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 2.40
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 5/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 30.18
WGP's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. WGP: 30.18 )
WGP' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 21.35   Max: 30.18
Current: 30.18

21.35
30.18
Net-margin (%) 15.21
WGP's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. WGP: 15.21 )
WGP' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 6.75   Max: 22
Current: 15.21

6.75
22
ROE (%) 17.70
WGP's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. WGP: 17.70 )
WGP' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 5.52   Max: 17.7
Current: 17.7

5.52
17.7
ROA (%) 3.74
WGP's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. WGP: 3.74 )
WGP' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 1.64   Max: 7.13
Current: 3.74

1.64
7.13
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 9.40
WGP's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. WGP: 9.40 )
WGP' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 7.15   Max: 13.09
Current: 9.4

7.15
13.09
Revenue Growth (%) -21.10
WGP's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. WGP: -21.10 )
WGP' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 35.6
Current: -21.1

0
35.6
EBITDA Growth (%) -19.60
WGP's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. WGP: -19.60 )
WGP' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 39.9
Current: -19.6

0
39.9
EPS Growth (%) -17.20
WGP's EPS Growth (%) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. WGP: -17.20 )
WGP' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 23.8
Current: -17.2

0
23.8
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Financials


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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q2 2013

WGP Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Ron Baron 205,888 sh (-43.6%)
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Q3 2013

WGP Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Ron Baron 180,888 sh (-12.14%)
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Q4 2013

WGP Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Jim Simons 25,799 sh (New)
Ron Baron 180,888 sh (unchged)
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Q1 2014

WGP Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Jim Simons 43,425 sh (+68.32%)
Ron Baron 184,988 sh (+2.27%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with WGP

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Ron Baron 2013-06-30 Reduce -43.6%0.03%$32.49 - $41.85 $ 58.5559%205888
Ron Baron 2012-12-31 New Buy0.08%$27.46 - $28.95 $ 58.55108%412654
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Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 71.90
WGP's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. WGP: 71.90 )
WGP' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 53.63   Max: 3425
Current: 71.9

53.63
3425
P/B 13.90
WGP's P/B is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. WGP: 13.90 )
WGP' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 5.33   Max: 14.71
Current: 13.9

5.33
14.71
P/S 11.60
WGP's P/S is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. WGP: 11.60 )
WGP' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 1.92   Max: 12.26
Current: 11.6

1.92
12.26
EV-to-EBIT 45.90
WGP's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. WGP: 45.90 )
WGP' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 35.4   Max: 59.9
Current: 45.9

35.4
59.9
Current Ratio 1.17
WGP's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. WGP: 1.17 )
WGP' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.28   Max: 2.57
Current: 1.17

0.28
2.57
Quick Ratio 1.16
WGP's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. WGP: 1.16 )
WGP' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.28   Max: 2.56
Current: 1.16

0.28
2.56

Dividend & Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 1.50
WGP's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. WGP: 1.50 )
WGP' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.09   Max: 1.86
Current: 1.5

0.09
1.86
Dividend Payout 1.00
WGP's Dividend Payout is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. WGP: 1.00 )
WGP' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.3   Max: 1.12
Current: 1

0.3
1.12
Yield on cost (5-Year) 1.50
WGP's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. WGP: 1.50 )
WGP' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.09   Max: 1.86
Current: 1.5

0.09
1.86
Share Buyback Rate -47.80
WGP's Share Buyback Rate is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. WGP: -47.80 )
WGP' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 0   Max: -57.3
Current: -47.8

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 16.70
WGP's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. WGP: 16.70 )
WGP' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 6.75   Max: 14.3
Current: 16.7

6.75
14.3
Price/Median PS Value 1.40
WGP's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. WGP: 1.40 )
WGP' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.25   Max: 1.19
Current: 1.4

0.25
1.19
Price/Graham Number 5.40
WGP's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. WGP: 5.40 )
WGP' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 3.81   Max: 5.86
Current: 5.4

3.81
5.86
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 2.20
WGP's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. WGP: 2.20 )
WGP' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 1.7   Max: 2.8
Current: 2.2

1.7
2.8

Business Description

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Western Gas Equity Partners LP is a limited partnership formed to own partnership interests in Western Gas Partners, LP, which is organized by Anadarko Petroleum Corporation to own, operate, acquire and develop midstream energy assets.
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