IDR elimination has been the latest trend in MLP simplification. The value investors (and GPs) place on them depends on the individual company and its outlook. Sometimes free is the right price.
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) is in a transition period. With new leadership, new nominees, and new projects to approve, we’ll talk about what this means for midstream business.
What Happened Last Week in MLPs: Consolidation and Simplification Highlights the Waning Importance of Dropdown Stories
Having a strong sponsor and dropdown story are no longer enough to outperform in the MLP space. As announcements by DPM and MPLX highlight, IDR elimination is what everyone wants to see.
Today we look how many MLPs in the AMZ and AMZI grew, maintained, or cut distributions in 3Q 2016.
While fractionation is a fee-based business, midstream investors should understand that there is no such thing as a fractionation-only MLP. If you fractionate, you typically also have a gathering and...
Without midstream, upstream companies would find their oil and gas stranded in the field. These companies not only appreciate multiple midstream options, but they often go so far as to own an MLP GP.