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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 : 4/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 0.04
WGP's Cash-to-Debt is ranked higher than
59% of the 91 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 0.06 vs. WGP: 0.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
WGP' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.02  Med: 0.06 Max: N/A
Current: 0.04
Equity-to-Asset 0.14
WGP's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
85% of the 106 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 0.40 vs. WGP: 0.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
WGP' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.04  Med: 0.19 Max: 0.3
Current: 0.14
0.04
0.3
Interest Coverage 6.20
WGP's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
59% of the 100 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 4.78 vs. WGP: 6.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
WGP' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.64  Med: 7.89 Max: 456.02
Current: 6.2
1.64
456.02
Piotroski F-Score: 4
Altman Z-Score: 1.45
Beneish M-Score: -2.85
WACC vs ROIC
12.18%
9.92%
WACC
ROIC
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

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industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 34.22
WGP's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
75% of the 106 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 17.39 vs. WGP: 34.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
WGP' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.46  Med: 25.6 Max: 37.42
Current: 34.22
8.46
37.42
Net Margin % -0.07
WGP's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
53% of the 106 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 8.44 vs. WGP: -0.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
WGP' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.07  Med: 16.03 Max: 44.33
Current: -0.07
-0.07
44.33
ROE % 33.38
WGP's ROE % is ranked higher than
90% of the 107 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 6.81 vs. WGP: 33.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
WGP' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.34  Med: 11.17 Max: 33.38
Current: 33.38
0.34
33.38
ROA % -0.02
WGP's ROA % is ranked lower than
54% of the 112 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 2.96 vs. WGP: -0.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
WGP' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.02  Med: 4.97 Max: 24.45
Current: -0.02
-0.02
24.45
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 13.81
WGP's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
73% of the 109 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 7.95 vs. WGP: 13.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
WGP' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.19  Med: 14.53 Max: 51.97
Current: 13.81
3.19
51.97
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 19.30
WGP's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
90% of the 80 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: -11.40 vs. WGP: 19.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
WGP' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -24.7 Max: 26.8
Current: 19.3
0
26.8
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate 26.80
WGP's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked higher than
83% of the 75 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 3.00 vs. WGP: 26.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
WGP' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -22.1 Max: 26.8
Current: 26.8
0
26.8
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate 29.20
WGP's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked higher than
69% of the 62 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 7.70 vs. WGP: 29.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
WGP' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -17.2 Max: 239.1
Current: 29.2
0
239.1
GuruFocus has detected 6 Warning Signs with Western Gas Equity Partners LP $WGP.
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Guru Trades

Q2 2016

WGP Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Ron Baron 21,376 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons 106,652 sh (-30.77%)
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Q3 2016

WGP Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Jim Simons 263,552 sh (+147.11%)
Ron Baron Sold Out
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Q4 2016

WGP Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Jim Simons 225,609 sh (-14.40%)
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Q1 2017

WGP Guru Trades in Q1 2017

Jim Simons 44,452 sh (-80.30%)
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Business Description

Industry: Oil & Gas - Midstream » Oil & Gas Midstream    NAICS: 213112    SIC: 1389
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Traded in other countries:1WG.Germany,
Headquarter Location:USA
Western Gas Equity Partners LP is engaged in gathering, processing, compressing, treating and transporting natural gas condensate.

Western Gas Equity Partners LP were formed in September 2012 upon the conversion of WGR Holdings, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company, into a Delaware MLP, and closed its initial public offering in December 2012. The Company through its subsidiary is engaged in the business of gathering, processing, compressing, treating and transporting natural gas, condensate, NGLs and crude oil for Anadarko Petroleum Corporation and its subsidiaries, as well as third-party producers and customers. The Company's operations are subject to stringent and complex federal, tribal, state and local environmental laws and regulations governing the discharge of materials into the environment or otherwise relate to environmental protection.

