NYSE:WMB - The Williams Companies Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $27.55
  • Forecasted Upside: 9.52 %
  • Number of Analysts: 12
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 2 Hold Ratings
  • 9 Buy Ratings
  • 1 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for WMB

Analyst Price Target is $27.55
▲ +9.52% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 12 analysts offering 12 month price targets for The Williams Companies in the last 3 months. The average price target is $27.55, with a high forecast of $30.00 and a low forecast of $21.00. The average price target represents a 9.52% upside from the last price of $25.15.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 12 contributing investment analysts is to buy stock in The Williams Companies. This Buy consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 1 strong buy ratings
  • 15 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
  • 1 strong buy ratings
  • 14 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
  • 1 strong buy ratings
  • 15 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
  • 1 strong buy ratings
  • 12 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
  • 1 strong buy ratings
  • 11 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
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  • 8 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
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  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
  • 1 strong buy ratings
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  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings

Latest Recommendations

  • 1 strong buy ratings
  • 9 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/21/2021Raymond JamesBoost Price TargetStrong-Buy$28.00 ➝ $30.00Low
6/24/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOverweight$28.00 ➝ $29.00Low
5/19/2021Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$28.00 ➝ $29.00Low
5/18/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$28.00 ➝ $29.00Low
5/17/2021ArgusUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$30.00Medium
5/13/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOverweight$27.00 ➝ $28.00Low
5/5/2021TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$25.00 ➝ $27.00Low
5/5/2021MizuhoBoost Price TargetBuy$27.00 ➝ $29.00Low
3/22/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$26.00 ➝ $28.00Low
3/4/2021ScotiabankUpgradeSector Perform ➝ Sector OutperformMedium
3/2/2021TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$24.00 ➝ $25.00Low
2/24/2021TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$24.00 ➝ $25.00Low
2/24/2021MizuhoBoost Price TargetPositive ➝ Buy$26.00 ➝ $27.00Low
1/20/2021MizuhoBoost Price TargetBuy$24.00 ➝ $26.00Low
1/14/2021Raymond JamesBoost Price TargetStrong-Buy$24.00 ➝ $25.00Medium
12/17/2020Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Outperform$22.00 ➝ $27.00Medium
12/11/2020Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal WeightLow
12/3/2020Smith Barney CitigroupInitiated CoverageOutperform$25.00Medium
10/14/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$23.00 ➝ $21.00Medium
8/13/2020Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$20.00 ➝ $22.00Low
8/11/2020Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuyLow
8/6/2020CitigroupBoost Price TargetBuy$24.00 ➝ $26.00Medium
8/5/2020TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$21.00 ➝ $24.00High
7/21/2020Raymond JamesBoost Price TargetStrong-Buy$22.00 ➝ $24.00High
7/15/2020Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$21.00 ➝ $25.00High
6/1/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$19.00 ➝ $21.00Low
5/26/2020MizuhoBoost Price TargetBuy$20.00 ➝ $23.00High
5/12/2020Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$20.00High
5/6/2020Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$25.00Low
4/30/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$17.00 ➝ $19.00Low
4/27/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$19.00 ➝ $21.00Low
4/22/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$14.00 ➝ $17.00High
4/20/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$19.00 ➝ $23.00High
4/14/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetEqual Weight$20.00 ➝ $19.00Low
4/2/2020Wolfe ResearchUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ OutperformHigh
3/24/2020BarclaysUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$16.00High
3/17/2020Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetBuy$30.00 ➝ $25.00High
3/16/2020Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight$25.00 ➝ $14.00Medium
3/12/2020Sanford C. BernsteinUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$25.00 ➝ $21.00High
2/24/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$24.00High
2/21/2020TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$28.00 ➝ $29.00Low
2/19/2020MizuhoLower Price TargetBuy$29.00 ➝ $27.00Low
1/14/2020BarclaysDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$26.00Low
1/8/2020Wolfe ResearchDowngradeOutperform ➝ Peer PerformMedium
1/6/2020Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$25.00Medium
12/13/2019SunTrust BanksInitiated CoverageBuy$27.00Low
12/6/2019TD SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuy$29.00 ➝ $28.00Low
12/3/2019CitigroupLower Price TargetBuy$27.00 ➝ $26.00Medium
11/25/2019UBS GroupReiterated RatingBuy$30.00 ➝ $29.00Low
10/23/2019Raymond JamesLower Price TargetStrong-Buy$33.00 ➝ $32.00Low
10/16/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingBuy$28.00Medium
10/2/2019TD SecuritiesInitiated CoverageBuyHigh
9/3/2019Scotia Howard WeillInitiated CoverageSector Perform$28.00 ➝ $23.60Low
9/3/2019ScotiabankInitiated CoverageSector Perform$28.00Low
8/29/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetOverweight$34.00 ➝ $32.00Medium
8/8/2019Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetOutperform$33.00 ➝ $30.00Medium
8/8/2019ArgusDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldMedium
8/6/2019CitigroupLower Price TargetBuy$31.00 ➝ $27.00Low
8/4/2019Sanford C. BernsteinDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$25.00High
8/2/2019Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetBuy$31.00 ➝ $30.00Low
7/18/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingBuy$32.00Low
6/26/2019Raymond JamesUpgradeOutperform ➝ Strong-Buy$32.00High
3/19/2019MizuhoSet Price TargetBuy$32.00Medium
2/14/2019Bank of AmericaSet Price TargetBuy$30.00Medium
2/5/2019Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageOutperformLow
1/16/2019BarclaysUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$31.00Medium
11/28/2018MizuhoInitiated CoverageBuy$32.00Low
11/2/2018Bank of AmericaLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$38.00 ➝ $33.00Low
