4-Star Stocks Poised to Pop: Regency Energy Partners
Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, natural gas company Regency Energy Partners (NYS: RGP) has earned a respected four-star ranking.
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Regency's business and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
|Headquarters (founded)||Dallas (2003)|
|Market Cap||$3.9 billion|
|Industry||Oil and gas storage and transportation|
|Trailing-12-Month Revenue||$1.5 billion|
|Management||CEO Michael Bradley (since 2010)|
CFO Thomas Long (since 2010)
|Return on Equity (average, past 3 years)||4.5%|
|Cash/Debt||$990,000 / $1.7 billion|
|Competitors||Atlas Pipeline Partners|
Boardwalk Pipeline Partners
Chesapeake Midstream Partners
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 96% of the 191 members who have rated Regency believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
Riding the energy wave? Check.
Riding the natural gas wave? Check.
Riding the pipeline wave? Check.
Riding the dividend wave (7.5%)? Check.
What's not to like?
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