If you are looking for an investment vehicle with current high yield, favorable tax treatment, and a connection to the growing U.S. energy industry, look no further than MLPs and MLP funds. More
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Master Limited Partnerships, or MLPs, are partnerships that are traded on the open market. Often businesses open as MLPs to gain the tax privileges of partnerships and the liquidity of publically traded companies. The MLP market is growing at a very fast pace and investors are only beginning to reap the dividends. Two MLPs with the highest potential to succeed are Breitburn Energy Partners (NASDAQ:BBEP) and Shell Midstream (NYSE:SHLX).
Kinder Morgan announced another knock-out quarter for KMI stock. But the best times could still be ahead. More
Other large MLPs could follow KMI's lead, absorbing MLPs back into one company. Should investors be worried? More
Kinder Morgan is making a play for its master limited partnerships, KMP and EPB. Here's what it means for holders of either, as well as KMI stock. More