EPD : Analysis & Opinions

  1. The Powerful Play In Propane (APU, EPD, NGLS, SPH, FGP, SXL)

    February 26, 2014
    While traditionally not a glamorous business, propane processing and distribution is quickly turning into a major growth ...
  2. The Marcellus Keeps On Paying Dividends

    November 12, 2013
    For investors, the Marcellus Shale continues to pay benefits. The region’s production continues to rise, leading to plenty ...
  3. Williams Companies And Other MLPs Favored by Credit Suisse

    August 2, 2013
    A new report from Credit Suisse not only recommends buying shares, but also increased the firm's price targets on some ...
  4. Williams Companies and Other Energy Stocks Worth a Look Now

    May 22, 2013
    The National Association of Publicly Traded Partnerships (NAPTP) is holding its investor conference this week. And there ...
  5. Plains All Posts Mixed Results - Analyst Blog

    February 7, 2013
    Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. (PAA) announced fourth-quarter 2012 pro forma earnings of $1.01 per unit, beating the ...
  6. NuStar Earnings Short of Estimate - Analyst Blog

    February 4, 2013
    San Antonio-based publicly traded partnership NuStar Energy L.P. (NS) announced weak fourth quarter profits, hamstrung by ...
  7. More MLP ETF Competition: iPath Debuts IMLP - ETF News And Commentary

    January 7, 2013
    With the fiscal cliff solved and dividend tax rates still at relatively favorable levels, some might have thought that demand ...
  8. Enterprise Products Partners and Other Big Movers In Utilities ...

    January 2, 2013
    The market is on the rise this morning. The Nasdaq has moved up 2.3%; the S&P 500 is up 1.8%; and the Dow has climbed 1.9%. ...
  9. The Top 10 Stocks for 2013

    December 19, 2012
    I told you a few days ago that it's our most popular piece of annual research. Literally hundreds of thousands of investors ...
  10. Enterprise Products Partners Among Utilities' Biggest Movers ...

    November 16, 2012
    The market is having a bad day so far. The Nasdaq has decreased 1%; the S&P 500 has declined 0.6%; and the Dow is down 0.8%. ...
  11. Utilities Stocks, Including Enterprise Products Partners, Making ...

    October 26, 2012
    This morning's trading has marked a bad day for the market so far. The Nasdaq has slipped 0.1%; the S&P 500 has fallen 0.2%; ...
  12. Plains Retained at Outperform - Analyst Blog

    July 23, 2012
    We reiterate our Outperform recommendation on Plains All American Pipeline L.P. (PAA) given its steady increase in cash distribution, ...
  13. Can You Beat These High Dividend ETFs? - Investment Ideas

    July 20, 2012
    With today's low interest rate environment, current income has been hard to come by. Yields on the benchmark 10 year Treasury ...
  14. UBS Continues Expansion in MLP ETF World, Launches AMU - ETF ...

    July 19, 2012
    Over the past few years, MLP investing has become extremely popular. A variety of investors are looking for options in the ...
  15. UBS Adds Its Own Alerian MLP ETN (AMU)

    July 19, 2012
    UBS made another addition to its lineup of MLP ETNs this week, debuting a product that will be linked to the same index underlying ...
  16. ETP Closes Unit Offering - Analyst Blog

    July 9, 2012
    Dallas, Texas-based Energy Transfer Partners L.P. (ETP) announced the closure of its previously announced public offering. ...
  17. ETP to Raise Fresh Capital - Analyst Blog

    June 29, 2012
    Dallas, Texas-based Energy Transfer Partners L.P. (ETP) has commenced a public offering of 13,500,000 common units representing ...
  18. Biggest Utilities Sector Movers for June 27, 2012

    June 27, 2012
    The market has been doing well after the morning's trading. The Nasdaq has moved up 0.7%; the S&P 500 has risen 0.7%; and ...
  19. A New MLP ETF

    June 22, 2012
    Master limited partnerships (MLPs) have soared in popularity among investors over the past five to seven years and it's easy ...
  20. Biggest Utilities Sector Movers for June 20, 2012