10/19/2018Seaport Global SecuritiesInitiated CoverageBuy$31.00Medium
10/17/2018US Capital AdvisorsUpgradeHold ➝ OverweightLow
10/11/2018Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperform$35.00High
10/8/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Neutral$26.00Low
9/13/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetOutperform$35.00 ➝ $34.00Low
8/24/2018US Capital AdvisorsDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$31.00Low
8/21/2018Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingBuyLow
8/16/2018Morgan StanleySet Price TargetOverweight$35.00Low
8/10/2018UBS GroupBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$36.00 ➝ $38.00High
8/7/2018Stifel NicolausInitiated CoverageBuy$35.00Low
7/17/2018US Capital AdvisorsReiterated RatingBuyHigh
5/18/2018ScotiabankUpgradeSector Perform ➝ BuyMedium
4/25/2018Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$34.00Low
4/25/2018Seaport Global SecuritiesInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$28.00Low
4/19/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftInitiated CoverageBuy$29.00Low
4/17/2018BarclaysLower Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$35.00 ➝ $31.00Low
4/6/2018US Capital AdvisorsUpgradeHold ➝ BuyMedium
3/27/2018Bank of AmericaLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$35.00 ➝ $33.00Medium
3/26/2018Sanford C. BernsteinDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$30.00Low
3/9/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeNeutral ➝ OverweightMedium
3/2/2018UBS GroupReiterated RatingBuy ➝ Buy$37.00 ➝ $36.00Low
1/29/2018ScotiabankReiterated RatingHold$36.00Medium
1/17/2018BarclaysDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$36.00 ➝ $35.00Low
1/16/2018Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$38.00Low
1/12/2018Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$37.00N/A
1/9/2018Bank of AmericaInitiated CoverageBuyLow
1/4/2018Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperform ➝ Outperform$36.00Low
11/17/2017Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetOverweight$34.00 ➝ $33.00N/A
10/16/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$36.00N/A
9/25/2017Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoverageOutperform$34.00Low
8/10/2017Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperformMedium
8/4/2017Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$34.00 ➝ $36.00Low
7/22/2017ScotiabankSet Price TargetHold$30.00Low
7/18/2017BarclaysUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$33.00 ➝ $36.00Low
6/16/2017Jefferies Financial GroupSet Price TargetBuy$34.00Low
6/15/2017BMO Capital MarketsSet Price TargetBuy$32.00Medium
6/6/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$34.00Low
5/16/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingHold$33.00Low
5/16/2017Sanford C. BernsteinInitiated CoverageOutperformLow
5/15/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ OutperformLow
5/8/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ OutperformLow
5/3/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$32.00Medium
4/27/2017ScotiabankReiterated RatingHold$30.00Low
4/7/2017CitigroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$32.00 ➝ $36.00Low
3/31/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$34.00Medium
3/22/2017BMO Capital MarketsSet Price TargetBuy$32.00Low
3/20/2017Jefferies Financial GroupSet Price TargetBuy$33.00Low
3/1/2017The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeBuy ➝ Conviction-BuyN/A
2/10/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftInitiated CoverageHold$32.00N/A
1/26/2017Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperform$33.00N/A
1/24/2017The Goldman Sachs GroupLower Price TargetBuy$36.00 ➝ $35.00N/A
1/23/2017BMO Capital MarketsSet Price TargetBuy$32.00N/A
1/23/2017Jefferies Financial GroupUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$32.00 ➝ $33.00N/A
1/11/2017Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperform$39.00 ➝ $33.00N/A
1/11/2017BarclaysDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$35.00 ➝ $28.00N/A
1/10/2017Jefferies Financial GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$35.00 ➝ $32.00N/A
1/4/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$39.00N/A
12/19/2016Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$35.00N/A
12/5/2016BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweight$35.00N/A
11/2/2016CitigroupReiterated RatingNeutral$30.00 ➝ $32.00N/A
10/16/2016Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$35.00N/A
10/5/2016ArgusReiterated RatingBuy$31.00 ➝ $36.00N/A
9/29/2016StephensInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$32.00N/A
9/26/2016Royal Bank of CanadaInitiated CoverageOutperform$39.00N/A
8/22/2016ArgusBoost Price TargetBuy$31.00 ➝ $37.00N/A
8/10/2016Morgan StanleySet Price TargetHold$24.00N/A
8/3/2016Raymond JamesUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ OutperformN/A
8/3/2016UBS GroupUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ OutperformN/A
8/2/2016EvercoreBoost Price TargetBuy$24.00 ➝ $29.00N/A
8/2/2016CitigroupLower Price TargetNeutral$55.00 ➝ $26.00N/A
8/2/2016UBS GroupReiterated RatingBuy$25.00 ➝ $27.00N/A
7/25/2016Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$27.00 ➝ $28.00N/A
(Data available from 7/25/2016 forward)
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The Williams Companies, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as an energy infrastructure company primarily in the United States. It operates through Transmission & Gulf of Mexico, Northeast G&P, and West segments. The Transmission & Gulf of Mexico segment comprises Transco and Northwest natural gas pipelines; and natural gas gathering and processing, and crude oil production handling and transportation assets in the Gulf Coast region. The Northeast G&P segment engages in the midstream gathering, processing, and fractionation activities in the Marcellus Shale region primarily in Pennsylvania and New York, and the Utica Shale region of eastern Ohio. The West segment comprises gas gathering, processing, and treating operations in the Rocky Mountain region of Colorado and Wyoming, the Barnett Shale region of north-central Texas, the Eagle Ford Shale region of South Texas, the Haynesville Shale region of northwest Louisiana, and the Mid-Continent region, which includes the Anadarko, Arkoma, and Permian basins; and natural gas liquid (NGL) and natural gas marketing operations, as well as storage facilities. The company owns and operates 30,000 miles of pipelines, 34 processing facilities, 9 fractionation facilities, and approximately 23 million barrels of NGL storage capacity. The Williams Companies, Inc. was founded in 1908 and is headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
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Today's Range

