Williams Cos. (WMB -1.1%) CEO Alan Armstrong says he doesn’t know when the Geismar, La.,...

|About: Williams Companies Inc (WMB)|By:, SA News Editor

Williams Cos. (WMB -1.1%) CEO Alan Armstrong says he doesn’t know when the Geismar, La., chemical plant will resume production, and the company hasn’t yet re-entered the plant to assess the damage from yesterday's explosion, which has claimed a second victim. Wells Fargo expects WMB to suffer some financial damage but keeps shares at Outperform; Stifel Nicolaus cut shares to Hold.