Maui Land & Pineapple (MLP) announced that the NYSE has asked them to explain the reason for the big-time movement in MLP stock. Dubbing it “unusual trading activity,” the NYSE asked MLP to response via press release, …
The plunge in energy prices had been a welcome relief to consumers, but for shareholders of energy companies, it has been a debacle. The energy master limited partnership (MLP) space has been absolutely eviscerated. Since August …
The change would largely benefit owners of private businesses, but U.S. stock market investors holding shares of master limited partnerships, or MLPs, would receive the same treatment. MLPs build the pipelines and storage tanks and are a …
Ordinary investors with a stomach for risk can play too, with master limited partnerships, or MLPs, a kind of fund traded in "units" like a stock. Focus on oil and gas. While MLPs can be set up in various industries, the vast majority of the …
When investing in MLPs or REITs, it is very important to understand the price of the stock can fluctuate in value. MLPs or REITs are considered more volatile and riskier than fixed-income investments. When selecting an MLP or a REIT, if the …
MLPs confer tax breaks, too. About 80% of distributions typically consist of return of capital and 20% represent ordinary income, says Chiaro. Although investors may owe tax on the ordinary income, the return of capital is tax-deferred until …
For example, due to their structure, MLPs often pay out a higher dividend than they actually earn by issuing more stock and debt, which can lead to disaster. Sure enough, the number of MLPs with a distribution-coverage ratio below 1 — …
Randall C Barnes , Insider of Fiduciary/Claymore MLP Opportunity Fund (NYSE:FMO) reportedly Bought 5,000 shares …
Given all the media attention to the North American oil and gas boom – and the demand for pipelines between U.S. shale plays and crude markets – it’s easy for investors to rush into the snares of an unfamiliar energy stock. MLPs can be …
"There should be an almost immediate bounce (in price) once the proposal is solid. It should create more demand for MLP stock in general. But beyond an immediate bounce, it all goes back to how their businesses are doing.” Even with their …