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The investment seeks total return primarily through investments in equity securities of publicly traded master limited partnerships and limited liability companies taxed as partnerships ("MLPs"). Under normal market conditions, the fund will invest not less than 80% of its assets in equity securities of MLPs in the energy infrastructure sector. It is non-diversified.

Market Cap: 657 Million

Primary Exchange: NYSE Arca

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Shares Outstanding: 74.2 Million

Float: 74.2 Million

Dividend: 2.08 (23.48%)

Beta: 0.0

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Short Interest (): 0

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Longest drawdown: 1186 trading days

From: 2014-10-02 To: 2019-06-12

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AMZA: The Setup To The Third Distribution Cut

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-06-07 05:18:16:000

When we last talked about the InfraCap MLP ETF (AMZA), we left with the message that: Still, if we have seen a bottom (finally) for the MLP sector, AMZA by use of its leverage could perhaps outperform the index. That said, we expect options to hinder, rather than help its performance. … read more...

AMZA: The Setup To The Third Distribution Cut

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-06-07 05:18:16:000

When we last talked about the InfraCap MLP ETF (AMZA), we left with the message that: Still, if we have seen a bottom (finally) for the MLP sector, AMZA by use of its leverage could perhaps outperform the index. That said, we expect options to hinder, rather than help its performance. … read more...

AMZA: The Setup To The Third Distribution Cut

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-06-07 05:18:16:000

When we last talked about the InfraCap MLP ETF (AMZA), we left with the message that: Still, if we have seen a bottom (finally) for the MLP sector, AMZA by use of its leverage could perhaps outperform the index. That said, we expect options to hinder, rather than help its performance. … read more...

AMZA: The Setup To The Third Distribution Cut

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-06-07 05:18:16:000

When we last talked about the InfraCap MLP ETF (AMZA), we left with the message that: Still, if we have seen a bottom (finally) for the MLP sector, AMZA by use of its leverage could perhaps outperform the index. That said, we expect options to hinder, rather than help its performance. … read more...

AMZA: The Setup To The Third Distribution Cut

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-06-07 05:18:16:000

When we last talked about the InfraCap MLP ETF (AMZA), we left with the message that: Still, if we have seen a bottom (finally) for the MLP sector, AMZA by use of its leverage could perhaps outperform the index. That said, we expect options to hinder, rather than help its performance. … read more...

Summer Song

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-06-03 09:57:51:000

In summer, the song sings itself --The Botticellian Trees, William Carlos Williams, 1931 The summer is getting off to a disharmonious start in 2019. Following a relentless +26% rally from Christmas Eve through the end of April, the S&P 500 Index turned cold in May… read more...

Summer Song

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-06-03 09:57:51:000

In summer, the song sings itself --The Botticellian Trees, William Carlos Williams, 1931 The summer is getting off to a disharmonious start in 2019. Following a relentless +26% rally from Christmas Eve through the end of April, the S&P 500 Index turned cold in May… read more...

Summer Song

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-06-03 09:57:51:000

In summer, the song sings itself --The Botticellian Trees, William Carlos Williams, 1931 The summer is getting off to a disharmonious start in 2019. Following a relentless +26% rally from Christmas Eve through the end of April, the S&P 500 Index turned cold in May… read more...

Your June MoPay Dividends From 95 U.S. Equities And 80 Funds

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-06-03 02:56:55:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Brokers Estimated Top Ten MoPay Equities To Net 18.97% to 84.81% Gains By June 2020 Three of the ten top-yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart below) were verified as being among the top-ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst one-year target price… read more...

Your June MoPay Dividends From 95 U.S. Equities And 80 Funds

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-06-03 02:56:55:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Brokers Estimated Top Ten MoPay Equities To Net 18.97% to 84.81% Gains By June 2020 Three of the ten top-yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart below) were verified as being among the top-ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst one-year target price… read more...

Your June MoPay Dividends From 95 U.S. Equities And 80 Funds

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-06-03 02:56:55:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Brokers Estimated Top Ten MoPay Equities To Net 18.97% to 84.81% Gains By June 2020 Three of the ten top-yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart below) were verified as being among the top-ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst one-year target price… read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Declares Monthly Distribution

via: PR Newswire at 2019-05-17 14:33:00:000

NEW YORK , May 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) (the "Fund") has declared a monthly distribution of $0.08 ( $0.96 per share on an annualized basis). The dividend will be paid May 29, 2019 to shareholders of record as of the close of business May 21, 2… read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Declares Monthly Distribution

via: PR Newswire at 2019-05-17 14:33:00:000

NEW YORK , May 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) (the "Fund") has declared a monthly distribution of $0.08 ( $0.96 per share on an annualized basis). The dividend will be paid May 29, 2019 to shareholders of record as of the close of business May 21, 2… read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Declares Monthly Distribution

via: PR Newswire at 2019-05-17 14:33:00:000

NEW YORK , May 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) (the "Fund") has declared a monthly distribution of $0.08 ( $0.96 per share on an annualized basis). The dividend will be paid May 29, 2019 to shareholders of record as of the close of business May 21, 2… read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Declares Monthly Distribution

via: PR Newswire at 2019-05-17 14:33:00:000

NEW YORK , May 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) (the "Fund") has declared a monthly distribution of $0.08 ( $0.96 per share on an annualized basis). The dividend will be paid May 29, 2019 to shareholders of record as of the close of business May 21, 2… read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Declares Monthly Distribution

via: PR Newswire at 2019-05-17 14:33:00:000

NEW YORK , May 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) (the "Fund") has declared a monthly distribution of $0.08 ( $0.96 per share on an annualized basis). The dividend will be paid May 29, 2019 to shareholders of record as of the close of business May 21, 2… read more...

The Best Way To Gain Commodity Exposure In Your Portfolio

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-15 11:03:35:000

Investment Thesis Commodities contribute diversification and can significantly increase a portfolio's return. However, the menu of commodity funds is colorful, the funds themselves can be vastly different from each other, and not all of them invest in the actual commodity itself. I tend to p… read more...

The Best Way To Gain Commodity Exposure In Your Portfolio

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-15 11:03:35:000

Investment Thesis Commodities contribute diversification and can significantly increase a portfolio's return. However, the menu of commodity funds is colorful, the funds themselves can be vastly different from each other, and not all of them invest in the actual commodity itself. I tend to p… read more...

The Best Way To Gain Commodity Exposure In Your Portfolio

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-15 11:03:35:000

Investment Thesis Commodities contribute diversification and can significantly increase a portfolio's return. However, the menu of commodity funds is colorful, the funds themselves can be vastly different from each other, and not all of them invest in the actual commodity itself. I tend to p… read more...

Dogcatcher Reader Favorites (And Rogues) In Equities And Funds From April 16 To May 10

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-14 11:24:44:000

Reader Selections Since May 2017, any dividend-paying stock mentioned in a message, e-mail, or comment to the author is fair game for a reader favorite listing in this series of articles. Thus, it is possible that only rogues and discontinued, or dreadful, doubtful dividend issues may appe… read more...

Evaluating My Own Investment Decisions: InfraCap MLP ETF

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-13 07:57:06:000

Investment Thesis I currently hold positions in the InfraCap MLP ETF ( AMZA ). As of the market close on 05/10/2019, my AMZA positions are down 22.35% in the aggregate. My contention is that the original decision to purchase this ETF based on its yield was fundamentally flawed, that AMZA is … read more...

BPL: What Does Buckeye's Buyout Mean For MLPs And Midstream?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-12 04:46:25:000

Buckeye Partners (BPL) announced this May 10 morning that it has agreed to be acquired by IFM Investors for $41.50 per unit in an all-cash deal expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2019 subject to customary closing conditions. The proposed acquisition price represents a 27.5% premi… read more...

An Overview Of Infrastructure And Master Limited Partnerships

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-09 01:05:28:000

Posted by Walter Davis, Alternatives Investment Strategist on May 7, 2019, in Alternatives Part 2 in a series focusing on different types of alternative investments Infrastructure is a topic that has been in the news consistently over the past year. Importantly, everyone seem… read more...

An Overview Of Infrastructure And Master Limited Partnerships

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-09 01:05:28:000

Posted by Walter Davis, Alternatives Investment Strategist on May 7, 2019, in Alternatives Part 2 in a series focusing on different types of alternative investments Infrastructure is a topic that has been in the news consistently over the past year. Importantly, everyone seem… read more...

An Overview Of Infrastructure And Master Limited Partnerships

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-09 01:05:28:000

Posted by Walter Davis, Alternatives Investment Strategist on May 7, 2019, in Alternatives Part 2 in a series focusing on different types of alternative investments Infrastructure is a topic that has been in the news consistently over the past year. Importantly, everyone seem… read more...

Your Monthly-Paid Dividends From 96 U.S. May Equities And 80 Funds

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-06 18:19:31:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Brokers Believed Top Ten MoPay Equities To Net 13.2% to 71.02% Gains By May 2020 Five of the ten top-yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the top-ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst one-year target prices. T… read more...

Your Monthly-Paid Dividends From 96 U.S. May Equities And 80 Funds

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-06 18:19:31:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Brokers Believed Top Ten MoPay Equities To Net 13.2% to 71.02% Gains By May 2020 Five of the ten top-yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the top-ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst one-year target prices. T… read more...

More Diversifiers For A 15%+ Interest Rate Sensitive Current Yield Portfolio

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-01 05:01:21:000

Diversifying a Portfolio with Significant Interest Rate Risk Many investors hold balanced portfolios consisting of both bonds and stocks. The logic behind this type of diversification is that there are some economic scenarios where stocks do better than bonds and other scenarios where bond… read more...

More Diversifiers For A 15%+ Interest Rate Sensitive Current Yield Portfolio

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-01 05:01:21:000

Diversifying a Portfolio with Significant Interest Rate Risk Many investors hold balanced portfolios consisting of both bonds and stocks. The logic behind this type of diversification is that there are some economic scenarios where stocks do better than bonds and other scenarios where bond… read more...

More Diversifiers For A 15%+ Interest Rate Sensitive Current Yield Portfolio

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-01 05:01:21:000

Diversifying a Portfolio with Significant Interest Rate Risk Many investors hold balanced portfolios consisting of both bonds and stocks. The logic behind this type of diversification is that there are some economic scenarios where stocks do better than bonds and other scenarios where bond… read more...

Closed-End Fund Analysis: Cornerstone Strategic Value Fund, Inc.

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-24 09:02:42:000

In this article, I will analyze a closed-end fund ((CEF)) that does not have much recent coverage on Seeking Alpha: Cornerstone Strategic Value Fund, Inc. (CLM). This is a fund that I once held myself because of its generous dividend and the favorable tax treatment of its dividends. After high… read more...

Closed-End Fund Analysis: Cornerstone Strategic Value Fund, Inc.

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-24 09:02:42:000

In this article, I will analyze a closed-end fund ((CEF)) that does not have much recent coverage on Seeking Alpha: Cornerstone Strategic Value Fund, Inc. (CLM). This is a fund that I once held myself because of its generous dividend and the favorable tax treatment of its dividends. After high… read more...

Closed-End Fund Analysis: Cornerstone Strategic Value Fund, Inc.

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-24 09:02:42:000

In this article, I will analyze a closed-end fund ((CEF)) that does not have much recent coverage on Seeking Alpha: Cornerstone Strategic Value Fund, Inc. (CLM). This is a fund that I once held myself because of its generous dividend and the favorable tax treatment of its dividends. After high… read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Declares Monthly Distribution

via: PR Newswire at 2019-04-18 12:25:00:000

NEW YORK , April 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) (the "Fund") has declared a monthly distribution of $0.08 ( $0.96 per share on an annualized basis). The dividend will be paid April 30, 2019 to shareholders of record as of the close of business… read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Declares Monthly Distribution

via: PR Newswire at 2019-04-18 12:25:00:000

NEW YORK , April 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) (the "Fund") has declared a monthly distribution of $0.08 ( $0.96 per share on an annualized basis). The dividend will be paid April 30, 2019 to shareholders of record as of the close of business… read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Declares Monthly Distribution

via: PR Newswire at 2019-04-18 12:25:00:000

NEW YORK , April 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) (the "Fund") has declared a monthly distribution of $0.08 ( $0.96 per share on an annualized basis). The dividend will be paid April 30, 2019 to shareholders of record as of the close of business… read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Declares Monthly Distribution

via: PR Newswire at 2019-04-18 12:25:00:000

NEW YORK , April 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) (the "Fund") has declared a monthly distribution of $0.08 ( $0.96 per share on an annualized basis). The dividend will be paid April 30, 2019 to shareholders of record as of the close of business… read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Declares Monthly Distribution

via: PR Newswire at 2019-04-18 12:25:00:000

NEW YORK , April 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) (the "Fund") has declared a monthly distribution of $0.08 ( $0.96 per share on an annualized basis). The dividend will be paid April 30, 2019 to shareholders of record as of the close of business… read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Declares Monthly Distribution

via: PR Newswire at 2019-04-18 12:25:00:000

NEW YORK , April 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) (the "Fund") has declared a monthly distribution of $0.08 ( $0.96 per share on an annualized basis). The dividend will be paid April 30, 2019 to shareholders of record as of the close of business… read more...

Dog Catcher's 94 Monthly Pay Dividend Equities And 80 Funds For April

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-15 18:49:11:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Predicted Top Ten MoPay Equities to Net 13% to 74.39% Gains By April 2020 Six of the ten top-yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the top-ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst one-year target prices. … read more...

Dog Catcher's 94 Monthly Pay Dividend Equities And 80 Funds For April

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-15 18:49:11:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Predicted Top Ten MoPay Equities to Net 13% to 74.39% Gains By April 2020 Six of the ten top-yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the top-ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst one-year target prices. … read more...

An Overview Of The Master Limited Partnership ETF Universe

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-12 13:50:09:000

Master Limited Partnerships (MLPs) are a valuable addition to investment portfolios and provide several benefits, including diversification and return enhancement. For passive investors and those concerned with diversification, there are several ETFs available that provide broad access to this… read more...

An Overview Of The Master Limited Partnership ETF Universe

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-12 13:50:09:000

Master Limited Partnerships (MLPs) are a valuable addition to investment portfolios and provide several benefits, including diversification and return enhancement. For passive investors and those concerned with diversification, there are several ETFs available that provide broad access to this… read more...

