NEWS ALERT:- Western Gas Partners, LP (NYSE:WES), Western Gas Equity Partners, LP (NYSE: WGP)

Western Gas Partners, LP (NYSE:WES) has been recently spotted trading -12.59% off of the 52-week high price. On the other end, company shares have been noted 26.41% away from the low price over the last 52-weeks. 52 week range of the stock remained $ 40.44 – 58.48. Switching over to some distances from popular moving averages, we see that the stock has been recorded 12.04% away from the 50 day moving average and 5.52% away from the 200 day moving average. Moving closer, we can see that shares have been trading 7.28% off of the 20-day moving average.

The USA based company Western Gas Partners, LP closed with change of 0.16% to $51.12 with the total traded volume of 422749 shares versus to an average volume of 547.20K. The stock was up in the 5 days activity 5.64%. The one month performance of stock was 15.81%. WES shares are at 8.28% for the quarter and driving a -8.96% return over the course of the past year and is now at 6.30% since this point in 2018.  Right now WES beta is 1.09. The average volatility for the week and month was at 2.54% 2.70% respectively.

Western Gas Partners, LP (NYSE:WES) and Western Gas Equity Partners, LP (NYSE: WGP) (collectively the “Partnerships”) reported that the boards of directors of their general partners have appointed Gennifer F. Kelly as Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer.

“We are delighted to be able to add a proven leader with over 20 years of energy experience to our executive team,” said Chief Executive Officer, Benjamin Fink. “Both her operations and safety expertise make her the ideal candidate to help us complete the execution of the largest capital program in our history.”

Ms. Kelly is currently Vice President, Midstream and Marketing at Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (“Anadarko”), the sponsor of the Partnerships. Prior to her current positions, Ms. Kelly held a variety of leadership roles within Anadarko including Director of Operations Transformation, Director of Strategic Planning and General Manager of East Texas and North Louisiana as well as a variety of engineering and operations focused positions. She has been with Anadarko, or its predecessor companies, for over 20 years.

Western Gas Equity Partners, LP closed with change of 0.45% to $35.45 with the total traded volume of 347512 shares versus to an average volume of 239.29K. The stock was up in the 5 days activity 3.20%. The one month performance of stock was 8.28%. WGP shares are at -4.96% for the quarter and driving a -19.85% return over the course of the past year and is now at -4.60% since this point in 2018.

Shares of Western Gas Equity Partners, LP have been recently spotted trading -22.92% off of the 52-week high price. On the other end, company shares have been noted 12.08% away from the low price over the last 52-weeks. 52 week range of the stock remained $ 31.63 – 45.99. Switching over to some distances from popular moving averages, we see that the stock has been recorded 3.63% away from the 50 day moving average and -6.49% away from the 200 day moving average. Moving closer, we can see that shares have been trading 3.36% off of the 20-day moving average.

 

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