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Behind 4 Key MLP General Partners

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Behind 4 Key MLP General Partners PART 10 OF 11

Which MLP General Partner Has the Most Interest from Institutional Investors?

Energy Transfer Equity

Energy Transfer Equity (ETE) saw a total addition of 40.8 million positions in 2Q17, while 26.7 million positions were sold. This implies net buying of 14.1 million positions in this MLP (master limited partnership) GP (general partner).

Among the top institutional holders in ETE, 14.1 million positions were added in 2Q17, which indicates a bullish sentiment toward the stock. Harvest Fund Advisors is currently the top institutional holder in ETE, holding 6.3% in the partnership.

Which MLP General Partner Has the Most Interest from Institutional Investors?

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Williams Companies

Williams Companies (WMB) saw a total addition of 29.0 million positions in 2Q17. At the same time, 44.1 million positions were sold, which implies net selling of 15.1 million positions in WMB.

However, among the top institutional holders in WMB, 17.7 million positions were added, which could indicate a bullish sentiment toward the stock. Fidelity Management & Research is currently the top institutional holder in WMB, holding 8.9% in the C corporation.

Plains GP Holdings

Plains GP Holdings (PAGP) saw a total addition of 7.2 million positions in 2Q17, while 9.3 million positions were sold. This implies net selling of 2.1 million positions in PAGP.

Among the top institutional holders in PAGP, only 0.1 million positions were added, which could indicate a bearish sentiment toward the stock. Capital Research Global Investors is now the top institutional holder in PAGP, holding 9.0% in the GP.

Western Gas Equity Partners

Western Gas Equity Partners (WGP) saw a total addition of 2.1 million positions in 2Q17, while 2.3 million positions were sold. This implies net selling of 0.2 million positions in WGP.

Among the top institutional holders in WGP, 0.9 million positions were added, which could indicate a bullish sentiment toward the stock. Neuberger Berman is currently the top institutional holder in WGP, holding 5.1% in WGP.

Among our select GP peers, ETE saw the most buying in 2Q17. Institutional investors’ bullishness toward ETE could be attributed to the expected recovery in ETE’s distributable cash flow growth, driven by Energy Transfer Partners’ (ETP) equity offerings and the removal of IDR (incentive distribution rights) subsidies to ETP.

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