An Overview Of The Master Limited Partnership ETF Universe

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-12 13:50:09:000

Master Limited Partnerships (MLPs) are a valuable addition to investment portfolios and provide several benefits, including diversification and return enhancement. For passive investors and those concerned with diversification, there are several ETFs available that provide broad access to this… read more...

An Overview Of The Master Limited Partnership ETF Universe

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-12 13:50:09:000

Master Limited Partnerships (MLPs) are a valuable addition to investment portfolios and provide several benefits, including diversification and return enhancement. For passive investors and those concerned with diversification, there are several ETFs available that provide broad access to this… read more...

+14% Yield, Access To A Private MLP And Rising NAV: Center Coast MLP & Infra Fund

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-11 05:17:40:000

Co-produced with Rida Morwa of High Dividend Opportunities. Investment Thesis Center Coast MLP & Infrastructure Fund ( CEN ) offers a covered monthly distribution payment to investors. Focused on MLPs and infrastructure, it allows investors of all stripes to benefit from the ML… read more...

Income Factory Comes Roaring Back In 1st Quarter (Widows And Orphans Are Happy, Too)

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-10 04:27:16:000

Our Savvy Senior Income Factory started off strong in 2019, recovering all the ground lost in 2018 (in terms of total return, which was minus 9.8% last year) and then some, as it continued to produce its "river of cash" at an 11.5% weighted average distribution rate. Meanwhile most of its… read more...

AMZA Should Be Able To Raise Its Distribution, Part II

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-04 12:28:37:000

The InfraCap MLP ETF (AMZA) holds some of the top midstream companies in North America in its portfolio, nine of which were analyzed in my previous articles on AMZA. In this article, we will dive even deeper into AMZA's holdings, now covering EnLink ( ENLC ), since it was the ninth to tent… read more...

AMZA Should Be Able To Raise Its Distribution, Part II

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-04 12:28:37:000

The InfraCap MLP ETF (AMZA) holds some of the top midstream companies in North America in its portfolio, nine of which were analyzed in my previous articles on AMZA. In this article, we will dive even deeper into AMZA's holdings, now covering EnLink ( ENLC ), since it was the ninth to tent… read more...

AMZA Should Be Able To Raise Its Distribution, Part II

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-04 12:28:37:000

The InfraCap MLP ETF (AMZA) holds some of the top midstream companies in North America in its portfolio, nine of which were analyzed in my previous articles on AMZA. In this article, we will dive even deeper into AMZA's holdings, now covering EnLink ( ENLC ), since it was the ninth to tent… read more...

Infracap Preferred Stock ETF: Enhanced Defensive Monthly Income

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-03 08:08:02:000

InfraCap, the company that produces the highly popular leveraged monthly-distribution-paying MLP ETF ( AMZA ), also has a leveraged ETF that holds preferred stock ( PFFA ). PFFA employs broad diversification, holding more than 100 preferred securities issued by U.S. companies with market c… read more...

AMZA Should Be Able To Raise Its Distribution

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-02 16:04:28:000

The InfraCap MLP ETF ( AMZA ) holds some of the top midstream companies in North America in its portfolio, eight of which were analyzed in my previous articles on AMZA. In this article, we will go further in-depth on AMZA's holdings, particularly as it relates to Phillips 66 ( PSXP ), sinc… read more...

CEFL And Other Diversifiers For A 15%+ Current Yield Portfolio

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-02 14:49:21:000

The Need For Diversification Risks in the securities markets seem to be increasing daily. One way to reduce risk is diversification. In 30% Yielding MORL , MORT And The mREITS: A Real World Application And Test Of Modern Portfolio Theory, the degree of risk reduction provided by diver… read more...

JMF: A 10% Plus Fully Covered Yield

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-01 02:51:14:000

When we last covered this closed end fund, we concluded that Nuveen Energy MLP Total Return Fund ( JMF ) was a better bet than InfraCap MLP ETF ( AMZA ) for a few different reasons. We liked that JMF paid distributions closer to what it actually earned, did not make strange bets on commodi… read more...

JMF: A 10% Plus Fully Covered Yield

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-01 02:51:14:000

When we last covered this closed end fund, we concluded that Nuveen Energy MLP Total Return Fund ( JMF ) was a better bet than InfraCap MLP ETF ( AMZA ) for a few different reasons. We liked that JMF paid distributions closer to what it actually earned, did not make strange bets on commodi… read more...

AMZA Could Be Nearing Takeoff

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-22 09:41:24:000

The InfraCap MLP ETF ( AMZA ) holds some of the top midstream companies in North America in its portfolio, five of which were analyzed in my previous coverage on AMZA. In this article, we will go further in-depth on AMZA's holdings, particularly as it pertains to Magellan Midstream Partner… read more...

AMZA Could Be Nearing Takeoff

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-22 09:41:24:000

The InfraCap MLP ETF ( AMZA ) holds some of the top midstream companies in North America in its portfolio, five of which were analyzed in my previous coverage on AMZA. In this article, we will go further in-depth on AMZA's holdings, particularly as it pertains to Magellan Midstream Partner… read more...

AMZA Could Be Nearing Takeoff

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-22 09:41:24:000

The InfraCap MLP ETF ( AMZA ) holds some of the top midstream companies in North America in its portfolio, five of which were analyzed in my previous coverage on AMZA. In this article, we will go further in-depth on AMZA's holdings, particularly as it pertains to Magellan Midstream Partner… read more...

AMZA Could Be Nearing Takeoff

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-22 09:41:24:000

The InfraCap MLP ETF ( AMZA ) holds some of the top midstream companies in North America in its portfolio, five of which were analyzed in my previous coverage on AMZA. In this article, we will go further in-depth on AMZA's holdings, particularly as it pertains to Magellan Midstream Partner… read more...

AMZA Could Be Nearing Takeoff

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-22 09:41:24:000

The InfraCap MLP ETF ( AMZA ) holds some of the top midstream companies in North America in its portfolio, five of which were analyzed in my previous coverage on AMZA. In this article, we will go further in-depth on AMZA's holdings, particularly as it pertains to Magellan Midstream Partner… read more...

Democratize Quant, India And The Oil Market

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-19 22:15:09:000

By Jeremy Schwartz, CFA Last week on the "Behind the Markets" podcast, Liqian Ren and I spoke with Wes Gray, CEO of Alpha Architect, about the Democratize Quant Conference, which is coming up this week. Later, we were joined by Gaurav Sinha, Associate Director of Asset Allocation and Moder… read more...

Democratize Quant, India And The Oil Market

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-19 22:15:09:000

By Jeremy Schwartz, CFA Last week on the "Behind the Markets" podcast, Liqian Ren and I spoke with Wes Gray, CEO of Alpha Architect, about the Democratize Quant Conference, which is coming up this week. Later, we were joined by Gaurav Sinha, Associate Director of Asset Allocation and Moder… read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Declares Monthly Distribution

via: PR Newswire at 2019-03-19 12:10:00:000

NEW YORK , March 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) (the "Fund") has declared a monthly distribution of $0.08 ( $0.96 per share on an annualized basis). The dividend will be paid March 28, 2019 to shareholders of record as of the close of business … read more...

Dogcatcher's 88 Monthly Pay Dividend Equities And 80 Funds For March

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-19 07:09:26:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Predicted Top 10 MoPay Equities to Net 11.9% to 45.37% Gains By March 2020 Five of the 10 top-yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top 10 gainers for the coming year based on analyst one-year target prices… read more...

The Highest Yield Left In The Market

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-09 03:38:07:000

If you're looking for income these days, your options are a little limited. The S&P 500 yields less than 2%, which is bordering on pitiful, and government bonds aren't much better. REITs, as a sector, are reasonably high yielders at 3.9%. But in order to get the yields I like to see, you… read more...

The Highest Yield Left In The Market

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-09 03:38:07:000

If you're looking for income these days, your options are a little limited. The S&P 500 yields less than 2%, which is bordering on pitiful, and government bonds aren't much better. REITs, as a sector, are reasonably high yielders at 3.9%. But in order to get the yields I like to see, you… read more...

The Highest Yield Left In The Market

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-09 03:38:07:000

If you're looking for income these days, your options are a little limited. The S&P 500 yields less than 2%, which is bordering on pitiful, and government bonds aren't much better. REITs, as a sector, are reasonably high yielders at 3.9%. But in order to get the yields I like to see, you… read more...

The Highest Yield Left In The Market

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-09 03:38:07:000

If you're looking for income these days, your options are a little limited. The S&P 500 yields less than 2%, which is bordering on pitiful, and government bonds aren't much better. REITs, as a sector, are reasonably high yielders at 3.9%. But in order to get the yields I like to see, you… read more...

Flying High Fabulous February Rose Portfolio Review Targeting On High Yield And Dividends

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-07 15:30:50:000

The 92 holdings in the Rose portfolio are real combined holdings of Roth and taxable accounts. Most are held at a broker. Combined together into this one portfolio allows me more control and consistency of ownership. My January article here listed all holdings alphabetically, but as I did … read more...

Mutating The Hybrid Dividend Income Portfolio: Stocks Out, CEFs In

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-07 06:31:55:000

Back in 2015, I presented my Hybrid Dividend Income Portfolio . It is "hybrid" because although most positions are income-focused, I also maintain some valuation plays that I believe might generate additional capital to feed new income segment purchases. At the time, I was looking for a yield… read more...

AMZA Part 2: Strong Dividend Coverage And Growth Potential Seen

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-01 03:20:22:000

The InfraCap MLP ETF ( AMZA ) holds some of the top midstream companies in North America in its portfolio, three of which were analyzed in my previous coverage on AMZA. In this article, we will go further in-depth on AMZA's holdings, particularly as it pertains to Plains All American Pipel… read more...

AMZA Part 2: Strong Dividend Coverage And Growth Potential Seen

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-01 03:20:22:000

The InfraCap MLP ETF ( AMZA ) holds some of the top midstream companies in North America in its portfolio, three of which were analyzed in my previous coverage on AMZA. In this article, we will go further in-depth on AMZA's holdings, particularly as it pertains to Plains All American Pipel… read more...

AMZA Part 2: Strong Dividend Coverage And Growth Potential Seen

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-01 03:20:22:000

The InfraCap MLP ETF ( AMZA ) holds some of the top midstream companies in North America in its portfolio, three of which were analyzed in my previous coverage on AMZA. In this article, we will go further in-depth on AMZA's holdings, particularly as it pertains to Plains All American Pipel… read more...

AMZA Part 2: Strong Dividend Coverage And Growth Potential Seen

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-01 03:20:22:000

The InfraCap MLP ETF ( AMZA ) holds some of the top midstream companies in North America in its portfolio, three of which were analyzed in my previous coverage on AMZA. In this article, we will go further in-depth on AMZA's holdings, particularly as it pertains to Plains All American Pipel… read more...

AMZA Part 2: Strong Dividend Coverage And Growth Potential Seen

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-01 03:20:22:000

The InfraCap MLP ETF ( AMZA ) holds some of the top midstream companies in North America in its portfolio, three of which were analyzed in my previous coverage on AMZA. In this article, we will go further in-depth on AMZA's holdings, particularly as it pertains to Plains All American Pipel… read more...

Dogcatcher's Monthly-Paid Dividend February Fresh-Look At 84 Equities And 80 Funds

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-24 17:03:18:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Predicted Top 10 MoPay Equities to Net 11.28% to 49.1% Gains By February 2020 Six of the 10 top-yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top 10 gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1 year target prices. … read more...

Dogcatcher's Monthly-Paid Dividend February Fresh-Look At 84 Equities And 80 Funds

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-24 17:03:18:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Predicted Top 10 MoPay Equities to Net 11.28% to 49.1% Gains By February 2020 Six of the 10 top-yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top 10 gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1 year target prices. … read more...

Dogcatcher's Monthly-Paid Dividend February Fresh-Look At 84 Equities And 80 Funds

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-24 17:03:18:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Predicted Top 10 MoPay Equities to Net 11.28% to 49.1% Gains By February 2020 Six of the 10 top-yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top 10 gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1 year target prices. … read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Declares Monthly Distribution

via: PR Newswire at 2019-02-19 17:16:00:000

NEW YORK , Feb. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) (the "Fund") has declared a monthly distribution of $0.08 ( $0.96 per share on an annualized basis). The dividend will be paid February 28, 2019 to shareholders of record as of the close of business Feb… read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Declares Monthly Distribution

via: PR Newswire at 2019-02-19 17:16:00:000

NEW YORK , Feb. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) (the "Fund") has declared a monthly distribution of $0.08 ( $0.96 per share on an annualized basis). The dividend will be paid February 28, 2019 to shareholders of record as of the close of business Feb… read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Declares Monthly Distribution

via: PR Newswire at 2019-02-19 17:16:00:000

NEW YORK , Feb. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) (the "Fund") has declared a monthly distribution of $0.08 ( $0.96 per share on an annualized basis). The dividend will be paid February 28, 2019 to shareholders of record as of the close of business Feb… read more...

AMZA Showing Strong Dividend Coverage And Growth Potential

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-12 18:42:29:000

The InfraCap MLP ETF (AMZA) holds some of the top midstream companies in North America in its portfolio, who are all benefitting from the shale renaissance currently sweeping the globe. However, the holdings of AMZA continue to suffer even in the face of overflowing pipelines and strong dema… read more...

AMZA Showing Strong Dividend Coverage And Growth Potential

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-12 18:42:29:000

The InfraCap MLP ETF (AMZA) holds some of the top midstream companies in North America in its portfolio, who are all benefitting from the shale renaissance currently sweeping the globe. However, the holdings of AMZA continue to suffer even in the face of overflowing pipelines and strong dema… read more...

AMZA Showing Strong Dividend Coverage And Growth Potential

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-12 18:42:29:000

The InfraCap MLP ETF (AMZA) holds some of the top midstream companies in North America in its portfolio, who are all benefitting from the shale renaissance currently sweeping the globe. However, the holdings of AMZA continue to suffer even in the face of overflowing pipelines and strong dema… read more...

Joyous January 93 Stock Rose Portfolio Review + 52-Week Hi-Low Purchasing List And More

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-05 12:44:13:000

The Rose portfolio has 93 holdings. 58 common stocks and 35 RICs (Regulated Investment Companies). The Rose Portfolio The Rose Portfolio is for real and consists primarily of 2 Roth accounts and some taxable holdings. They are all combined together by myself into this one portfolio to gi… read more...

