Brokers Recommendations on: Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI)

Wednesday, 06 Dec, 2017

The pipeline company reported $0.17 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.18 by $0.01. Allstate Corp (Put) now has $37.21B valuation. Commonwealth Bank of Australia now owns 19,733,993 shares of the pipeline company's stock worth $378,101,000 after buying an additional 6,205,165 shares in the last quarter. 16,108,300 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 11,510,635. 3M Company (NYSE:MMM) has risen 18.59% since December 5, 2016 and is uptrending.

Three months ago, on the other hand, the average analyst rating for Kinder Morgan, Inc.

Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI) now has a Weekly Volatility of 2.00% percent while its Monthly Volatility is at 1.68% percent.

In its 2018 guidance, the company said it expects existing assets including its existing Trans Mountain pipeline and its rail and storage facilities to perform well, but is concerned about permit delays at its $7.4-billion pipeline expansion project. Brown Advisory holds 0.54% or 9.15M shares.

Kinder Morgan (NYSE:KMI) traded up 0.92% during trading on Wednesday, hitting $18.59. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating, eleven have assigned a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. Therefore 59% are positive. Kinder Morgan, Inc.'s now has a PEG ratio of 3.10 where as its P/E ratio is 30.97. On Tuesday, October 17 the stock rating was downgraded by Goldman Sachs to "Hold". As per Thursday, October 22, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, August 17 by Stifel Nicolaus. The rating was initiated by Macquarie Research on Friday, April 21 with "Neutral". Stifel Nicolaus maintained it with "Buy" rating and $2500 target in Thursday, July 13 report. On Thursday, July 20 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Hold". The company was maintained on Sunday, August 27 by RBC Capital Markets. The company presently has an average rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $22.97. (NYSE:KMI) on Tuesday, October 17 with "Neutral" rating.

Americafirst Capital Management Llc decreased Pnm Resources Inc (NYSE:PNM) stake by 10,287 shares to 4,533 valued at $173,000 in 2017Q2. Bunge Limited Bunge Limited (NYSE:BG) was reduced too. Its down 0.18, from 0.94 in 2017Q1. 68 funds opened positions while 213 raised stakes.

Several other institutional investors have also sold shares of the company. Highvista Strategies Limited Liability Corp reported 0.2% stake. The correct version of this story can be viewed at (NYSE:KMI). North American Mgmt invested 0.04% of its portfolio in Kinder Morgan, Inc. About 8.76 million shares traded. Blenheim Capital Management BV purchased a new stake in shares of Kinder Morgan during the fourth quarter valued at about $102,000. Bb&T holds 0.03% or 91,467 shares in its portfolio. (NYSE:KMI) for 58,356 shares. Sasco Cap Ct reported 3,172 shares. (NYSE:KMI) for 15.76M shares. Sun Life Fin reported 13,929 shares. The firm had revenue of $3.42 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $3.36 billion. (NYSE:KMI) to report earnings on January, 17. During the same quarter previous year, the business earned ($0.10) earnings per share. Profit margins are at 9.20% while the operating margin stands at 25.30%. During the same period last year, the business earned ($0.10) earnings per share. sell-side analysts predict that Kinder Morgan, Inc. will post 0.64 EPS for the current fiscal year. (NYSE:KMI). 136,800 are held by Twin Capital Mgmt. Following the completion of the purchase, the insider now owns 234,712,353 shares in the company, valued at approximately $4,360,955,518.74.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.15 in 2017 Q2. It increased, as 30 investors sold CY shares while 88 reduced holdings. 311.68 million shares or 3.13% more from 302.23 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. (NYSE:T). Tctc Limited Co holds 1.35% or 523,391 shares in its portfolio. The Massachusetts-based Aristotle Capital Boston Llc has invested 1.36% in the stock. Verition Fund Mngmt Limited Com owns 23,664 shares.

Praesidium Investment Management Company Llc holds 2.34% of its portfolio in Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. for 456,917 shares. State Treasurer State Of Michigan, Michigan-based fund reported 135,800 shares. Tiemann Inv Advisors Ltd Liability Corporation has 34,894 shares. Mirae Asset Glob Invests invested in 0% or 16,021 shares. Hodges Capital Mgmt owns 530,210 shares. Therefore 42% are positive. Cypress Semiconductor Corporation had 61 analyst reports since August 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. BMO Capital Markets has "Buy" rating and $2600 target. As per Tuesday, March 15, the company rating was maintained by Credit Suisse. Morgan Stanley reaffirmed an "overweight" rating on shares of Kinder Morgan in a research note on Tuesday, September 5th.