Investors sold shares of Kinder Morgan Inc. (NYSE:KMI) on strength during trading on Friday. $53.94 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $63.58 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $9.64 million out of the stock. Of all companies tracked, Kinder Morgan had the 0th highest net out-flow for the day. Kinder Morgan traded up $0.13 for the day and closed at $21.03

KMI has been the topic of several research reports. Simmons initiated coverage on shares of Kinder Morgan in a research report on Friday, April 1st. They issued a “neutral” rating and a $18.00 price target on the stock. Vetr cut shares of Kinder Morgan from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $18.82 price target on the stock. in a research report on Tuesday, June 21st. Deutsche Bank AG restated a “buy” rating on shares of Kinder Morgan in a research report on Wednesday, June 29th. Credit Suisse Group AG restated a “hold” rating and issued a $22.00 price target on shares of Kinder Morgan in a research report on Thursday, March 24th. Finally, Sanford C. Bernstein initiated coverage on shares of Kinder Morgan in a research report on Wednesday, May 11th. They issued a “market perform” rating and a $20.00 price target on the stock. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, twelve have given a hold rating and eight have issued a buy rating to the company. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $22.10.

The stock has a market capitalization of $46.93 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 808.85. The company’s 50 day moving average is $18.43 and its 200-day moving average is $17.22.

Kinder Morgan (NYSE:KMI) last issued its earnings results on Wednesday, April 20th. The company reported $0.12 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.19 by $0.07. The business earned $3.20 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.76 billion. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.58 earnings per share. The firm’s revenue was down 11.2% on a year-over-year basis. On average, equities research analysts predict that Kinder Morgan Inc. will post $0.68 EPS for the current year.

Several hedge funds recently modified their holdings of KMI. LS Investment Advisors LLC increased its stake in shares of Kinder Morgan by 33.3% in the fourth quarter. LS Investment Advisors LLC now owns 87,892 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,311,000 after buying an additional 21,950 shares during the period. Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS increased its stake in shares of Kinder Morgan by 45.3% in the fourth quarter. Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS now owns 1,305,227 shares of the company’s stock worth $19,474,000 after buying an additional 406,783 shares during the last quarter. Everett Harris & Co. CA increased its stake in shares of Kinder Morgan by 57.3% in the fourth quarter. Everett Harris & Co. CA now owns 125,611 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,874,000 after buying an additional 45,760 shares during the last quarter. Azimuth Capital Management LLC increased its stake in shares of Kinder Morgan by 78.7% in the fourth quarter. Azimuth Capital Management LLC now owns 128,360 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,915,000 after buying an additional 56,545 shares during the last quarter. Finally, GSA Capital Partners LLP increased its stake in shares of Kinder Morgan by 1,330.6% in the fourth quarter. GSA Capital Partners LLP now owns 405,232 shares of the company’s stock worth $6,046,000 after buying an additional 376,906 shares during the last quarter.

Kinder Morgan, Inc (KMI) is an energy infrastructure and energy company in North America. The Company operates through six segments: Natural Gas Pipelines, CO2, Terminals, Products Pipelines, Kinder Morgan Canada and Other. The Natural Gas Pipelines segment includes interstate and intrastate pipelines and its liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminals.

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