Joyous January 93 Stock Rose Portfolio Review + 52-Week Hi-Low Purchasing List And More

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-05 12:44:13:000

The Rose portfolio has 93 holdings. 58 common stocks and 35 RICs (Regulated Investment Companies). The Rose Portfolio The Rose Portfolio is for real and consists primarily of 2 Roth accounts and some taxable holdings. They are all combined together by myself into this one portfolio to gi… read more...

Joyous January 93 Stock Rose Portfolio Review + 52-Week Hi-Low Purchasing List And More

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-05 12:44:13:000

The Rose portfolio has 93 holdings. 58 common stocks and 35 RICs (Regulated Investment Companies). The Rose Portfolio The Rose Portfolio is for real and consists primarily of 2 Roth accounts and some taxable holdings. They are all combined together by myself into this one portfolio to gi… read more...

Is InfraCap MLP ETF Covering Their New Distribution?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-31 12:26:44:000

InfraCap MLP ETF ( AMZA ) telegraphed a distribution cut in a recent interview with fund manager Jay Hatfield . I estimated the new distribution would be between 7 and 9 cents, and management hit the midrange of my guidance by announcing a new monthly distribution of 8 cents . This amounts t… read more...

Is InfraCap MLP ETF Covering Their New Distribution?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-31 12:26:44:000

InfraCap MLP ETF ( AMZA ) telegraphed a distribution cut in a recent interview with fund manager Jay Hatfield . I estimated the new distribution would be between 7 and 9 cents, and management hit the midrange of my guidance by announcing a new monthly distribution of 8 cents . This amounts t… read more...

Is InfraCap MLP ETF Covering Their New Distribution?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-31 12:26:44:000

InfraCap MLP ETF ( AMZA ) telegraphed a distribution cut in a recent interview with fund manager Jay Hatfield . I estimated the new distribution would be between 7 and 9 cents, and management hit the midrange of my guidance by announcing a new monthly distribution of 8 cents . This amounts t… read more...

Don't Lose Interest: Rising Rates And MLP Debt

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-30 08:00:00:000

By Michael Laitkep After spending some time on the fixed-income side of things, I know talking too much about debt can make people's eyes glaze over. But with interest rates rising, it's important to understand how MLPs might be affected. As we discussed in our recent white paper on inte… read more...

AMZA: Distribution Secured

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-20 09:21:16:000

About five months ago we penned an article about InfraCap MLP ETF's ( AMZA ) second distribution cut. Source: Is A Second distribution Cut Possible? We were looking at the second distribution cut more as a matter of "when" rather than "if". We had actually titled that piece "The Sec… read more...

AMZA: Distribution Secured

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-20 09:21:16:000

About five months ago we penned an article about InfraCap MLP ETF's ( AMZA ) second distribution cut. Source: Is A Second distribution Cut Possible? We were looking at the second distribution cut more as a matter of "when" rather than "if". We had actually titled that piece "The Sec… read more...

AMZA: Distribution Secured

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-20 09:21:16:000

About five months ago we penned an article about InfraCap MLP ETF's ( AMZA ) second distribution cut. Source: Is A Second distribution Cut Possible? We were looking at the second distribution cut more as a matter of "when" rather than "if". We had actually titled that piece "The Sec… read more...

AMZA: Distribution Secured

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-20 09:21:16:000

About five months ago we penned an article about InfraCap MLP ETF's ( AMZA ) second distribution cut. Source: Is A Second distribution Cut Possible? We were looking at the second distribution cut more as a matter of "when" rather than "if". We had actually titled that piece "The Sec… read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Declares Monthly Distribution

via: PR Newswire at 2019-01-18 09:00:00:000

NEW YORK , Jan. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) (the "Fund") has declared a monthly distribution of $0.08 ( $0.96 per share on an annualized basis). The dividend will be paid January 30, 2019 to shareholders of record as of the close of b… read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Declares Monthly Distribution

via: PR Newswire at 2019-01-18 09:00:00:000

NEW YORK , Jan. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) (the "Fund") has declared a monthly distribution of $0.08 ( $0.96 per share on an annualized basis). The dividend will be paid January 30, 2019 to shareholders of record as of the close of b… read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF announces changes to distribution policy

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-17 17:12:54:000

The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSEARCA: AMZA ) has modified its distribution policy to enable semi-annual review of monthly distribution levels, which replaces the previously-employed annual review policy. This action is being taken in order to align distributions to shareholders more closely wi… read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Announces Changes To Distribution Policy

via: PR Newswire at 2019-01-17 17:00:00:000

NEW YORK , Jan. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) (the "Fund") has announced that it has modified its distribution policy to enable semi-annual review of monthly distribution levels, which replaces the previously-employed annual review policy. With this pol… read more...

It's 2019. Is Your MLP Or Midstream Investment Still Working For You?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-16 08:00:22:000

By Stacey Morris Having covered the MLP and midstream investment thesis last week , we shift this week to discuss ways to invest in MLPs and midstream. Before we dive into MLP access products, we want to make this one point clear: For a US taxable investor that is comfortable with filing … read more...

Your Monthly-Paid Dividends From 82 All-Cap U.S. Equities And 80 Funds For January

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-15 13:55:00:000

Source: YCharts Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Predicted Top Ten MoPay Equities to Net 12.44% to 108.3% Gains By January 2020 Four of the ten top-yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top ten gainers for the coming year based on analys… read more...

InfraCap REIT Preferred ETF: REIT Preferred Shares ETF With A 6.2% Yield

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-14 19:29:57:000

I recently had a chat with Jay Hatfield, the CEO of Infrastructure Capital Management, and manager of AMZA , the InfraCap MLP ETF. Just before our conversation, I noticed he also manages the much smaller InfraCap REIT Preferred ETF (NYSE: PFFR ). The fund seemed interesting, so I did some re… read more...

Do Dividend-Paying Stocks Make Better Investments?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-11 14:11:21:000

Investors mistakenly believe that dividend-paying stocks make better investments. A company paying dividends is thought to have a more concrete valuation and the dividends are beloved by retirees who can visually see the dividends supporting their withdrawals. In other words, dividends are lov… read more...

Do Dividend-Paying Stocks Make Better Investments?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-11 14:11:21:000

Investors mistakenly believe that dividend-paying stocks make better investments. A company paying dividends is thought to have a more concrete valuation and the dividends are beloved by retirees who can visually see the dividends supporting their withdrawals. In other words, dividends are lov… read more...

Do Dividend-Paying Stocks Make Better Investments?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-11 14:11:21:000

Investors mistakenly believe that dividend-paying stocks make better investments. A company paying dividends is thought to have a more concrete valuation and the dividends are beloved by retirees who can visually see the dividends supporting their withdrawals. In other words, dividends are lov… read more...

Do Dividend-Paying Stocks Make Better Investments?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-11 14:11:21:000

Investors mistakenly believe that dividend-paying stocks make better investments. A company paying dividends is thought to have a more concrete valuation and the dividends are beloved by retirees who can visually see the dividends supporting their withdrawals. In other words, dividends are lov… read more...

Energy Transfer: Will It Outperform Peers Again In 2019?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-10 08:56:37:000

The bear story for Energy Transfer ( ET ) remains conspicuously absent in Seeking Alpha dialogue - or at least not outlined in detail. I am going to try to fix that today alongside clearing up some misconceptions on why the company appears to trade at such a discount to peers. To be clear, I s… read more...

Back To Basics: The MLP And Midstream Investment Thesis

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-09 08:00:50:000

By Stacey Morris Given oil price volatility and the recent roller-coaster ride in the broader market, it seems like an opportune time to get back to the basics of MLP and midstream investing. Key to the investment thesis for midstream is the expectation for growing energy supply from the U… read more...

Income Factory In 2018: 'Paper Losses' And Lots Of Cash

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-07 13:52:59:000

2018 in Review As I wrote almost two weeks ago, 2018 was a bit of a nail-biter for many reasons: geopolitical, economic and financial. ( Here's the link .) I won't repeat all the reasons why I believe it was a "perfect storm" for creating the sort of stress and angst that caused many investo… read more...

Income Factory In 2018: 'Paper Losses' And Lots Of Cash

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-07 13:52:59:000

2018 in Review As I wrote almost two weeks ago, 2018 was a bit of a nail-biter for many reasons: geopolitical, economic and financial. ( Here's the link .) I won't repeat all the reasons why I believe it was a "perfect storm" for creating the sort of stress and angst that caused many investo… read more...

Delightful December Income Vs Dreadful Declining Value In The 94 Stock Rose Portfolio

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-07 13:44:19:000

The Rose Portfolio This portfolio of 94 investments is real. It exists as 3 accounts at a broker, plus 9 separate companies all rolled together. The majority in value (about 2x) is held in the 2 Roth IRA accounts, the 9 companies and one other account are all taxable. The investments are… read more...

Delightful December Income Vs Dreadful Declining Value In The 94 Stock Rose Portfolio

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-07 13:44:19:000

The Rose Portfolio This portfolio of 94 investments is real. It exists as 3 accounts at a broker, plus 9 separate companies all rolled together. The majority in value (about 2x) is held in the 2 Roth IRA accounts, the 9 companies and one other account are all taxable. The investments are… read more...

Is FEI A Good Alternative To AMZA?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-03 02:33:35:000

First Trust MLP & Energy Income Fund ( FEI ) is one of the poorly covered closed-end funds at Seeking Alpha with the last article released about 8 months back. We were surprised to learn that this closed-end fund invests in the MLP sector using a covered call strategy. While there are plen… read more...

Is FEI A Good Alternative To AMZA?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-03 02:33:35:000

First Trust MLP & Energy Income Fund ( FEI ) is one of the poorly covered closed-end funds at Seeking Alpha with the last article released about 8 months back. We were surprised to learn that this closed-end fund invests in the MLP sector using a covered call strategy. While there are plen… read more...

Is FEI A Good Alternative To AMZA?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-03 02:33:35:000

First Trust MLP & Energy Income Fund ( FEI ) is one of the poorly covered closed-end funds at Seeking Alpha with the last article released about 8 months back. We were surprised to learn that this closed-end fund invests in the MLP sector using a covered call strategy. While there are plen… read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF: An Interview With Jay Hatfield

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-02 08:00:00:000

Author's Note: I collaborate with Jussi Askola, who has also covered AMZA, on his Marketplace service. MLPs are extremely opportunistic today as they are in the midst of a strong secular growth cycle and yet trade at extremely cheap valuations. They have been seeing strong EBITDA growth ov… read more...

AMZA: What The Annual Report Reveals

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-27 10:20:50:000

The market has not been kind to Master Limited Partnerships (MLPs). The recent selloff in stocks has taken that pain to a whole new level. Nowhere has that been more apparent than in Infracap MLP ETF ( AMZA ). The fund started the year positively, in spite of cutting its distribution, and was … read more...

AMZA: What The Annual Report Reveals

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-27 10:20:50:000

The market has not been kind to Master Limited Partnerships (MLPs). The recent selloff in stocks has taken that pain to a whole new level. Nowhere has that been more apparent than in Infracap MLP ETF ( AMZA ). The fund started the year positively, in spite of cutting its distribution, and was … read more...

AMZA: What The Annual Report Reveals

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-27 10:20:50:000

The market has not been kind to Master Limited Partnerships (MLPs). The recent selloff in stocks has taken that pain to a whole new level. Nowhere has that been more apparent than in Infracap MLP ETF ( AMZA ). The fund started the year positively, in spite of cutting its distribution, and was … read more...

AMZA: 4 Reasons This MLP ETF Is A Strong Sell

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-26 10:22:06:000

InfraCap MLP ETF's (NYSE: AMZA ) high expense ratio, risky investment and trading strategies, sustained history of underperformance, and unsustainable dividend make it one of the worst MLP ETFs in the market today. Fund Overview: Expensive and Inefficient Structure AMZA is an ETF, adminis… read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Declares Monthly Distribution

via: PR Newswire at 2018-12-19 17:38:00:000

NEW YORK , Dec. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) has declared a monthly distribution of $0.11 ( $1.32 per share on an annualized basis). The dividend will be paid December 28, 2018 to shareholders of record as of the close of business December 21, 2018 . … read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Declares Monthly Distribution

via: PR Newswire at 2018-12-19 17:38:00:000

NEW YORK , Dec. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) has declared a monthly distribution of $0.11 ( $1.32 per share on an annualized basis). The dividend will be paid December 28, 2018 to shareholders of record as of the close of business December 21, 2018 . … read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Declares Monthly Distribution

via: PR Newswire at 2018-12-19 17:38:00:000

NEW YORK , Dec. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) has declared a monthly distribution of $0.11 ( $1.32 per share on an annualized basis). The dividend will be paid December 28, 2018 to shareholders of record as of the close of business December 21, 2018 . … read more...

Is This The End Of Low Interest Rates?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-19 09:00:00:000

After the 10-year treasury hit a record low of ~1.37% in 2016, the yield has been steadily rising and is today back to almost 3%. With a few more likely interest rate hikes in the near term, the market is asking itself whether this is the end of low interest rates? It is causing great conc… read more...

Is This The End Of Low Interest Rates?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-19 09:00:00:000

After the 10-year treasury hit a record low of ~1.37% in 2016, the yield has been steadily rising and is today back to almost 3%. With a few more likely interest rate hikes in the near term, the market is asking itself whether this is the end of low interest rates? It is causing great conc… read more...

Is This The End Of Low Interest Rates?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-19 09:00:00:000

After the 10-year treasury hit a record low of ~1.37% in 2016, the yield has been steadily rising and is today back to almost 3%. With a few more likely interest rate hikes in the near term, the market is asking itself whether this is the end of low interest rates? It is causing great conc… read more...

2019 Midstream Outlook Video

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-19 08:00:00:000

By Stacey Morris Disclosure: Alerian 2018. All rights reserved. This material is reproduced with the prior consent of Alerian. It is provided as general information only and should not be taken as investment advice. Employees of Alerian are prohibited from owning indi… read more...

2019 Midstream Outlook Video

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-19 08:00:00:000

By Stacey Morris Disclosure: Alerian 2018. All rights reserved. This material is reproduced with the prior consent of Alerian. It is provided as general information only and should not be taken as investment advice. Employees of Alerian are prohibited from owning indi… read more...

