HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (NYSE:EPD) was among the most honored companies as recognized by Institutional Investor magazine’s 2018 All-America Executive Team rankings, and was one of only five companies that swept their respective sectors. The results of this year’s survey reflect the opinions of more than 4,000 buy-side and sell-side analysts at over 1,200 firms, marking the second year in a row that Enterprise has earned a sweep.
In the Natural Gas Pipeline and Master Limited Partnership sector, Enterprise was the top-ranked Investor Relations Company by both the sell-side and buy-side analyst communities. Individual honors went to A.J. “Jim” Teague, chief executive officer of Enterprise’s general partner, who was selected top-ranked CEO overall and in the sector by both the buy-side and sell-side firms; Bryan F. Bulawa, senior vice president and chief financial officer of Enterprise’s general partner, was voted the top-ranked CFO overall and in the sector by both the buy-side and sell-side firms; and John R. “Randy” Burkhalter, vice president, Investor Relations of Enterprise’s general partner, was voted the top-ranked Investor Relations Professional overall by both the buy-side and sell-side firms. In addition, Enterprise was recognized for hosting the Best Analyst Day event.
“These individual honors reflect the dedication and hard work of our more than 7,000 employees at Enterprise,” said Randa Duncan Williams, chairman of the board of Enterprise’s general partner. “In this challenging environment, we continue to demonstrate our commitment to taking the steps necessary to build value for our investors, and we sincerely appreciate the financial community’s recognition of our efforts.”
The 2018 Executive All-America Team will be published in the January 2018 issue of Institutional Investor and also on their website at www.institutionalinvestor.com. In determining the results of the annual All-America Executive Team, buy-side analysts, portfolio managers and sell-side analysts at securities firms and financial firms across the country were asked to name the best CEOs, CFOs, IR professionals and companies with the best investor relations programs in their sector. All votes were weighted by place and aggregated to produce distinct rankings for each category.
Enterprise Products Partners L.P. is one of the largest publicly traded partnerships and a leading North American provider of midstream energy services to producers and consumers of natural gas, NGLs, crude oil, refined products and petrochemicals. Our services include: natural gas gathering, treating, processing, transportation and storage; NGL transportation, fractionation, storage and import and export terminals; crude oil gathering, transportation, storage and terminals; petrochemical and refined products transportation, storage and terminals; and a marine transportation business that operates primarily on the United States inland and Intracoastal Waterway systems. The partnership’s assets include approximately 50,000 miles of pipelines; 260 million barrels of storage capacity for NGLs, crude oil, refined products and petrochemicals; and 14 billion cubic feet of natural gas storage capacity.