Ratios

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industry
vs
history
PE Ratio 27.90
WGP's PE Ratio is ranked lower than
65% of the 81 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 23.92 vs. WGP: 27.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
WGP' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 26.99  Med: 59.08 Max: 3425
Current: 27.9
26.99
3425
Forward PE Ratio 24.81
WGP's Forward PE Ratio is ranked lower than
57% of the 109 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. WGP: 24.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 27.90
WGP's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked lower than
65% of the 80 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 23.96 vs. WGP: 27.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
WGP' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 26.99  Med: 59.08 Max: 3425
Current: 27.9
26.99
3425
PB Ratio 9.14
WGP's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
87% of the 106 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 2.18 vs. WGP: 9.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
WGP' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.03  Med: 9.73 Max: 15.09
Current: 9.14
3.03
15.09
PS Ratio 4.73
WGP's PS Ratio is ranked lower than
76% of the 106 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 3.14 vs. WGP: 4.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
WGP' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.47  Med: 6.13 Max: 10.51
Current: 4.73
2.47
10.51
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 23.83
WGP's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
71% of the 62 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 17.48 vs. WGP: 23.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
WGP' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 20.88  Med: 30.07 Max: 1670.28
Current: 23.83
20.88
1670.28
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 10.96
WGP's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
65% of the 94 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 9.86 vs. WGP: 10.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
WGP' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.76  Med: 15.89 Max: 30.49
Current: 10.96
5.76
30.49
EV-to-EBIT 22.23
WGP's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
55% of the 111 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 20.94 vs. WGP: 22.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
WGP' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 21  Med: 36.9 Max: 84.3
Current: 22.23
21
84.3
EV-to-EBITDA 15.89
WGP's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
72% of the 111 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 13.97 vs. WGP: 15.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
WGP' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.1  Med: 25.45 Max: 34.2
Current: 15.89
15.1
34.2
Current Ratio 1.02
WGP's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
77% of the 108 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. WGP: 1.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
WGP' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.28  Med: 1.16 Max: 2.57
Current: 1.02
0.28
2.57
Quick Ratio 0.99
WGP's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
77% of the 108 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 0.95 vs. WGP: 0.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
WGP' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.28  Med: 1.15 Max: 2.56
Current: 0.99
0.28
2.56
Days Inventory 3.06
WGP's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
89% of the 81 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 16.16 vs. WGP: 3.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
WGP' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.91  Med: 2.67 Max: 3.52
Current: 3.06
0.91
3.52
Days Sales Outstanding 27.60
WGP's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
57% of the 98 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 35.87 vs. WGP: 27.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
WGP' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.12  Med: 19.81 Max: 37.33
Current: 27.6
4.12
37.33

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield % 4.22
WGP's Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 112 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 6.90 vs. WGP: 4.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
WGP' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.09  Med: 1.82 Max: 6.8
Current: 4.22
0.09
6.8
Dividend Payout Ratio 1.13
WGP's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked higher than
90% of the 112 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 1.29 vs. WGP: 1.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout Ratio only.
WGP' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.88  Med: 1.07 Max: 3.59
Current: 1.13
0.88
3.59
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate 39.80
WGP's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked higher than
90% of the 61 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 8.70 vs. WGP: 39.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
WGP' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 39.8
Current: 39.8
0
39.8
Forward Dividend Yield % 4.52
WGP's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 110 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 7.47 vs. WGP: 4.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 4.23
WGP's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 107 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 9.04 vs. WGP: 4.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
WGP' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.09  Med: 1.82 Max: 6.8
Current: 4.23
0.09
6.8

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 11.98
WGP's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked lower than
94% of the 47 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 2.10 vs. WGP: 11.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
WGP' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 16.45 Max: 19.58
Current: 11.98
0
19.58
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.77
WGP's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
85% of the 92 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 1.15 vs. WGP: 0.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
WGP' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 1.13 Max: 1.68
Current: 0.77
0
1.68
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 4.50
WGP's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
54% of the 112 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 4.78 vs. WGP: 4.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
WGP' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.2  Med: 2.7 Max: 4.8
Current: 4.5
1.2
4.8
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % -3.00
WGP's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked lower than
52% of the 58 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: -2.92 vs. WGP: -3.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
WGP' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3  Med: -0.85 Max: -0.4
Current: -3
-3
-0.4

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $2,016
EPS (TTM) $ 1.56
Beta2.15
Short Percentage of Float3.10%
52-Week Range $33.93 - 47.82
Shares Outstanding (Mil)218.93

Analyst Estimate

Dec17 Dec18 Dec19
Revenue (Mil $) 2,066 2,431 2,694
EPS ($) 1.75 2.22 2.55
EPS without NRI ($) 1.75 2.22 2.55
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends per Share ($) 2.11 2.47 2.63
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