2019 Midstream Outlook Video

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-19 08:00:00:000

By Stacey Morris Disclosure: Alerian 2018. All rights reserved. This material is reproduced with the prior consent of Alerian. It is provided as general information only and should not be taken as investment advice. Employees of Alerian are prohibited from owning indi… read more...

MLPX Is One Of The Safest, Easiest And Cheapest Ways To Invest In MLPs And Midstream Companies

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-18 11:10:13:000

Energy infrastructure companies and MLPs are a favorite amongst the SeekingAlpha community due to their strong growth prospects, high dividend yields, and rock-bottom valuations. They are also generally risky investments, which is off-putting to many readers and investors. I was told as much i… read more...

Dogcatcher's Monthly Pay Dividend December Run-Down

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-16 09:22:14:000

source: YCharts Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Predicted Top Ten MoPay Equities to Net 17.6% to 92.2% Gains By December 2019 Four of the ten top yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst… read more...

Dogcatcher's Monthly Pay Dividend December Run-Down

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-16 09:22:14:000

source: YCharts Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Predicted Top Ten MoPay Equities to Net 17.6% to 92.2% Gains By December 2019 Four of the ten top yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst… read more...

Sell AMZA And Buy JMLP

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-13 08:08:23:000

Due to the benefits of tax loss harvesting, a more favorable forward-looking investing strategy, and the low price of oil, now is a great time to sell shares in InfraCap MLP ETF ( AMZA ) in favor of the Nuveen All Cap Energy MLP Opportunities CEF ( JMLP ), which is currently standing at its gr… read more...

Sell AMZA And Buy JMLP

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-13 08:08:23:000

Due to the benefits of tax loss harvesting, a more favorable forward-looking investing strategy, and the low price of oil, now is a great time to sell shares in InfraCap MLP ETF ( AMZA ) in favor of the Nuveen All Cap Energy MLP Opportunities CEF ( JMLP ), which is currently standing at its gr… read more...

Sell AMZA And Buy JMLP

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-13 08:08:23:000

Due to the benefits of tax loss harvesting, a more favorable forward-looking investing strategy, and the low price of oil, now is a great time to sell shares in InfraCap MLP ETF ( AMZA ) in favor of the Nuveen All Cap Energy MLP Opportunities CEF ( JMLP ), which is currently standing at its gr… read more...

Bye, Bye, Bye (MLPs) Revisited: MLP Consolidation Entering Late Innings

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-12 08:00:20:000

By Stacey Morris Since we last discussed MLP consolidation in our three-part Bye, Bye, Bye series from this summer, significant headway has been made in terms of transaction announcements. This progress should be welcomed by investors because it helps alleviate uncertainty and removes th… read more...

MLPs And Midstream: Defense Wins In A Tough Oil Tape

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-05 08:00:35:000

By Stacey Morris Before the recent pullback in oil prices, we were often asked this year why MLP and midstream performance had not been better given the recovery in oil prices. Even as oil prices have fallen significantly, we are still fielding questions on why MLP and midstream performanc… read more...

MLPs And Midstream: Defense Wins In A Tough Oil Tape

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-05 08:00:35:000

By Stacey Morris Before the recent pullback in oil prices, we were often asked this year why MLP and midstream performance had not been better given the recovery in oil prices. Even as oil prices have fallen significantly, we are still fielding questions on why MLP and midstream performanc… read more...

MLPs And Midstream: Defense Wins In A Tough Oil Tape

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-05 08:00:35:000

By Stacey Morris Before the recent pullback in oil prices, we were often asked this year why MLP and midstream performance had not been better given the recovery in oil prices. Even as oil prices have fallen significantly, we are still fielding questions on why MLP and midstream performanc… read more...

FEN: The Best MLP Fund Yields 12.2% And Is Trading At Multi-Year Lows, No K-1

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-29 16:53:21:000

First Trust Energy Income & Growth's (NYSE: FEN ) well-diversified holdings, strong 12.2% distribution yield, decades-long history of over-performance, and large 8.7% discount to NAV make it one of the best funds in its particular industry, and a strong investment choice all around. Ind… read more...

FEN: The Best MLP Fund Yields 12.2% And Is Trading At Multi-Year Lows, No K-1

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-29 16:53:21:000

First Trust Energy Income & Growth's (NYSE: FEN ) well-diversified holdings, strong 12.2% distribution yield, decades-long history of over-performance, and large 8.7% discount to NAV make it one of the best funds in its particular industry, and a strong investment choice all around. Ind… read more...

FEN: The Best MLP Fund Yields 12.2% And Is Trading At Multi-Year Lows, No K-1

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-29 16:53:21:000

First Trust Energy Income & Growth's (NYSE: FEN ) well-diversified holdings, strong 12.2% distribution yield, decades-long history of over-performance, and large 8.7% discount to NAV make it one of the best funds in its particular industry, and a strong investment choice all around. Ind… read more...

Q3 2018 MLP Distribution Recap: With Q3 Cuts Behind Us, How Will Current Trends Affect Future Distributions?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-28 08:00:09:000

By Michael Laitkep Mixed quarter of distribution growth For context, 3Q18 distributions refer to the distributions that will be paid in 4Q18 as a result of operational performance in 3Q18. The pie charts below reflect the quarter-over-quarter (Q/Q) changes to distributions, comparing 3… read more...

Monthly Dividends From 154 SML Cap Equities And 70 November Funds

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-28 07:55:32:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Tag Ten Top MoPay SML Stocks to Net 22.5% to 114.63% Gains To November 2019 Five of the ten top-yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were also among the top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1-year target prices. Thus, the y… read more...

Dropdown MLPs: Time To Double (Drop)Down Or Fold (In)?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-21 08:00:26:000

By Stacey Morris It's no secret that MLP equity markets have been challenged since oil prices cratered in 2014, and the recent volatility in oil prices and the broader market haven't helped. The difficult market environment has raised questions around the viability of dropdown MLPs 1 , par… read more...

Dropdown MLPs: Time To Double (Drop)Down Or Fold (In)?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-21 08:00:26:000

By Stacey Morris It's no secret that MLP equity markets have been challenged since oil prices cratered in 2014, and the recent volatility in oil prices and the broader market haven't helped. The difficult market environment has raised questions around the viability of dropdown MLPs 1 , par… read more...

Dropdown MLPs: Time To Double (Drop)Down Or Fold (In)?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-21 08:00:26:000

By Stacey Morris It's no secret that MLP equity markets have been challenged since oil prices cratered in 2014, and the recent volatility in oil prices and the broader market haven't helped. The difficult market environment has raised questions around the viability of dropdown MLPs 1 , par… read more...

Dropdown MLPs: Time To Double (Drop)Down Or Fold (In)?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-21 08:00:26:000

By Stacey Morris It's no secret that MLP equity markets have been challenged since oil prices cratered in 2014, and the recent volatility in oil prices and the broader market haven't helped. The difficult market environment has raised questions around the viability of dropdown MLPs 1 , par… read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Declares Monthly Distribution

via: PR Newswire at 2018-11-19 16:15:00:000

NEW YORK , Nov. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) has declared a monthly distribution of $0.11 ( $1.32 per share on an annualized basis). The dividend will be paid November 29, 2018 to shareholders of record as of the close of business November 21, 2018 . … read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Declares Monthly Distribution

via: PR Newswire at 2018-11-19 16:15:00:000

NEW YORK , Nov. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) has declared a monthly distribution of $0.11 ( $1.32 per share on an annualized basis). The dividend will be paid November 29, 2018 to shareholders of record as of the close of business November 21, 2018 . … read more...

Character

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-12 10:20:39:000

The true prophet is not he who predicts the future, but he who reads history and reveals the present. . . . Eric Hoffer, an American moral and social philosopher. He was the author of ten books and was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in February 1983. We could almost hear our… read more...

Character

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-12 10:20:39:000

The true prophet is not he who predicts the future, but he who reads history and reveals the present. . . . Eric Hoffer, an American moral and social philosopher. He was the author of ten books and was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in February 1983. We could almost hear our… read more...

Character

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-12 10:20:39:000

The true prophet is not he who predicts the future, but he who reads history and reveals the present. . . . Eric Hoffer, an American moral and social philosopher. He was the author of ten books and was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in February 1983. We could almost hear our… read more...

The Problem With InfraCap MLP Fund

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-03 03:22:21:000

We last recommended that investors "escape" from Infracap MLP ETF ( AMZA ) due to its rather big lopsided bets on commodity prices. Since then AMZA has actually delivered an even worse month. Investors who bought this are looking at losses across every time frame. We dig into what is going w… read more...

The Problem With InfraCap MLP Fund

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-03 03:22:21:000

We last recommended that investors "escape" from Infracap MLP ETF ( AMZA ) due to its rather big lopsided bets on commodity prices. Since then AMZA has actually delivered an even worse month. Investors who bought this are looking at losses across every time frame. We dig into what is going w… read more...

The Problem With InfraCap MLP Fund

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-03 03:22:21:000

We last recommended that investors "escape" from Infracap MLP ETF ( AMZA ) due to its rather big lopsided bets on commodity prices. Since then AMZA has actually delivered an even worse month. Investors who bought this are looking at losses across every time frame. We dig into what is going w… read more...

The Problem With InfraCap MLP Fund

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-03 03:22:21:000

We last recommended that investors "escape" from Infracap MLP ETF ( AMZA ) due to its rather big lopsided bets on commodity prices. Since then AMZA has actually delivered an even worse month. Investors who bought this are looking at losses across every time frame. We dig into what is going w… read more...

Revisiting MLP Performance As Interest Rates Rise

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-24 08:00:59:000

By Stacey Morris With the 10-year Treasury yield recently touching highs not seen since 2011, it seems like an opportune time to revisit MLP performance in a rising interest rate environment. We discussed this topic in detail in a 2015 white paper , which provides historical context going… read more...

Revisiting MLP Performance As Interest Rates Rise

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-24 08:00:59:000

By Stacey Morris With the 10-year Treasury yield recently touching highs not seen since 2011, it seems like an opportune time to revisit MLP performance in a rising interest rate environment. We discussed this topic in detail in a 2015 white paper , which provides historical context going… read more...

Revisiting MLP Performance As Interest Rates Rise

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-24 08:00:59:000

By Stacey Morris With the 10-year Treasury yield recently touching highs not seen since 2011, it seems like an opportune time to revisit MLP performance in a rising interest rate environment. We discussed this topic in detail in a 2015 white paper , which provides historical context going… read more...

Fredrik Followers Finger 42 Most Mentioned October Stocks And Funds

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-21 14:07:38:000

Reader Selections Since May 2017, any dividend-paying stock mentioned in a message, e-mail or comment to the author is fair game for a follower favorite listing in this article. Thus, it is possible that only rogues and discontinued, or dreadful, doubtful dividend issues may appear. Late… read more...

Fredrik Followers Finger 42 Most Mentioned October Stocks And Funds

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-21 14:07:38:000

Reader Selections Since May 2017, any dividend-paying stock mentioned in a message, e-mail or comment to the author is fair game for a follower favorite listing in this article. Thus, it is possible that only rogues and discontinued, or dreadful, doubtful dividend issues may appear. Late… read more...

Fredrik Followers Finger 42 Most Mentioned October Stocks And Funds

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-21 14:07:38:000

Reader Selections Since May 2017, any dividend-paying stock mentioned in a message, e-mail or comment to the author is fair game for a follower favorite listing in this article. Thus, it is possible that only rogues and discontinued, or dreadful, doubtful dividend issues may appear. Late… read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Declares Monthly Distribution

via: PR Newswire at 2018-10-19 17:41:00:000

NEW YORK , Oct. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) has declared a monthly distribution of $0.11 ( $1.32 per share on an annualized basis). The dividend will be paid October 30, 2018 to shareholders of record as of the close of business October 23, 2018 …. read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Declares Monthly Distribution

via: PR Newswire at 2018-10-19 17:41:00:000

NEW YORK , Oct. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) has declared a monthly distribution of $0.11 ( $1.32 per share on an annualized basis). The dividend will be paid October 30, 2018 to shareholders of record as of the close of business October 23, 2018 …. read more...

Grannies Beat Geezers In Total Return, While Income Factory Cash Distribution Reaches 12%

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-15 11:28:28:000

Our Savvy Senior "Income Factory" continued its steady, relentless job of collecting cash and re-investing it through the third quarter of 2018, with a total return for 9 months of 6.4%, which, if annualized, would be an 8.5% yearly return. In terms of cash distributions, we collected 8.54% on… read more...

Grannies Beat Geezers In Total Return, While Income Factory Cash Distribution Reaches 12%

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-15 11:28:28:000

Our Savvy Senior "Income Factory" continued its steady, relentless job of collecting cash and re-investing it through the third quarter of 2018, with a total return for 9 months of 6.4%, which, if annualized, would be an 8.5% yearly return. In terms of cash distributions, we collected 8.54% on… read more...

Grannies Beat Geezers In Total Return, While Income Factory Cash Distribution Reaches 12%

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-15 11:28:28:000

Our Savvy Senior "Income Factory" continued its steady, relentless job of collecting cash and re-investing it through the third quarter of 2018, with a total return for 9 months of 6.4%, which, if annualized, would be an 8.5% yearly return. In terms of cash distributions, we collected 8.54% on… read more...

Another MLP Jumps Ship

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-15 10:32:58:000

Last week Antero Midstream ( AM ) became the latest MLP to simplify their structure. This is further evidence of the declining opportunity set for MLP-dedicated funds, and cause for investors to seek exposure to energy infrastructure that goes beyond MLPs to include corporations (see The Unce… read more...

Another MLP Jumps Ship

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-15 10:32:58:000

Last week Antero Midstream ( AM ) became the latest MLP to simplify their structure. This is further evidence of the declining opportunity set for MLP-dedicated funds, and cause for investors to seek exposure to energy infrastructure that goes beyond MLPs to include corporations (see The Unce… read more...

Another MLP Jumps Ship

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-15 10:32:58:000

Last week Antero Midstream ( AM ) became the latest MLP to simplify their structure. This is further evidence of the declining opportunity set for MLP-dedicated funds, and cause for investors to seek exposure to energy infrastructure that goes beyond MLPs to include corporations (see The Unce… read more...

Midstream Vs. Upstream: A Tale Of Two Market Reactions To Rising Capex

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-10 08:00:06:000

By Stacey Morris In the wake of the oil downturn, capital discipline has come into focus for many energy-related companies, including MLPs and exploration and production (E&P) companies. Despite this emphasis, several MLPs and E&Ps raised guidance for 2018 capital expenditures with… read more...

