MLP Profits

For more than two decades Roger Conrad has scoured the earth to help his followers make millions from the best income investments available. Today, Roger insists no income investor should overlook Master Limited Partnerships, because yields are high and capital gains are soaring—some than...
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Buy Alert: Energy Transfer Equity (ETE)

Buy: Energy Transfer Equity (ETE) Energy Transfer Equity (ETE) is the general partner of the largest and most diversified MLP family. ETE has minimal exposure to low oil prices, which in fact work to the advantage of the large and growing fuel distribution and operations...
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Williams Companies (WMB)

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%...
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MarkWest Energy Partners (MWE)

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...
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Crestwood Midstream Partners (CMLP)

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...
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EQT Midstream Partners (EQM)

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...
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“Tapering” Wallops Income Investments

Last month was a lousy month for most yield-focused investments, including both fixed-income securities like bonds and high-yield instruments like MLPs and REITs. The ostensible reason was the Fed’s suggestion that it might start “tapering” off its asset purchases and allow interest rates rise...
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Boardwalk Pipeline Partners LP (BWP)

April 25 Dividend Digest Daily Alert Today MLP Profits Editor Roger Conrad recommends a nearly 7%-yielding energy MLP. “Boardwalk Pipeline Partners LP (BWP $31 NYSE) is an owner and operator of transportation, storage, gathering and processing infrastructure with a focus on natural gas and related liquids. Like most energy...
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Suburban Propane Partners LP (SPH)

In today’s Daily Alert, MLP Profits Co-Editor David Dittman recommends a propane MLP (master limited partnership) currently yielding over 8%. “For the October to December 2012 period, residential propane prices averaged $2.40 per gallon, down 14.9% from $2.82 per gallon during the same period calendar...
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How to Invest Like an Income Investor

Have dividend-paying stocks become too popular? Mark Deschaine recently asked just that in Deschaine & Company’s Viewpoint, which has long focused on dividend-paying stocks: “In a world of zero interest rates and another mediocre year for stocks, dividends are garnering more investor and press attention. a..
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How to Invest in MLPs

MLPs are easy to buy and sell; they trade on major exchanges just like regular stocks, and usually cost the same to trade. But how do you invest in them? There are restrictions on what kind of enterprises can receive MLP treatment: their business...
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Western Gas Partners L.P. (WES)

Today's recommendation is an MLP, or master limited partnership, that isn't the highest-yielding (which is usually why investors buy MLPs) but has lots of other things going for it. Here's the recommendation, from MLP Profits: "Far too many investors ignore Western Gas Partners L.P. (WES) because the yield...
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Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (EPD)

“Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (EPD – yield 4.80%) is the largest master limited partnership (MLP) in America. In total, the partnership owns more than 50,000 miles of pipelines (enough to circle the planet twice) used to carry natural gas, oil, natural gas liquids refined...
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Invest Like a Dividend Investor

I began writing this dividend-focused edition of Investment of the Week in response to demand: all our surveys and other evidence show increasing interest in dividend-paying stocks. Other analysts have noticed the trend as well; I've even seen some of our experts calling the...
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Three Yields for Current Conditions

The market was only open for three-and-a-half days last week, and it still managed to lose approximately 5% of its value. I don't have to tell you that's not good. I've been discussing the overall market a lot lately (if you didn't catch last market...
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