eastunder Monday, 06/27/16 12:35:10 PM Re: eastunder post# 185 Post # of 226 Williams shares drop after judge backs Energy Transfer in merger dispute Published: June 24, 2016 6:00 p.m. ET Shares of Williams Cos. WMB, -3.05% dropped in the extended session Friday after a Delaware judge sided with Energy Transfer Equity LP ETE, +1.30% on backing out of a proposed merger. Williams shares fell 6.8% to $19.86 on heavy volume after hours, while shares of Williams Partners LP WPZ, -5.28% slipped 3.2% to $32.96. Shares of Energy Transfer equity jumped 8.1% to $14.95. In a statement, Williams said it will "take appropriate actions to enforce its rights" under the merger agreement, and recommended that shareholders still vote in favor of the merger on Monday. "Then there was a woman, a lion of a woman."