Midstream Vs. Upstream: A Tale Of Two Market Reactions To Rising Capex

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-10 08:00:06:000

By Stacey Morris In the wake of the oil downturn, capital discipline has come into focus for many energy-related companies, including MLPs and exploration and production (E&P) companies. Despite this emphasis, several MLPs and E&Ps raised guidance for 2018 capital expenditures with… read more...

Midstream Vs. Upstream: A Tale Of Two Market Reactions To Rising Capex

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-10 08:00:06:000

By Stacey Morris In the wake of the oil downturn, capital discipline has come into focus for many energy-related companies, including MLPs and exploration and production (E&P) companies. Despite this emphasis, several MLPs and E&Ps raised guidance for 2018 capital expenditures with… read more...

AMZA And MLP Funds: Still Clipping Coupons And Waiting

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-04 14:46:55:000

Twice this year I've written articles raising the question of what to do with AMZA and my other MLP funds (articles here and here ). Now as I prepare to review my entire Income Factory portfolio for the third quarter Savvy Senior update (due out next week), I think it is worth a separate re… read more...

AMZA And MLP Funds: Still Clipping Coupons And Waiting

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-04 14:46:55:000

Twice this year I've written articles raising the question of what to do with AMZA and my other MLP funds (articles here and here ). Now as I prepare to review my entire Income Factory portfolio for the third quarter Savvy Senior update (due out next week), I think it is worth a separate re… read more...

AMZA And MLP Funds: Still Clipping Coupons And Waiting

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-04 14:46:55:000

Twice this year I've written articles raising the question of what to do with AMZA and my other MLP funds (articles here and here ). Now as I prepare to review my entire Income Factory portfolio for the third quarter Savvy Senior update (due out next week), I think it is worth a separate re… read more...

Escalating Ethane Prices And The Implications For MLPs And Midstream

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-03 08:00:43:000

By Stacey Morris When you think of a commodity gaining over 60% in a matter of eight weeks, the story may read more like that of an agricultural product being plagued by some exotic beetle. In Texas, we were well aware of the price spike in limes in 2014 and the consequences for Texas st… read more...

The Rose 96 Stock Portfolio Due Diligence Criteria Exposed Along With Some Value Buys

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-02 14:32:12:000

First and foremost, my investing focus has been to build a portfolio of quality blue chip mostly defensive common stock for increased value creation and rising income for the future. The current investments in this portfolio also include RIC (regulated investment companies), high yield, ETFs a… read more...

Hey You, Dividend Investor, Are You Doing It Wrong?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-01 12:10:17:000

Investment Thesis Investing for Immediate income outperforms more conservative established investment within a 35 to 38-year time frame - longer than most find themselves actively investing or retired. I recast my projects and fine-tuned the process due to concerns about the previously inclu… read more...

Escape From InfraCap MLP Fund

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-30 12:52:57:000

When we last wrote on the InfraCap MLP Fund ( AMZA ), we left with the conclusion: What we would like investors to get most out of this article is to have a skeptical mind when something looks too good to be true. That in this case would be the 16.7% yield on AMZA while almost the entire s… read more...

AMZA Yields 18% And Is At Key Buying Levels

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-28 11:29:19:000

It is difficult to find an investment vehicle like the InfraCap MLP ETF ( AMZA ), which offers a monstrous dividend and is comprised of the top midstream companies in the world. To be exact, the fund: … seeks total return primarily through investments in equity securities of publicly tra... read more...

AMZA Yields 18% And Is At Key Buying Levels

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-28 11:29:19:000

It is difficult to find an investment vehicle like the InfraCap MLP ETF ( AMZA ), which offers a monstrous dividend and is comprised of the top midstream companies in the world. To be exact, the fund: … seeks total return primarily through investments in equity securities of publicly tra... read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Declares Monthly Distribution

via: PR Newswire at 2018-09-20 16:18:00:000

NEW YORK , Sept. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) has declared a monthly distribution of $0.11 ( $1.32 per share on an annualized basis). The distribution will be paid September 28, 2018 to shareholders of record as of the close of business September 21, 20… read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Declares Monthly Distribution

via: PR Newswire at 2018-09-20 16:18:00:000

NEW YORK , Sept. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) has declared a monthly distribution of $0.11 ( $1.32 per share on an annualized basis). The distribution will be paid September 28, 2018 to shareholders of record as of the close of business September 21, 20… read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Declares Monthly Distribution

via: PR Newswire at 2018-09-20 16:18:00:000

NEW YORK , Sept. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) has declared a monthly distribution of $0.11 ( $1.32 per share on an annualized basis). The distribution will be paid September 28, 2018 to shareholders of record as of the close of business September 21, 20… read more...

Water In The (Mid)Stream: How Water Flows Generate Cash Flows

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-19 08:52:33:000

By Stacey Morris Your elementary science teacher probably taught you that oil and water don't mix, but when it comes to oil production, water plays an important role. In fact, water is both a necessity and a potential headache for oil and natural gas producers. Water is needed for hydrauli… read more...

MLP Sector Deep Dive: What's Not To Like?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-17 12:46:20:000

The MLP sector has been the ugly stepchild of the CEF space over the last few years. The total return price index of the sector says it all - the energy price crash and sector underperformance exposed an unsustainable business model, which ended with the sector giving up nearly all of its post… read more...

MLP Sector Deep Dive: What's Not To Like?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-17 12:46:20:000

The MLP sector has been the ugly stepchild of the CEF space over the last few years. The total return price index of the sector says it all - the energy price crash and sector underperformance exposed an unsustainable business model, which ended with the sector giving up nearly all of its post… read more...

Investing For Dividends - Many Are Too Conservative

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-14 10:41:29:000

Investment Thesis Over a 50-year span, immediate income investments will generate greater total income than the highly hailed S&P Dividend Aristocrats. Many investors place wealth in these reliable stocks to their long-term detriment - they see less gains in income. A Simple Definition… read more...

Investing For Dividends - Many Are Too Conservative

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-14 10:41:29:000

Investment Thesis Over a 50-year span, immediate income investments will generate greater total income than the highly hailed S&P Dividend Aristocrats. Many investors place wealth in these reliable stocks to their long-term detriment - they see less gains in income. A Simple Definition… read more...

Investing For Dividends - Many Are Too Conservative

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-14 10:41:29:000

Investment Thesis Over a 50-year span, immediate income investments will generate greater total income than the highly hailed S&P Dividend Aristocrats. Many investors place wealth in these reliable stocks to their long-term detriment - they see less gains in income. A Simple Definition… read more...

KNOT Offshore Partners: A Conservative Fixed-Income Dream Stock

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-07 14:49:17:000

KNOT Offshore Partners LP ( KNOP ) offers a steady 9.67% yield backed by solid long-term contracts. The future holds no expected dividend increases, no additional equity offerings and the possible inclusion into the Alerian index. Until that possible inclusion, KNOP will remain trading in a ti… read more...

KNOT Offshore Partners: A Conservative Fixed-Income Dream Stock

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-07 14:49:17:000

KNOT Offshore Partners LP ( KNOP ) offers a steady 9.67% yield backed by solid long-term contracts. The future holds no expected dividend increases, no additional equity offerings and the possible inclusion into the Alerian index. Until that possible inclusion, KNOP will remain trading in a ti… read more...

KNOT Offshore Partners: A Conservative Fixed-Income Dream Stock

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-07 14:49:17:000

KNOT Offshore Partners LP ( KNOP ) offers a steady 9.67% yield backed by solid long-term contracts. The future holds no expected dividend increases, no additional equity offerings and the possible inclusion into the Alerian index. Until that possible inclusion, KNOP will remain trading in a ti… read more...

KNOT Offshore Partners: A Conservative Fixed-Income Dream Stock

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-07 14:49:17:000

KNOT Offshore Partners LP ( KNOP ) offers a steady 9.67% yield backed by solid long-term contracts. The future holds no expected dividend increases, no additional equity offerings and the possible inclusion into the Alerian index. Until that possible inclusion, KNOP will remain trading in a ti… read more...

KNOT Offshore Partners: A Conservative Fixed-Income Dream Stock

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-07 14:49:17:000

KNOT Offshore Partners LP ( KNOP ) offers a steady 9.67% yield backed by solid long-term contracts. The future holds no expected dividend increases, no additional equity offerings and the possible inclusion into the Alerian index. Until that possible inclusion, KNOP will remain trading in a ti… read more...

Time To Add This 9.3% Yielding CEF

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-06 08:45:00:000

The Nuveen Energy MLP Total Return ( JMF ) is a closed end fund compromised of a portfolio of Master Limited Partnerships (MLPs) in the midstream energy sector. The midstream sector, which is involved in transporting oil and gas, typically by pipeline, is showing increased growth due to res… read more...

MLP Summer Recap Video

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-05 08:00:00:000

Disclosure: Alerian 2018. All rights reserved. This material is reproduced with the prior consent of Alerian. It is provided as general information only and should not be taken as investment advice. Employees of Alerian are prohibited from owning individual MLPs. For more… read more...

Will This Time Be Different? I Strongly Doubt That. So Should You!

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-30 09:32:11:000

Background Over the past two weeks or so, we've touched upon the markets across the globe a couple of times. We've expressed our preference for the US over other parts in the world, mainly Emerging Markets and Europe , especially Spain , Italy , and Turkey . In addition, we identifie… read more...

Will This Time Be Different? I Strongly Doubt That. So Should You!

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-30 09:32:11:000

Background Over the past two weeks or so, we've touched upon the markets across the globe a couple of times. We've expressed our preference for the US over other parts in the world, mainly Emerging Markets and Europe , especially Spain , Italy , and Turkey . In addition, we identifie… read more...

Will This Time Be Different? I Strongly Doubt That. So Should You!

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-30 09:32:11:000

Background Over the past two weeks or so, we've touched upon the markets across the globe a couple of times. We've expressed our preference for the US over other parts in the world, mainly Emerging Markets and Europe , especially Spain , Italy , and Turkey . In addition, we identifie… read more...

MLP Distribution Coverage: How And Why It's Changed

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-29 08:00:15:000

While we recap distribution growth quarterly ( 2Q18 recap ), two quarters have passed since we last discussed distribution coverage ( click here ). In today's post, we show historical quarterly coverage ratios for current constituents of the Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index (AMZI) for 4Q16 a… read more...

The Lean, Mean Income Machine: Volume 4

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-24 00:08:37:000

Introduction The lean, mean income machine is designed to generate an above average yield through options and primary distribution yield. We scour the market for value plays that fit our criteria and often immediately "write insurance" for panicked investors. These contracts pay us anywher… read more...

The Lean, Mean Income Machine: Volume 4

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-24 00:08:37:000

Introduction The lean, mean income machine is designed to generate an above average yield through options and primary distribution yield. We scour the market for value plays that fit our criteria and often immediately "write insurance" for panicked investors. These contracts pay us anywher… read more...

The Lean, Mean Income Machine: Volume 4

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-24 00:08:37:000

Introduction The lean, mean income machine is designed to generate an above average yield through options and primary distribution yield. We scour the market for value plays that fit our criteria and often immediately "write insurance" for panicked investors. These contracts pay us anywher… read more...

The Lean, Mean Income Machine: Volume 4

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-24 00:08:37:000

Introduction The lean, mean income machine is designed to generate an above average yield through options and primary distribution yield. We scour the market for value plays that fit our criteria and often immediately "write insurance" for panicked investors. These contracts pay us anywher… read more...

The Lean, Mean Income Machine: Volume 4

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-24 00:08:37:000

Introduction The lean, mean income machine is designed to generate an above average yield through options and primary distribution yield. We scour the market for value plays that fit our criteria and often immediately "write insurance" for panicked investors. These contracts pay us anywher… read more...

Q2 '18 Recap And The Barbell Profile Of MLP Distribution Growth

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-22 08:00:33:000

Cut-Free Quarter for Index Constituents For context, 2Q18 distributions refer to the distributions that will be paid in 3Q18 as a result of operational performance in 2Q18. The pie charts below reflect the Q/Q changes to distributions, comparing 2Q18 with 1Q18. For this exercise, we includ… read more...

Q2 '18 Recap And The Barbell Profile Of MLP Distribution Growth

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-22 08:00:33:000

Cut-Free Quarter for Index Constituents For context, 2Q18 distributions refer to the distributions that will be paid in 3Q18 as a result of operational performance in 2Q18. The pie charts below reflect the Q/Q changes to distributions, comparing 2Q18 with 1Q18. For this exercise, we includ… read more...

Reader Comments Boosted 37 Dividend Stocks And Funds For August

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-21 11:44:31:000

Reader Selections Since May 2017, any dividend-paying stock mentioned in a message, e-mail or comment to the author is fair game for a follower favorite listing in this article. Thus, It is possible that only rogues and discontinued, or dreadful, doubtful dividend issues may appear. Late… read more...

Immediate Income: InfraCap MLP ETF - The Redheaded Step Child

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-21 10:17:25:000

Investment Thesis InfraCap MLP ETF ( AMZA ) has a colourful Seeking Alpha history. AMZA offers a high yield immediate income stream for investors. Portfolio Overview AMZA is designed to provide what immediate income investors love: High current income. Due to previous confusion, when… read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF declares $0.11 dividend

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-21 06:54:44:000

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSEARCA: AMZA ) declares $0.11/share monthly dividend , in line with previous. More news on: InfraCap MLP ETF, Dividend News, News on ETFs, Read more … read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Declares Monthly Distribution

via: PR Newswire at 2018-08-20 18:07:00:000

NEW YORK , Aug. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) has declared a monthly distribution of $0.11 ( $1.32 per share on an annualized basis). The distribution will be paid August 29, 2018 to shareholders of record as of the close of business August 22… read more...

The Second Distribution Cut

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-20 04:29:51:000

"InfraCap MLP ETF ( AMZA ) cut its distribution today scalding thousands of investors and putting end to the myth that the first cut is the deepest." Bloomberg… February 2019. Obviously, that has not happened yet. But we are here to tell you why we could be headed that way pretty soon... read more...

Alerian Explains It All: C Corps, MLPs, And The Midstream Indices That Contain Them

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-15 08:22:58:000

With all the reorganizations we've seen this year, think C Corps make up the vast majority of the midstream universe? Think again. The actual split between MLPs and corporations in the midstream universe may surprise you, with MLPs still representing comfortably more than half of the midstream… read more...

