An Authentic Update On Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI)

    KINDER RICHARD D, Executive Chairman, added 300,000 shares of Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI) to its portfolio at the rate of $19.68 per share valuing $5,903,910 on May 29. The insider has now 241,179,496 shares of the company to its portfolio. Before making a move on any particular stock, readers often pay close attention to support and resistance markers. The last reported price for shares of Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI) was $20.88. Currently, the 1st Resistance Point for this stock is $21.01, with a 2nd Resistance Point sitting at $21.13. Meanwhile, this company’s stock has a 1st Support Level at $20.81 and a 2nd Support Level at $20.73. Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI) stock has lost -$0.28, or -1.32%, in the past five days. In the last full month, these shares have gained $0.93, or 4.66%. In the past three months, this stock’s price has risen by $0.84, or 4.19%. This year-to-date, Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI) shares have gained $5.50, or 35.76%.

    Analyzing price projection indicators is a helpful way to determine whether a potential stock buy is a wise choice for profits in the short term, medium term, and long term. For Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI) stock, 60% of short-term indicators suggest that these shares are a “ Buy .” Meanwhile, 25% of medium-term indicators point to this stock being a “ Buy .” Looking further ahead, 100% of long-term indicators suggest that this stock is a “ Buy .”

    With 2,263,742 K shares outstanding, this company currently has a market capitalization of $47,266,928K. Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI) generates $14,144 M in annual sales, amounting to annual net income of $1,609 M. This stock has generated a 1-Year Total Return of 18.17%, a 3-Year Total Return of 12.62%, and a 5-year Total Return of -41.40%. This stock’s 5-Year Dividend Growth is -53.21%, with its most recent dividend valued at $0.250 per share on 04/29/19. Its Annual Dividend Yield is 4.79%, and its Annual Dividend Rate is 1.00.

    In the most recently-reported fiscal quarter, which ended in Mar-19, Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI) reported earnings of $0.25 per share. Wall Street analysts, on average, were expecting the company to report earnings of $0.24 per share, representing a 0.01 difference and 2.42% surprise. In the previous quarter ending in Dec-18, the reported earnings of $0.25 represented a -0.01 difference from the consensus estimate calling for $0.26 per share, which was a 2.65% surprise.

    For the current fiscal quarter, which is set to end in 06/2019, the average earnings estimate is $0.23 per share. This estimate came from a total of 7 Wall Street Analysts. Of those market experts, the high estimate was $0.25 and the low estimate was $0.19. In the year-ago quarter, Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI) generated per-share earnings of $0.21. If the analysts are correct about the current quarter’s earnings, the growth will be +9.52% .

    Turning our focus now to insider trading activity, there have been 13 purchases (2,460,003 shares in total) and 0 sale (0 shares in total) in the last 3 months. In the last 6 months, there have been 36 insider buys amounting to 5,992,743 shares and 2 insider sales amounting to 110,792 shares. In the past full year, 42 insider purchases were made (involving 6,534,899 shares) and 7 insider sell-offs equivalent to 145,981 shares.

    Moving onto liquidity, Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI) has a Current Ratio of 0.76, a Quick Ratio of 0.71 and a Cash Ratio of 0.48. Looking at this company’s capital structure, its Total Debt to Total Equity is 110.83, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 52.57, and its Total Debt to Total Assets is now 47.14. Looking even further ahead into the future, its Long-Term Debt to Equity is 100.77 and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 47.80.