Is ONEOK, Inc. (OKE) A Great Investment Choice?

Miller Howard Investments, an investment management firm, published its third-quarter 2021 investor letter – a copy of which can be downloaded here. A quarterly return of 3.5% (yield) was recorded by the fund for the third quarter of 2021, compared to the 1.5% for the S&P 500 for the same period. You can take a look at the fund’s top 5 holdings to have an idea about their best picks for 2021.

Miller Howard Investments, in its Q3 2021 investor letter, mentioned ONEOK, Inc. (NYSE: OKE) and discussed its stance on the firm. ONEOK, Inc. is a Tulsa, Oklahoma-based natural gas liquids company with a $26.4 billion market capitalization. OKE delivered a 54.77% return since the beginning of the year, while its 12-month returns are up by 55.82%. The stock closed at $59.40 per share on December 29, 2021.

Here is what Miller Howard Investments has to say about ONEOK, Inc.  in its Q3 2021 investor letter:

” In late August, we increased the portfolio’s cyclical exposure by trimming utilities after a period of relative outperformance and reallocating the capital to midstream energy, which had pulled back over the summer. We added ONEOK Inc. (OKE) with the expectation that it will benefit from increasing natural gas and natural gas liquids (NGL) recovery in the Bakken region.”

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Based on our calculations, ONEOK, Inc. (NYSE: OKE) was not able to clinch a spot in our list of the 30 Most Popular Stocks Among Hedge Funds. OKE was in 18 hedge fund portfolios at the end of the third quarter of 2021, compared to 26 funds in the previous quarter.   delivered a 1.00% return in the past 3 months.

In November 2021, we published an article that includes OKE in the 11 Best Pipeline and MLP Stocks To Buy. You can find more than 100 investor letters from hedge funds and prominent investors on our hedge fund investor letters 2021 Q3 page.

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