Igor Greenwald is chief investment strategist of MLP Profits and managing editor of The Energy Strategist. He also serves as an investment analyst at Personal Finance. Igor served as a financial columnist and has also worked as a newspaper editor, foreign correspondent and online producer. He was born in Ukraine, educated at Georgetown University and lives in Massachusetts.
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This pharma company’s stock was recently upgraded to ‘Buy’ by Argus. Zacks Research reports that earnings estimates for the company have risen 7.7% in the last 60 days.
This energy company has a history of raising its dividends every year. Its current dividend yield is 2.5%, paid quarterly.
from The Energy Strategist
UGI (UGI) is a midstream business even more heavily focused on end-users, deriving roughly a third of its income from Pennsylvania...
This oil refiner had a great quarter, with profits up 27%, handily beating analyst estimates.
Valero Energy (VLO)
from Energy Strategist
Energy stocks have been red-hot of late, leading the stock market toward new records even as surging domestic production adds to the crude glut on Gulf...
This global oil company has fought its way back from near-disaster. The company is planning to increase share buybacks and its shares currently yield 4.7%, paid quarterly.
BP plc (BP)
from The Energy Strategist
BP plc (BP) has come a long way in the last two largely...
Today’s recommendation is a Tulsa, Oklahoma-based energy company that offers a high-yielding (currently around 4%) way to play the MLP-dominated American energy sector without the headaches of investing directly in an MLP. Plus, this growth-oriented income investment is expected to hike its dividend 20%...
Today’s recommendation is a growth-oriented MLP that is the leading processor of natural gas, NGLs and crude oil in the Marcellus region. The company recently entered a joint venture that will hopefully make it a leading company in the Utica shale as well. Greenwald...
Igor Greenwald and Jason Burack of MLP Profits recently upgraded Crestwood Midstream Partners to Buy for its strong yield and aggressive plans for increasing distributions. Crestwood is a publicly-traded MLP that owns and operates midstream assets in energy plays all over the United Midstream...
In today’s Daily Alert, MLP Profits Analyst Igor Greenwald recommends an NYSE-listed master limited partnership (MLP) that currently yields 3.4% but has both distribution growth and capital appreciation potential. He’s also issuing a sell alert on a previously recommended MLP fund.
Remember to consider tax...
Kayne Anderson Energy Total Return Fund (KYE)
from MLP Profits, recommended around $28 on November 10, 2010.
KYE jumped 4% in the last month, and continues to offer a 6.5% yield based on distributions that have remained flat since 2008. But instead of continuing to recommend closed-end...
Sell Alert: Nabors Industries Ltd. (NBR)
NBR was recommended by The Energy Strategist at $19.94 in Investment Digest issue 707, dated November 16, 2011.
“We’re selling Nabors Industries (NBR, NYSE) from The Energy Strategist’s Aggressive Portfolio following the latest profit warning and on renewed evidence the...
JOY was recommended by The Energy Strategist at $76.32 in Investment Digest issue 684, dated December 1, 2010.
“We are selling Joy Global, Inc. (JOY, NYSE). JOY has continued to sink, giving every indication that it’s a value trap rather than a bargain at current...
In today’s Daily Alert The Energy Strategist editor Igor Greenwald recommends
picking up this soaring play on the Eagle Ford Shale while you can get it below his
“In 1999, Enron Oil & Gas Company was spun off from Enron as EOG
Resources (EOG $137 Today,...