Alerian Explains It All: C Corps, MLPs, And The Midstream Indices That Contain Them

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-15 08:22:58:000

With all the reorganizations we've seen this year, think C Corps make up the vast majority of the midstream universe? Think again. The actual split between MLPs and corporations in the midstream universe may surprise you, with MLPs still representing comfortably more than half of the midstream… read more...

Alerian Explains It All: C Corps, MLPs, And The Midstream Indices That Contain Them

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-15 08:22:58:000

With all the reorganizations we've seen this year, think C Corps make up the vast majority of the midstream universe? Think again. The actual split between MLPs and corporations in the midstream universe may surprise you, with MLPs still representing comfortably more than half of the midstream… read more...

Technically Speaking For August 10

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-10 11:18:40:000

Will the trade war hurt China? Maybe - maybe not as much as you might think. Remember when everybody (including me) was deeply concerned about China's controlling its currency? A while ago (as in decades), China went to a semi-free-floating currency, which means they allow the yuan to trade … read more...

Technically Speaking For August 10

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-10 11:18:40:000

Will the trade war hurt China? Maybe - maybe not as much as you might think. Remember when everybody (including me) was deeply concerned about China's controlling its currency? A while ago (as in decades), China went to a semi-free-floating currency, which means they allow the yuan to trade … read more...

Technically Speaking For August 10

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-10 11:18:40:000

Will the trade war hurt China? Maybe - maybe not as much as you might think. Remember when everybody (including me) was deeply concerned about China's controlling its currency? A while ago (as in decades), China went to a semi-free-floating currency, which means they allow the yuan to trade … read more...

Technically Speaking For August 10

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-10 11:18:40:000

Will the trade war hurt China? Maybe - maybe not as much as you might think. Remember when everybody (including me) was deeply concerned about China's controlling its currency? A while ago (as in decades), China went to a semi-free-floating currency, which means they allow the yuan to trade … read more...

Technically Speaking For August 10

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-10 11:18:40:000

Will the trade war hurt China? Maybe - maybe not as much as you might think. Remember when everybody (including me) was deeply concerned about China's controlling its currency? A while ago (as in decades), China went to a semi-free-floating currency, which means they allow the yuan to trade … read more...

MLPs: A Light At The End Of The Pipeline

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-10 07:00:29:000

By David Wertheim, Senior Client Portfolio Manager and Darin Turner, Managing Director and Portfolio Manager on Aug 9, 2018, in Alternatives Master limited partnerships may be poised for a turnaround The master limited partnership ((MLP)) asset class has experienced considerabl… read more...

MLPs: A Light At The End Of The Pipeline

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-10 07:00:29:000

By David Wertheim, Senior Client Portfolio Manager and Darin Turner, Managing Director and Portfolio Manager on Aug 9, 2018, in Alternatives Master limited partnerships may be poised for a turnaround The master limited partnership ((MLP)) asset class has experienced considerabl… read more...

MLPs: A Light At The End Of The Pipeline

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-10 07:00:29:000

By David Wertheim, Senior Client Portfolio Manager and Darin Turner, Managing Director and Portfolio Manager on Aug 9, 2018, in Alternatives Master limited partnerships may be poised for a turnaround The master limited partnership ((MLP)) asset class has experienced considerabl… read more...

MLPs: A Light At The End Of The Pipeline

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-10 07:00:29:000

By David Wertheim, Senior Client Portfolio Manager and Darin Turner, Managing Director and Portfolio Manager on Aug 9, 2018, in Alternatives Master limited partnerships may be poised for a turnaround The master limited partnership ((MLP)) asset class has experienced considerabl… read more...

MLPs: A Light At The End Of The Pipeline

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-10 07:00:29:000

By David Wertheim, Senior Client Portfolio Manager and Darin Turner, Managing Director and Portfolio Manager on Aug 9, 2018, in Alternatives Master limited partnerships may be poised for a turnaround The master limited partnership ((MLP)) asset class has experienced considerabl… read more...

The Lean, Mean, Income Machine: Volume 3

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-09 08:25:05:000

Introduction Generating income is the main goal of our portfolio. We actively manage our portfolio using relative valuation and options. We gave a first glimpse of our overall strategy a few months back. We looked at the big picture recently to explain why the crowd was getting excess… read more...

Bye, Bye, Bye (MLPs) Part 3: What's An Investor To Do?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-08 08:00:15:000

By Stacey Morris With all the recent transactions in the MLP space and consolidation of MLPs by their C-Corp parents, investors are understandably concerned about the implications for their MLP investments. Some investors are worried that MLPs face extinction, and others fear that they … read more...

AMZA And MLP Funds: Clipping The Coupons While Waiting For Recovery

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-07 12:30:30:000

There have been a lot of articles and comments in recent months about the InfraCap MLP ETF ( AMZA ) and other MLP and MLP funds, particularly with respect to whether AMZA could or could not cover its distribution going forward, and more generally whether the beleaguered MLP sector would bo… read more...

Retire On Your Investments (Without Selling Any Of Them)

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-06 18:22:32:000

A few weeks ago, I was conducting some periodic financial analysis on my investment funds and came to a realization: When it is time for me to retire, I will have to sell these investments to generate cash in order to pay for my expenses. (Which will generate capital gains taxes, ordinary … read more...

The Rose 93 Stock July Portfolio Update: Delightful Spicy Dividends Up 60.2% From 2017

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-06 06:23:43:000

I received 60.2% more income in this past July than I did in 2017. It is up hugely secondary to adding Regulated Investment Companies (RICs) and some preferred income with high yield from numerous sectors. They are spicy yummy income providers. Dividends/distributions or income for the portf… read more...

America Will Win The Trade War

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-01 09:31:30:000

International trade policies have complex ramifications. Intricate supply chains and manufacturing operations can subject industries and businesses to disproportionate consequences with changes in trade policy. However, when considering macro economies, paradoxically, the picture becomes much … read more...

America Will Win The Trade War

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-01 09:31:30:000

International trade policies have complex ramifications. Intricate supply chains and manufacturing operations can subject industries and businesses to disproportionate consequences with changes in trade policy. However, when considering macro economies, paradoxically, the picture becomes much … read more...

America Will Win The Trade War

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-01 09:31:30:000

International trade policies have complex ramifications. Intricate supply chains and manufacturing operations can subject industries and businesses to disproportionate consequences with changes in trade policy. However, when considering macro economies, paradoxically, the picture becomes much … read more...

Bye, Bye, Bye (MLPs) Part 2: Who Could Be Saying Bye?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-01 08:00:48:000

By Stacey Morris Management teams of several MLPs (or GPs) have made comments indicating the potential for a restructuring or simplification but have not yet formally announced a transaction. In this post, we look at potential reorganization candidates. Specifically, we discuss MLPs t… read more...

Bye, Bye, Bye (MLPs) Part 2: Who Could Be Saying Bye?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-01 08:00:48:000

By Stacey Morris Management teams of several MLPs (or GPs) have made comments indicating the potential for a restructuring or simplification but have not yet formally announced a transaction. In this post, we look at potential reorganization candidates. Specifically, we discuss MLPs t… read more...

Bye, Bye, Bye (MLPs) Part 2: Who Could Be Saying Bye?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-01 08:00:48:000

By Stacey Morris Management teams of several MLPs (or GPs) have made comments indicating the potential for a restructuring or simplification but have not yet formally announced a transaction. In this post, we look at potential reorganization candidates. Specifically, we discuss MLPs t… read more...

Status Update: Midstream Trending Higher

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-01 05:10:00:000

The MLP Index produced 6.6% total return in July, the best July since 2010. Looking ahead, August has been negative in each of the last 3 years and 7 of the last 9. For the MLP rally to continue, the stocks would need to counter these seasonal headwinds that typically restrain MLP buying late … read more...

Status Update: Midstream Trending Higher

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-01 05:10:00:000

The MLP Index produced 6.6% total return in July, the best July since 2010. Looking ahead, August has been negative in each of the last 3 years and 7 of the last 9. For the MLP rally to continue, the stocks would need to counter these seasonal headwinds that typically restrain MLP buying late … read more...

Status Update: Midstream Trending Higher

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-01 05:10:00:000

The MLP Index produced 6.6% total return in July, the best July since 2010. Looking ahead, August has been negative in each of the last 3 years and 7 of the last 9. For the MLP rally to continue, the stocks would need to counter these seasonal headwinds that typically restrain MLP buying late … read more...

As Frac Sand Story Strengthens, I Add To My Positions

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-26 09:55:35:000

After combing through the details of the Halliburton ( HAL ) and Schlumberger ( SLB ) calls, I gathered a few key takeaway points that were relevant for my holdings, particularly as it relates to the conviction rate at which I own these stocks. I was happy to hear that SLB and HAL had great… read more...

As Frac Sand Story Strengthens, I Add To My Positions

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-26 09:55:35:000

After combing through the details of the Halliburton ( HAL ) and Schlumberger ( SLB ) calls, I gathered a few key takeaway points that were relevant for my holdings, particularly as it relates to the conviction rate at which I own these stocks. I was happy to hear that SLB and HAL had great… read more...

As Frac Sand Story Strengthens, I Add To My Positions

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-26 09:55:35:000

After combing through the details of the Halliburton ( HAL ) and Schlumberger ( SLB ) calls, I gathered a few key takeaway points that were relevant for my holdings, particularly as it relates to the conviction rate at which I own these stocks. I was happy to hear that SLB and HAL had great… read more...

Bye, Bye, Bye (MLPs) Part 1: Who's Saying Bye And Why?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-25 08:00:05:000

By Stacey Morris We're kicking off a three-week series on the undisputed topic du jour and elephant in the room of the midstream space - the consolidation of MLPs into C-Corp structures. There have been several developments since we last wrote on the topic of MLPs disappearing . In today'… read more...

Your first trade for Tuesday, July 24

via: CNBC at 2018-07-24 09:22:00:000

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2 ETFs To Buy And 1 To Avoid This Week

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-23 06:13:38:000

Earnings season jumps into full swing this coming week as Amazon (AMZN), Facebook (FB), Alphabet (GOOG) (GOOGL), Twitter (TWTR), Visa (V), Mastercard (MA), AMD (AMD), PayPal (PYPL), Intel (INTC), AT&T (T), Verizon (VZ), Gilead (GILD), McDonald's (MCD), Boeing (BA), AbbVie (ABBV), Coca-Cola… read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF: The Distribution Is Actually Being Covered, Part 2

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-20 08:27:39:000

After reading a well-written counter-rebuttal of my article InfraCap MLP ETF: The Distribution Is Actually Being Covered , I stick by my conviction that the fund's current distribution policy is covered by distributable cash flow and is also sustainable. In this article, I will attempt to… read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF: The Distribution Is Actually Being Covered, Part 2

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-20 08:27:39:000

After reading a well-written counter-rebuttal of my article InfraCap MLP ETF: The Distribution Is Actually Being Covered , I stick by my conviction that the fund's current distribution policy is covered by distributable cash flow and is also sustainable. In this article, I will attempt to… read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF: The Distribution Is Actually Being Covered, Part 2

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-20 08:27:39:000

After reading a well-written counter-rebuttal of my article InfraCap MLP ETF: The Distribution Is Actually Being Covered , I stick by my conviction that the fund's current distribution policy is covered by distributable cash flow and is also sustainable. In this article, I will attempt to… read more...

FERC's Ruling Revives The MLP Market

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-19 22:10:48:000

The FERC issued its final notice of proposed rule making or (NOPR) related treatment of income taxes for natural gas cost of service pipelines and we think it is a positive ruling. As you recall back in March of this year, the FERC stirred up the MLP sector when it issued a notice that essen… read more...

FERC's Ruling Revives The MLP Market

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-19 22:10:48:000

The FERC issued its final notice of proposed rule making or (NOPR) related treatment of income taxes for natural gas cost of service pipelines and we think it is a positive ruling. As you recall back in March of this year, the FERC stirred up the MLP sector when it issued a notice that essen… read more...

FERC's Ruling Revives The MLP Market

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-19 22:10:48:000

The FERC issued its final notice of proposed rule making or (NOPR) related treatment of income taxes for natural gas cost of service pipelines and we think it is a positive ruling. As you recall back in March of this year, the FERC stirred up the MLP sector when it issued a notice that essen… read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF declares $0.11 dividend

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-19 17:21:54:000

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSEARCA: AMZA ) declares $0.11/share monthly dividend , in line with previous. More news on: InfraCap MLP ETF, Dividend News, News on ETFs, Read more … read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Declares Monthly Distribution

via: PR Newswire at 2018-07-19 16:15:00:000

NEW YORK , July 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) has declared a monthly distribution of $0.11 ( $1.32 per share on an annualized basis). The distribution will be paid July 30, 2018 to shareholders of record as of the close of business July 23, 2018 . … read more...

Infracap MLP Fund: Numbers Do Not Lie

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-18 04:04:01:000

We do deep due diligence work. Sometimes we miss things. It happens. So when someone references our work and contradicts what we say, it is always a useful exercise to revisit our conclusions. We just wrote a detailed piece explaining why Infracap MLP ETF's ( AMZA ) distribution was not c… read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF: The Distribution Is Actually Being Covered

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-17 14:59:47:000

Fellow contributor Trapping Value recently penned an article about InfraCap MLP ETF ( AMZA ) in which he concluded that: AMZA continues to be a disappointment in either covering its distribution or outperforming its benchmarks. While I have high regard for Trapping Value's body of work… read more...

Who Stole My Alpha - Part 3

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-15 13:05:19:000

InfraCap MLP ETF ( AMZA ) has easily been the most exciting ticker that we have covered. It had everything going for it. From one of the highest yielding securities to a bet on a languishing sector due for rebound. To top it all its star manager made this "Jordanesque" fund even more of a thri… read more...

Who Stole My Alpha - Part 3

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-15 13:05:19:000

InfraCap MLP ETF ( AMZA ) has easily been the most exciting ticker that we have covered. It had everything going for it. From one of the highest yielding securities to a bet on a languishing sector due for rebound. To top it all its star manager made this "Jordanesque" fund even more of a thri… read more...

