Are Targa Resources Partners LP(NYSE:NGLS) and Western Gas Partners, LP(NYSE:WES) Overlooked Natural Gas Stocks?


Atlanta, GA – Scibility Media – 10/15/2014

This article discusses two natural gas stocks: Targa Resources Partners LP(NYSE:NGLS) and Western Gas Partners, LP(NYSE:WES)

On Oct. 13th, Targa Resources Partners LP(NYSE:NGLS) announced that it would be acquiring Atlas Pipeline Partners, L.P. in a transaction that is valued at $7.7 billion. The deal, however, will exclude all non-midstream assets. As a result, Targa will not be acquiring Atlas Resource Partners, L.P., an 80% general partner interest in ATLS’ E&P Development Subsidiary, and a natural gas net production of 11.5 million cubic feet per day in the Arkoma Baisn.

The company also currently has a bid price of $44.21 x 1,000 and an offer price of $69.84 x 100. These disparate prices, combined with the company’s spiking trading volume, suggest that the company’s value may soon fluctuate.

Should You Jump On Targa Resources Before The Wall Street Experts Learn Of Its Value?

On Sept. 23rd, Mizuho began its coverage of Western Gas Partners, LP(NYSE:WES), assign the stock a “Buy” rating. Since that time, the stock has seen its value fall substantially. It is now just $0.57 above its three month closing price low. You may want to consider this stock as a “Buy Low” candidate.

Like Targa Resources Partners, the company is also currently facing both a high trading volume and disparate bid and offer prices. Western Gas Partners had a trading volume of 793,731 yesterday, a figure which is 624,880 higher than its three month average volume of 168,851. Additionally, the company also has a bid price of $49.78 x 1,000 and an offer price of $69.93 x 100. As with Targa Resources, these figures suggest that the company’s value may soon fluctuate.

Is Now The Time To Invest In Western Gas Partners Before The Leading Investors React?

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