A Fracking Good Deal for Williams Gone Too Far
The large gains in Williams following the purchase of assets from Access Midstream Partners, combined with a quick stock offering, suggest that investors should pause before buying the stock. In addition, the proposed merger between Access Midstream Partners and Williams Partners appears to have some investors unhappy.
Why Williams Companies' Purchase of Access Midstream Makes Sense
By gobbling up all shares of Access' general partner and a large chunk of the MLP, Williams Companies is building a monster midstream company in the Marcellus.