The following video is a segment from Wednesday's Energy Roundup, in which Motley Fool energy analysts Joel South and Taylor Muckerman dig deep into the biggest stories facing energy investors today.

In this segment, ONEOK (NYSE:OKE) has had a fantastic week on news that it will be splitting off its natural gas distribution business. Joel tells us why this is a great move for the company and what investors can expect from the two separate businesses going forward.

Joel South and Taylor Muckerman have no position in any stocks mentioned. The Motley Fool recommends ONEOK and ONEOK Partners. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.