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Washington, D.C. 20549





Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

September 25, 2019

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)



(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)







(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)



File Number)


(IRS Employer

Identification Number)

8111 Westchester Drive, Suite 600

Dallas, TX 75225

(Address of principal executive offices)

(214) 981-0700

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)


Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:

Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)

Soliciting material pursuant to Rule 14a-12 under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14a-12)

Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 14d-2(b) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14d-2(b))

Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e-4(c))

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).

Emerging growth company  

If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act.  

Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:

Title of each class





Name of each exchange

on which registered

7.375% Series C Fixed-to-Floating Rate Cumulative Redeemable Perpetual Preferred Units




New York Stock Exchange

7.625% Series D Fixed-to-Floating Rate Cumulative Redeemable Perpetual Preferred Units




New York Stock Exchange

7.600% Series E Fixed-to-Floating Rate Cumulative Redeemable Perpetual Preferred Units




New York Stock Exchange

7.500% Senior Notes due 2020


ETP 20


New York Stock Exchange

4.250% Senior Notes due 2023


ETP 23


New York Stock Exchange

5.875% Senior Notes due 2024


ETP 24


New York Stock Exchange

5.500% Senior Notes due 2027


ETP 27


New York Stock Exchange



Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.

On September 25, 2019, members of management of Energy Transfer Operating, L.P. (the “Partnership”) will provide a facility tour and hold an informational session with analysts at the Partnership’s Nederland, Texas terminal facility. In the informational session, which is scheduled to begin at 10:00 a.m. Central time, management anticipates providing an overview of activities at the Nederland facility, as well as information on the previously announced merger of Energy Transfer LP (NYSE: ET), which owns the Partnership’s general partner, and SemGroup Corporation.

Prior to the informational session, interested parties will be able to view the prepared materials by visiting our website at: http://www.energytransfer.com under “Investor Relations – Presentations & Webcasts”. The Partnership does not undertake to update the information as posted on its website; however, it may post additional information included in future press releases and Forms 8-K, as well as posting its periodic Exchange Act reports.

This report may include certain statements concerning expectations for the future, including the pending merger of Energy Transfer LP and SemGroup Corporation, that are forward-looking statements as defined by federal law. Such forward-looking statements are subject to a variety of known and unknown risks, uncertainties, and other factors that are difficult to predict and many of which are beyond management’s control. An extensive list of factors that can affect future results are discussed in the Partnership’s Annual Report on Form 10-K and other documents filed from time to time with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Partnership undertakes no obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statement to reflect new information or events.


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.



Energy Transfer Operating, L.P.






Energy Transfer Partners GP, L.P.,

its general partner






Energy Transfer Partners, L.L.C.,

its general partner


Date: September 25, 2019




/s/ Thomas E. Long




Thomas E. Long




Chief Financial Officer