US LNG Exports: The Who, What, Where of Projects and Why China Relations Matter

US LNG Exports: The Who, What, Where of Projects and Why China Relations Matter

Today, we revisit US LNG exports. What projects are starting up in 2019-2020? What projects have been green lighted for construction or are nearing the start of construction? What about the impact of...
Do I Have to Worry About UBTI If I Own an MLP ETF in an IRA?

Do I Have to Worry About UBTI If I Own an MLP ETF in an IRA?

Today we discuss UBTI, UBIT, and how they affect MLP investing.
SCOOP and STACK, Bend and Snap

SCOOP and STACK, Bend and Snap

You may have heard others mention the SCOOP and STACK and assumed they were talking about a late night dinner at iHop consisting of a scoop of ice cream and a stack of pancakes. Unfortunately, the SCO...
What the New Tax Law Means for MLPs in 2018

What the New Tax Law Means for MLPs in 2018

01/30/18
If you’re a US taxpayer, chances are you’ve used a handy online calculator to estimate the dollar impact of the new tax bill on your paycheck. Unfortunately, we haven’t been able to find or build the...
By the Numbers: A Comprehensive List of MLPs and Their Credit Ratings

By the Numbers: A Comprehensive List of MLPs and Their Credit Ratings

07/16/15
Only 19 MLPs currently have an investment grade credit rating, but they make up 62% of the total market cap. Here’s why that is, along with which companies are a stone’s throw away from making the (in...
The Shortcomings of MLP Valuation Shortcuts (and the Work Necessary to Find Real Value)

The Shortcomings of MLP Valuation Shortcuts (and the Work Necessary to Find Real Value)

03/10/16
With access to a financial data terminal, nearly anyone can call up hundreds of valuation metrics for thousands of stocks. A generation ago, this process would have taken months to compute by hand. Ho...
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