Safe Haven Investment Portfolio Stocks: Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI), Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE:COG)

Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI) runs in leading trade, it felling -1.55% to traded at $21.01. KMI attains analyst recommendation of 2.10 on scale of 1-5 with week’s performance of 1.19%.

On December 5th, Kinder Morgan (KMI) delivered their 2017 guidance for distributable cash flow of $4.46 billion (or $1.99 per share), essentially flat with 2016. As I have detailed before, I think Kinder Morgan is in the odd position of being both substantially undervalued and a great target to sell covered calls on. I see little difference between 2016 and 2017, with the notable exception being toward the end of next year, which I will cover later.

To find out the technical position of KMI, it holds price to book ratio of 1.38 that unearth high-growth companies selling at low-growth prices, but it requires appropriate measurement approach. It has forward price to earnings ratio of 29.85. KMI is presenting price to cash flow of 73.55. EPS estimates indicating constrictive facts, the current year from sell-side analysts, Price to current year EPS stands at -88.50%, and looking further price to next year’s EPS is 16.64%. While take a short look on price to sales ratio, that was 3.53.

Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE:COG) kept active in under and overvalue discussion, COG holds price to book ratio of 3.54 that presents much better indicator to find market price of a share price over its book value of equity for investment valuation.

Fundament/ News Factor in Focus

Taking look on ratio analysis, COG has forward price to earnings ratio of 51.39. The co is presenting price to cash flow as 21.01, the low single digit may indicate stock is undervalued and vice versa. On other hand, keeping in mind stable cash flows but few growth prospects make traders to value lower.

The firm has price volatility of 4.08% for a week and 3.96% for a month. Its beta stands at 0.53 times. Narrow down four to firm performance, its weekly performance was -8.87% and monthly performance was 0.51%.


About Blake Escott

Blake Escott holds junior writer position in SWR. Before joining Streetwise Report, he was a freelance content Writer. He has high-level copywriting experience and particularly experienced in proofreading and editing. He covers news about different companies including all US market sectors. Interests: Commodities, Energy stocks, Sector-wise Stocks analysis, Utilities

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