"Income Factory" Re-Invests At 12% Rate; 6 Month Total Return A More Subdued 4%

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-12 11:14:38:000

It's hard to find much of anything too exciting to say about the second quarter that we just completed. Like a football team with a strong "ground game," we continued to grind out the yardage with a cash distribution yield slightly over 12% that we can re-invest and compound, growing the incom… read more...

"Income Factory" Re-Invests At 12% Rate; 6 Month Total Return A More Subdued 4%

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-12 11:14:38:000

It's hard to find much of anything too exciting to say about the second quarter that we just completed. Like a football team with a strong "ground game," we continued to grind out the yardage with a cash distribution yield slightly over 12% that we can re-invest and compound, growing the incom… read more...

"Income Factory" Re-Invests At 12% Rate; 6 Month Total Return A More Subdued 4%

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-12 11:14:38:000

It's hard to find much of anything too exciting to say about the second quarter that we just completed. Like a football team with a strong "ground game," we continued to grind out the yardage with a cash distribution yield slightly over 12% that we can re-invest and compound, growing the incom… read more...

Immediate Income: Why Individual Stocks Matter

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-12 09:24:49:000

Investment Thesis Immediate income investing provides an avenue for predictable reliable income, however investing in individual stocks should not be overlooked. Individual stocks provide a ballast against the ever-changing word of high yield closed end funds, CEFs, exchange traded funds, ET… read more...

Immediate Income: Why Individual Stocks Matter

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-12 09:24:49:000

Investment Thesis Immediate income investing provides an avenue for predictable reliable income, however investing in individual stocks should not be overlooked. Individual stocks provide a ballast against the ever-changing word of high yield closed end funds, CEFs, exchange traded funds, ET… read more...

Immediate Income: Why Individual Stocks Matter

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-12 09:24:49:000

Investment Thesis Immediate income investing provides an avenue for predictable reliable income, however investing in individual stocks should not be overlooked. Individual stocks provide a ballast against the ever-changing word of high yield closed end funds, CEFs, exchange traded funds, ET… read more...

Rose Portfolio 93 Stock Cost Per Share Revealed In The First Half And Q2 2018 Report

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-03 11:17:50:000

The Rose Portfolio 93 investments in the Rose portfolio and all golden to me, while chosen with utmost care and consideration for quality and dividend reliability. In a previous article here , I discuss S&P credit ratings and consistency of dividend raises. These traits are importa… read more...

Rose Portfolio 93 Stock Cost Per Share Revealed In The First Half And Q2 2018 Report

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-03 11:17:50:000

The Rose Portfolio 93 investments in the Rose portfolio and all golden to me, while chosen with utmost care and consideration for quality and dividend reliability. In a previous article here , I discuss S&P credit ratings and consistency of dividend raises. These traits are importa… read more...

Rose Portfolio 93 Stock Cost Per Share Revealed In The First Half And Q2 2018 Report

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-03 11:17:50:000

The Rose Portfolio 93 investments in the Rose portfolio and all golden to me, while chosen with utmost care and consideration for quality and dividend reliability. In a previous article here , I discuss S&P credit ratings and consistency of dividend raises. These traits are importa… read more...

Rose Portfolio 93 Stock Cost Per Share Revealed In The First Half And Q2 2018 Report

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-03 11:17:50:000

The Rose Portfolio 93 investments in the Rose portfolio and all golden to me, while chosen with utmost care and consideration for quality and dividend reliability. In a previous article here , I discuss S&P credit ratings and consistency of dividend raises. These traits are importa… read more...

Monthly Paid Dividends From 89 All Cap U.S. Equities & 80 Funds For July

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-02 15:30:02:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Forecast Top Ten MoPay Equities to Net 11.3% to 39% Gains By July 2019 Seven of the ten top yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1 year target prices. Thu… read more...

First Half Midstream Returns: Factor Debrief

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-02 02:32:17:000

We are officially finished with a pretty wild first half of the year. As such, I thought it appropriate to break down midstream returns based on several different factors that I believe have been driving relative performance within the sector this year. The charts below represent the simple … read more...

8% Current Income And Capital Growth From This High-Yield, Sustainable Capital Portfolio

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-02 01:21:37:000

Sustainable 8% Income from Closed-End Funds At the end of September 2015, I began a model income portfolio built on closed-end funds (CEFs). At the time, there were many fewer Seeking Alpha contributors writing on the subject of CEFs than we have today. And few of these were writing with an … read more...

Stock Market & Economic Outlook For Mid-Year 2018

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-01 11:40:59:000

Most of the volatility in the stock market this year has been the result of fears regarding a possible trade war with China. The fears were a result of Trump's hard-line stance on attempting to restrict investment from China in U.S. businesses. This led to a correction in the stock market earl… read more...

Investing For Immediate Income

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-27 16:12:22:000

Investment Thesis Investing for immediate income is readily becoming a necessary step for many individuals. This type of investing requires additional diligence to avoid sucker yields and weakly covered dividends that pose great risks, however immediate income investing is highly rewarding a… read more...

Investing For Immediate Income

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-27 16:12:22:000

Investment Thesis Investing for immediate income is readily becoming a necessary step for many individuals. This type of investing requires additional diligence to avoid sucker yields and weakly covered dividends that pose great risks, however immediate income investing is highly rewarding a… read more...

Investing For Immediate Income

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-27 16:12:22:000

Investment Thesis Investing for immediate income is readily becoming a necessary step for many individuals. This type of investing requires additional diligence to avoid sucker yields and weakly covered dividends that pose great risks, however immediate income investing is highly rewarding a… read more...

Mastering MLP Madness

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-26 07:13:00:000

What do you see in this chart? Opportunity = an investment that more than tripled over 7 years Danger = an investment that lost more than -58% of its value over 16 months Indecision = an investment meandering between those two extremes for more than 2 years The astute among you… read more...

151 Monthly Paying Dividend SML Equities And 69 Funds For June

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-21 06:02:22:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Peg Top Ten MoPay SML Stocks to Net 12.2% to 49% Gains To June 2019 Three of the ten top-yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were also among the top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1-year target prices. Thus, the yield str… read more...

151 Monthly Paying Dividend SML Equities And 69 Funds For June

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-21 06:02:22:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Peg Top Ten MoPay SML Stocks to Net 12.2% to 49% Gains To June 2019 Three of the ten top-yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were also among the top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1-year target prices. Thus, the yield str… read more...

151 Monthly Paying Dividend SML Equities And 69 Funds For June

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-21 06:02:22:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Peg Top Ten MoPay SML Stocks to Net 12.2% to 49% Gains To June 2019 Three of the ten top-yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were also among the top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1-year target prices. Thus, the yield str… read more...

Are Energy Stocks Catching Up To Crude?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-20 08:00:37:000

By Stacey Morris Energy investors, and particularly MLP investors, have likely been frustrated with the lagging performance of energy stocks relative to the improvement in crude prices. We discussed this at length in our white paper on crude correlations and MLPs from December 2017. In A… read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF declares $0.11 dividend

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-19 16:09:32:000

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSEARCA: AMZA ) declares $0.11/share monthly dividend , in line with previous. More news on: InfraCap MLP ETF, Dividend News, News on ETFs, Read more … read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Declares Monthly Distribution

via: PR Newswire at 2018-06-19 16:05:00:000

NEW YORK , June 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) has declared a monthly distribution of $0.11 ( $1.32 per share on an annualized basis). The distribution will be paid June 28, 2018 to shareholders of record as of the close of business June 21, 20… read more...

May Update For My 92 Investment Rose Portfolio With Bonus Add On Future Purchasing Evaluation Plan

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-12 11:06:53:000

The Rose portfolio The Rose Portfolio consists of 2 Roths, a taxable trust account and 9 separate company stocks outside of the broker. It now sits at 92 Investments and on average ~4.6% dividend yield on value. I hope to do a quarterly report at the end of June for portfolio value and divid… read more...

May Update For My 92 Investment Rose Portfolio With Bonus Add On Future Purchasing Evaluation Plan

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-12 11:06:53:000

The Rose portfolio The Rose Portfolio consists of 2 Roths, a taxable trust account and 9 separate company stocks outside of the broker. It now sits at 92 Investments and on average ~4.6% dividend yield on value. I hope to do a quarterly report at the end of June for portfolio value and divid… read more...

May Update For My 92 Investment Rose Portfolio With Bonus Add On Future Purchasing Evaluation Plan

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-12 11:06:53:000

The Rose portfolio The Rose Portfolio consists of 2 Roths, a taxable trust account and 9 separate company stocks outside of the broker. It now sits at 92 Investments and on average ~4.6% dividend yield on value. I hope to do a quarterly report at the end of June for portfolio value and divid… read more...

Revisiting MLP Distribution Growth

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-06 08:00:40:000

By James Wang One of Alerian's most widely circulated charts is our distribution growth chart, seen below. It's a perennial favorite, with investors and industry insiders requesting it over and over again. We wanted to provide a simple number that could be referenced and compared. Someth… read more...

Revisiting MLP Distribution Growth

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-06 08:00:40:000

By James Wang One of Alerian's most widely circulated charts is our distribution growth chart, seen below. It's a perennial favorite, with investors and industry insiders requesting it over and over again. We wanted to provide a simple number that could be referenced and compared. Someth… read more...

Revisiting MLP Distribution Growth

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-06 08:00:40:000

By James Wang One of Alerian's most widely circulated charts is our distribution growth chart, seen below. It's a perennial favorite, with investors and industry insiders requesting it over and over again. We wanted to provide a simple number that could be referenced and compared. Someth… read more...

Revisiting MLP Distribution Growth

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-06 08:00:40:000

By James Wang One of Alerian's most widely circulated charts is our distribution growth chart, seen below. It's a perennial favorite, with investors and industry insiders requesting it over and over again. We wanted to provide a simple number that could be referenced and compared. Someth… read more...

Monthly Paid Dividends From 85 All Cap U.S. Equities And 80 Funds For June

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 01:31:26:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Forecast Top Ten MoPay Equities to Net 11.8% to 40% Gains By June 2019 Five of the ten top yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1 year target prices. Thus… read more...

Monthly Paid Dividends From 85 All Cap U.S. Equities And 80 Funds For June

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 01:31:26:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Forecast Top Ten MoPay Equities to Net 11.8% to 40% Gains By June 2019 Five of the ten top yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1 year target prices. Thus… read more...

Monthly Paid Dividends From 85 All Cap U.S. Equities And 80 Funds For June

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 01:31:26:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Forecast Top Ten MoPay Equities to Net 11.8% to 40% Gains By June 2019 Five of the ten top yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1 year target prices. Thus… read more...

Monthly Paid Dividends From 85 All Cap U.S. Equities And 80 Funds For June

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 01:31:26:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Forecast Top Ten MoPay Equities to Net 11.8% to 40% Gains By June 2019 Five of the ten top yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1 year target prices. Thus… read more...

Monthly Paid Dividends From 85 All Cap U.S. Equities And 80 Funds For June

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 01:31:26:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Forecast Top Ten MoPay Equities to Net 11.8% to 40% Gains By June 2019 Five of the ten top yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1 year target prices. Thus… read more...

Monthly Paid Dividends From 85 All Cap U.S. Equities And 80 Funds For June

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 01:31:26:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Forecast Top Ten MoPay Equities to Net 11.8% to 40% Gains By June 2019 Five of the ten top yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1 year target prices. Thus… read more...

Monthly Paid Dividends From 85 All Cap U.S. Equities And 80 Funds For June

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 01:31:26:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Forecast Top Ten MoPay Equities to Net 11.8% to 40% Gains By June 2019 Five of the ten top yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1 year target prices. Thus… read more...

Monthly Paid Dividends From 85 All Cap U.S. Equities And 80 Funds For June

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 01:31:26:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Forecast Top Ten MoPay Equities to Net 11.8% to 40% Gains By June 2019 Five of the ten top yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1 year target prices. Thus… read more...

Monthly Paid Dividends From 85 All Cap U.S. Equities And 80 Funds For June

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 01:31:26:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Forecast Top Ten MoPay Equities to Net 11.8% to 40% Gains By June 2019 Five of the ten top yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1 year target prices. Thus… read more...

Monthly Paid Dividends From 85 All Cap U.S. Equities And 80 Funds For June

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 01:31:26:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Forecast Top Ten MoPay Equities to Net 11.8% to 40% Gains By June 2019 Five of the ten top yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1 year target prices. Thus… read more...

Monthly Paid Dividends From 85 All Cap U.S. Equities And 80 Funds For June

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 01:31:26:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Forecast Top Ten MoPay Equities to Net 11.8% to 40% Gains By June 2019 Five of the ten top yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1 year target prices. Thus… read more...

Monthly Paid Dividends From 85 All Cap U.S. Equities And 80 Funds For June

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 01:31:26:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Forecast Top Ten MoPay Equities to Net 11.8% to 40% Gains By June 2019 Five of the ten top yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1 year target prices. Thus… read more...

Monthly Paid Dividends From 85 All Cap U.S. Equities And 80 Funds For June

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 01:31:26:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Forecast Top Ten MoPay Equities to Net 11.8% to 40% Gains By June 2019 Five of the ten top yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1 year target prices. Thus… read more...

Monthly Paid Dividends From 85 All Cap U.S. Equities And 80 Funds For June

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 01:31:26:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Forecast Top Ten MoPay Equities to Net 11.8% to 40% Gains By June 2019 Five of the ten top yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1 year target prices. Thus… read more...

Monthly Paid Dividends From 85 All Cap U.S. Equities And 80 Funds For June

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 01:31:26:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Forecast Top Ten MoPay Equities to Net 11.8% to 40% Gains By June 2019 Five of the ten top yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1 year target prices. Thus… read more...

Monthly Paid Dividends From 85 All Cap U.S. Equities And 80 Funds For June

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 01:31:26:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Forecast Top Ten MoPay Equities to Net 11.8% to 40% Gains By June 2019 Five of the ten top yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1 year target prices. Thus… read more...

Monthly Paid Dividends From 85 All Cap U.S. Equities And 80 Funds For June

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 01:31:26:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Forecast Top Ten MoPay Equities to Net 11.8% to 40% Gains By June 2019 Five of the ten top yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1 year target prices. Thus… read more...

Monthly Paid Dividends From 85 All Cap U.S. Equities And 80 Funds For June

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 01:31:26:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Forecast Top Ten MoPay Equities to Net 11.8% to 40% Gains By June 2019 Five of the ten top yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1 year target prices. Thus… read more...

