Williams Cos. (WMB -2.3%) seems likely to move ahead with an offer to top Energy Transfer's (ETE...

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

Williams Cos. (WMB -2.3%) seems likely to move ahead with an offer to top Energy Transfer's (ETE +0.1%) latest $40/share offer for Southern Union (SUG -0.3%) after its board meets this weekend, CNBC's David Faber reports. The proposal probably would include a “hell or high water” provision where the buyer takes the risk if the plan doesn’t work.