Now: $25.15
Low: $24.89
High: $25.26

50 Day Range

MA: $26.56
Low: $24.72
High: $28.23

52 Week Range

Now: $25.15
Low: $18.26
High: $28.35


5,224,340 shs

Average Volume

6,188,921 shs

Market Capitalization

$30.55 billion

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Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of The Williams Companies?

The following Wall Street analysts have issued stock ratings on The Williams Companies in the last year: Argus, Citigroup Inc., Credit Suisse Group AG, Mizuho, Morgan Stanley, Raymond James, Royal Bank of Canada, Scotiabank, Smith Barney Citigroup, TD Securities, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., and Wells Fargo & Company.
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What is the current price target for The Williams Companies?

11 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for The Williams Companies in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $27.55, suggesting a possible upside of 9.5%. Raymond James has the highest price target set, predicting WMB will reach $30.00 in the next twelve months. The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $21.00 for The Williams Companies in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for The Williams Companies?

The Williams Companies currently has 2 hold ratings, 9 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe WMB will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of The Williams Companies.
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How do I contact The Williams Companies' investor relations team?

The Williams Companies' physical mailing address is ONE WILLIAMS CENTER, TULSA OK, 74172. The pipeline company's listed phone number is 918-573-2000 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for The Williams Companies is www.williams.com.