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Special Opportunities: MLP IPOs

By Elliott H. Gue on Feb. 25, 2014

Paying attention to the pipeline of prospective master limited partnerships (MLP) gives savvy investors an opportunity to lock in high yields on names that offer the best upside potential.

MLPs often outperform in their early years, as their smaller asset bases make it easier to move the needle on cash flow and distribution growth.

The Push for US Crude-Oil Exports

By Elliott H. Gue on Jan. 2, 2014

Expect to read and hear more about the push to export domestically produced crude in the new year, especially with independent producers reportedly ramping up their lobbying efforts. 

As we’ve seen in the past, investors who take a measured view of the situation and keep a level head will be best-positioned to profit.

Don’t Follow Warren Buffett’s Lead on ExxonMobil

By Elliott H. Gue on Dec. 13, 2013

On Nov. 14, 2013, Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway disclosed a position of more than 40 million shares in ExxonMobil Corp, an investment worth about $3.8 billion at the stock’s current quote. This massive investment made headlines, but individuals looking to invest in an integrated oil company have better options.

Blue-Chip MLPs’ Outlook for North American Energy Markets

By Elliott H. Gue on Dec. 2, 2013

We look to commentary from the management teams at two of the largest MLPs for insights into the direction of North American commodity prices and emerging opportunities throughout the energy value chain.