    June 20, 2012
    Currently, the Nasdaq has increased 0.1%, the S&P 500 has decreased 0.1% and the Dow is unchanged. The utilities sector is ...
  21. Plains All American Beats Overall - Analyst Blog

    May 8, 2012
    Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. (PAA) announced first-quarter 2012 operating earnings of $1.58 per unit, ahead of the ...
  22. Enterprise Tops Earnings, Lags Rev - Analyst Blog

    May 3, 2012
    Enterprise Tops Earnings, Lags Rev - Analyst Blog
  23. Pipeline Plans Are A Big Win For The Oil Sands

    April 16, 2012
    The recent pipeline moves by Enbridge and its partners will undoubtedly benefit those producers in Canada’s oil sands region. ...
  24. Regency Energy Partners Growth Plans

    April 10, 2012
    Regency Energy Partners has budgeted hundreds of millions in capital for various growth projects in 2012. The company is ...
  25. Swift Energy Pursues The Olmos Play

    April 3, 2012
    Swift Energy is developing the Olmos formation on its acreage in south Texas, as the company looks to grow production by ...
  26. Kirby Not Just Floating Along

    December 8, 2011
    Kirby is a great mix of stability and growth potential.
  27. Natural Gas: A 10-Year Makeover For The Energy Sector

    December 7, 2011
    It's not a curious novelty any longer. Investors need to start thinking about natural gas as something above and beyond crude ...
  28. Big News For The Seaway Pipeline

    November 30, 2011
    Enbridge’s purchase and reversal of the Seaway pipeline could be big for WTI oil prices and U.S. energy investors.
  29. Prime Picks In Pipelines

    October 17, 2011
    Pipeline firms' slow and steady nature makes them ideal picks in this volatile market.
  30. NuStar Energy Sets Up For Growth

    October 4, 2011
    NuStar Energy expects EBITDA to be flat in 2011, but it will continue to invest to generate growth off the increase in oil ...
  31. MarkWest Energy Partners Moving Forward In Marcellus Shale

    September 14, 2011
    MarkWest Energy Partners, L.P. is a leader in the midstream and pipeline operations needed to accommodate rising production ...
  32. 6 'Liquid Glamours' for a Choppy Market

    August 5, 2011
    Professional investor Kevin Marder notes that some high-profile growth names with good liquidity have held up well amid market ...
  33. Oiltanking Partners, L.P. Goes Public

    July 26, 2011
    Oiltanking Partners, L.P. recently finished its initial public offering and plans to take advantage of anticipated growth ...
  34. Haynesville Shale Sees Midstream Investment

    December 7, 2010
    Natural gas may be out of favor, but the Haynesville Shale is booming with development as exploration and production companies ...
  35. 3 Overlooked MLPs

    July 27, 2010
    These three Master Limited Partnerships offer great income and capital appreciation to investors.
  36. Big Dividends In Large Caps

    May 13, 2010
    It may be the opportune time for investors willing to take on a little bit more risk.
  37. Dividends And Earnings Growth In Energy And Technology

    April 30, 2010
    Dividend-paying stocks are good, but what about earnings growth? These stocks have both.
  38. Big Dividends In Oil And Gas

    March 8, 2010
    If you are playing the recovery with commodity stocks, don't miss these oil and gas opportunities.
  39. The Profit's In The Pipeline

    August 3, 2009
    The utilities industry offers attractive yields and has recently found favour with the investing public.
  40. Shale Plays Gone Wild - The Barnett

    April 3, 2009
    The Barnett shale is the mother of North American shale plays, and even with low natural gas prices, it's worth a look.
  41. Magellan Midstream Partners Worth Exploring

    December 2, 2008
    This oil & gas MLP has increased dividends for 30 consecutive quarters. It may be one of the few safe plays in energy right ...
  42. Oneok May Be The One

    December 1, 2008
    Oneok stable cash flows make it a safer place to ride out the bear market.
  43. Energy Transport MLPs Rated To Recover

    July 23, 2008
    Several research firms have turned bullish on the energy sector's beaten-down master-limited partnerships. Learn why.
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