Monthly Paid Dividends From 85 All Cap U.S. Equities And 80 Funds For June

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 01:31:26:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Forecast Top Ten MoPay Equities to Net 11.8% to 40% Gains By June 2019 Five of the ten top yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1 year target prices. Thus… read more...

Monthly Paid Dividends From 85 All Cap U.S. Equities And 80 Funds For June

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 01:31:26:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Forecast Top Ten MoPay Equities to Net 11.8% to 40% Gains By June 2019 Five of the ten top yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1 year target prices. Thus… read more...

Monthly Paid Dividends From 85 All Cap U.S. Equities And 80 Funds For June

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 01:31:26:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Forecast Top Ten MoPay Equities to Net 11.8% to 40% Gains By June 2019 Five of the ten top yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1 year target prices. Thus… read more...

Monthly Paid Dividends From 85 All Cap U.S. Equities And 80 Funds For June

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 01:31:26:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Forecast Top Ten MoPay Equities to Net 11.8% to 40% Gains By June 2019 Five of the ten top yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1 year target prices. Thus… read more...

Monthly Paid Dividends From 85 All Cap U.S. Equities And 80 Funds For June

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 01:31:26:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Forecast Top Ten MoPay Equities to Net 11.8% to 40% Gains By June 2019 Five of the ten top yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1 year target prices. Thus… read more...

Monthly Paid Dividends From 85 All Cap U.S. Equities And 80 Funds For June

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 01:31:26:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Forecast Top Ten MoPay Equities to Net 11.8% to 40% Gains By June 2019 Five of the ten top yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1 year target prices. Thus… read more...

Monthly Paid Dividends From 85 All Cap U.S. Equities And 80 Funds For June

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 01:31:26:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Forecast Top Ten MoPay Equities to Net 11.8% to 40% Gains By June 2019 Five of the ten top yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1 year target prices. Thus… read more...

Monthly Paid Dividends From 85 All Cap U.S. Equities And 80 Funds For June

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 01:31:26:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Forecast Top Ten MoPay Equities to Net 11.8% to 40% Gains By June 2019 Five of the ten top yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1 year target prices. Thus… read more...

Monthly Paid Dividends From 85 All Cap U.S. Equities And 80 Funds For June

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 01:31:26:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Forecast Top Ten MoPay Equities to Net 11.8% to 40% Gains By June 2019 Five of the ten top yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1 year target prices. Thus… read more...

Monthly Paid Dividends From 85 All Cap U.S. Equities And 80 Funds For June

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 01:31:26:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Forecast Top Ten MoPay Equities to Net 11.8% to 40% Gains By June 2019 Five of the ten top yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1 year target prices. Thus… read more...

Monthly Paid Dividends From 85 All Cap U.S. Equities And 80 Funds For June

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 01:31:26:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Forecast Top Ten MoPay Equities to Net 11.8% to 40% Gains By June 2019 Five of the ten top yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1 year target prices. Thus… read more...

Monthly Paid Dividends From 85 All Cap U.S. Equities And 80 Funds For June

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 01:31:26:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Forecast Top Ten MoPay Equities to Net 11.8% to 40% Gains By June 2019 Five of the ten top yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1 year target prices. Thus… read more...

Monthly Paid Dividends From 85 All Cap U.S. Equities And 80 Funds For June

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 01:31:26:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Forecast Top Ten MoPay Equities to Net 11.8% to 40% Gains By June 2019 Five of the ten top yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1 year target prices. Thus… read more...

Monthly Paid Dividends From 85 All Cap U.S. Equities And 80 Funds For June

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 01:31:26:000

Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Forecast Top Ten MoPay Equities to Net 11.8% to 40% Gains By June 2019 Five of the ten top yield MoPay stocks (shaded in the chart above) were verified as being among the Top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1 year target prices. Thus… read more...

MLP And Energy Infrastructure Conference Recap: Dissecting The Disconnect With Fundamentals

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-30 08:00:32:000

By Stacey Morris Last week, we attended the MLP and Energy Infrastructure Conference hosted by the Master Limited Partnership Association in Orlando. The event was well attended, surpassing last year's record. While the FERC news, Permian discounts and oil prices were all relevant topics,… read more...

MLP And Energy Infrastructure Conference Recap: Dissecting The Disconnect With Fundamentals

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-30 08:00:32:000

By Stacey Morris Last week, we attended the MLP and Energy Infrastructure Conference hosted by the Master Limited Partnership Association in Orlando. The event was well attended, surpassing last year's record. While the FERC news, Permian discounts and oil prices were all relevant topics,… read more...

Avoiding The Landmines: A Roundtable With J Mintzmyer And Team

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-24 07:30:00:000

The shipping and industrials sectors are complex - you have to wade in deep to understand all of the moving parts. And there are a lot of them. With the U.S.-China trade war at a standstill (at the time of writing, Wednesday, May 23, 2018), renewed sanctions for Iran and threats of sanctions f… read more...

Avoiding The Landmines: A Roundtable With J Mintzmyer And Team

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-24 07:30:00:000

The shipping and industrials sectors are complex - you have to wade in deep to understand all of the moving parts. And there are a lot of them. With the U.S.-China trade war at a standstill (at the time of writing, Wednesday, May 23, 2018), renewed sanctions for Iran and threats of sanctions f… read more...

Avoiding The Landmines: A Roundtable With J Mintzmyer And Team

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-24 07:30:00:000

The shipping and industrials sectors are complex - you have to wade in deep to understand all of the moving parts. And there are a lot of them. With the U.S.-China trade war at a standstill (at the time of writing, Wednesday, May 23, 2018), renewed sanctions for Iran and threats of sanctions f… read more...

Avoiding The Landmines: A Roundtable With J Mintzmyer And Team

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-24 07:30:00:000

The shipping and industrials sectors are complex - you have to wade in deep to understand all of the moving parts. And there are a lot of them. With the U.S.-China trade war at a standstill (at the time of writing, Wednesday, May 23, 2018), renewed sanctions for Iran and threats of sanctions f… read more...

Avoiding The Landmines: A Roundtable With J Mintzmyer And Team

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-24 07:30:00:000

The shipping and industrials sectors are complex - you have to wade in deep to understand all of the moving parts. And there are a lot of them. With the U.S.-China trade war at a standstill (at the time of writing, Wednesday, May 23, 2018), renewed sanctions for Iran and threats of sanctions f… read more...

Avoiding The Landmines: A Roundtable With J Mintzmyer And Team

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-24 07:30:00:000

The shipping and industrials sectors are complex - you have to wade in deep to understand all of the moving parts. And there are a lot of them. With the U.S.-China trade war at a standstill (at the time of writing, Wednesday, May 23, 2018), renewed sanctions for Iran and threats of sanctions f… read more...

Avoiding The Landmines: A Roundtable With J Mintzmyer And Team

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-24 07:30:00:000

The shipping and industrials sectors are complex - you have to wade in deep to understand all of the moving parts. And there are a lot of them. With the U.S.-China trade war at a standstill (at the time of writing, Wednesday, May 23, 2018), renewed sanctions for Iran and threats of sanctions f… read more...

Q1'18 MLP Distribution Recap: Several Growers Overshadowed By 2 Cuts

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-23 08:00:05:000

By Stacey Morris How many MLPs in the AMZ and AMZI grew, maintained, or cut their distributions for 1Q18? For context, 1Q18 distributions refer to the distributions that will be paid in 2Q18 as a result of operational performance in 1Q18. The pie charts below reflect the Q/Q changes to… read more...

Q1'18 MLP Distribution Recap: Several Growers Overshadowed By 2 Cuts

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-23 08:00:05:000

By Stacey Morris How many MLPs in the AMZ and AMZI grew, maintained, or cut their distributions for 1Q18? For context, 1Q18 distributions refer to the distributions that will be paid in 2Q18 as a result of operational performance in 1Q18. The pie charts below reflect the Q/Q changes to… read more...

Q1'18 MLP Distribution Recap: Several Growers Overshadowed By 2 Cuts

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-23 08:00:05:000

By Stacey Morris How many MLPs in the AMZ and AMZI grew, maintained, or cut their distributions for 1Q18? For context, 1Q18 distributions refer to the distributions that will be paid in 2Q18 as a result of operational performance in 1Q18. The pie charts below reflect the Q/Q changes to… read more...

Q1'18 MLP Distribution Recap: Several Growers Overshadowed By 2 Cuts

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-23 08:00:05:000

By Stacey Morris How many MLPs in the AMZ and AMZI grew, maintained, or cut their distributions for 1Q18? For context, 1Q18 distributions refer to the distributions that will be paid in 2Q18 as a result of operational performance in 1Q18. The pie charts below reflect the Q/Q changes to… read more...

Q1'18 MLP Distribution Recap: Several Growers Overshadowed By 2 Cuts

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-23 08:00:05:000

By Stacey Morris How many MLPs in the AMZ and AMZI grew, maintained, or cut their distributions for 1Q18? For context, 1Q18 distributions refer to the distributions that will be paid in 2Q18 as a result of operational performance in 1Q18. The pie charts below reflect the Q/Q changes to… read more...

Q1'18 MLP Distribution Recap: Several Growers Overshadowed By 2 Cuts

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-23 08:00:05:000

By Stacey Morris How many MLPs in the AMZ and AMZI grew, maintained, or cut their distributions for 1Q18? For context, 1Q18 distributions refer to the distributions that will be paid in 2Q18 as a result of operational performance in 1Q18. The pie charts below reflect the Q/Q changes to… read more...

Q1'18 MLP Distribution Recap: Several Growers Overshadowed By 2 Cuts

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-23 08:00:05:000

By Stacey Morris How many MLPs in the AMZ and AMZI grew, maintained, or cut their distributions for 1Q18? For context, 1Q18 distributions refer to the distributions that will be paid in 2Q18 as a result of operational performance in 1Q18. The pie charts below reflect the Q/Q changes to… read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF declares $0.11 dividend

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-21 17:25:48:000

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSEARCA: AMZA ) declares $0.11/share monthly dividend , in line with previous. More news on: InfraCap MLP ETF, Dividend News, News on ETFs, Read more … read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF declares $0.11 dividend

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-21 17:25:48:000

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSEARCA: AMZA ) declares $0.11/share monthly dividend , in line with previous. More news on: InfraCap MLP ETF, Dividend News, News on ETFs, Read more … read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF declares $0.11 dividend

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-21 17:25:48:000

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSEARCA: AMZA ) declares $0.11/share monthly dividend , in line with previous. More news on: InfraCap MLP ETF, Dividend News, News on ETFs, Read more … read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF declares $0.11 dividend

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-21 17:25:48:000

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSEARCA: AMZA ) declares $0.11/share monthly dividend , in line with previous. More news on: InfraCap MLP ETF, Dividend News, News on ETFs, Read more … read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF declares $0.11 dividend

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-21 17:25:48:000

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSEARCA: AMZA ) declares $0.11/share monthly dividend , in line with previous. More news on: InfraCap MLP ETF, Dividend News, News on ETFs, Read more … read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF declares $0.11 dividend

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-21 17:25:48:000

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSEARCA: AMZA ) declares $0.11/share monthly dividend , in line with previous. More news on: InfraCap MLP ETF, Dividend News, News on ETFs, Read more … read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Declares Monthly Distribution

via: PR Newswire at 2018-05-21 17:20:00:000

NEW YORK , May 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) has declared a monthly distribution of $0.11 ( $1.32 per share on an annualized basis). The distribution will be paid May 31, 2018 to shareholders of record as of the close of business May 23, 2018 … read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Declares Monthly Distribution

via: PR Newswire at 2018-05-21 17:20:00:000

NEW YORK , May 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) has declared a monthly distribution of $0.11 ( $1.32 per share on an annualized basis). The distribution will be paid May 31, 2018 to shareholders of record as of the close of business May 23, 2018 … read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Declares Monthly Distribution

via: PR Newswire at 2018-05-21 17:20:00:000

NEW YORK , May 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) has declared a monthly distribution of $0.11 ( $1.32 per share on an annualized basis). The distribution will be paid May 31, 2018 to shareholders of record as of the close of business May 23, 2018 … read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Declares Monthly Distribution

via: PR Newswire at 2018-05-21 17:20:00:000

NEW YORK , May 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) has declared a monthly distribution of $0.11 ( $1.32 per share on an annualized basis). The distribution will be paid May 31, 2018 to shareholders of record as of the close of business May 23, 2018 … read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Declares Monthly Distribution

via: PR Newswire at 2018-05-21 17:20:00:000

NEW YORK , May 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) has declared a monthly distribution of $0.11 ( $1.32 per share on an annualized basis). The distribution will be paid May 31, 2018 to shareholders of record as of the close of business May 23, 2018 … read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Declares Monthly Distribution

via: PR Newswire at 2018-05-21 17:20:00:000

NEW YORK , May 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) has declared a monthly distribution of $0.11 ( $1.32 per share on an annualized basis). The distribution will be paid May 31, 2018 to shareholders of record as of the close of business May 23, 2018 … read more...

REITs trade up as LaSalle Hotel takeover battle highlights category

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-21 15:42:07:000

Hotel REIT stocks took center stage today as a battle for LaSalle Hotel Properties ( LHO +5.6% ) began, with Blackstone agreeing to buy LHO for $33.50 a share, and Pebblebrook Hotel Trust ( PEB +1.8% ) rallying with a sweetened stock swap offer valued at about $35.89. More news on: LaS… read more...

REITs trade up as LaSalle Hotel takeover battle highlights category

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-21 15:42:07:000

Hotel REIT stocks took center stage today as a battle for LaSalle Hotel Properties ( LHO +5.6% ) began, with Blackstone agreeing to buy LHO for $33.50 a share, and Pebblebrook Hotel Trust ( PEB +1.8% ) rallying with a sweetened stock swap offer valued at about $35.89. More news on: LaS… read more...

REITs trade up as LaSalle Hotel takeover battle highlights category

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-21 15:42:07:000

Hotel REIT stocks took center stage today as a battle for LaSalle Hotel Properties ( LHO +5.6% ) began, with Blackstone agreeing to buy LHO for $33.50 a share, and Pebblebrook Hotel Trust ( PEB +1.8% ) rallying with a sweetened stock swap offer valued at about $35.89. More news on: LaS… read more...

REITs trade up as LaSalle Hotel takeover battle highlights category

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-21 15:42:07:000

Hotel REIT stocks took center stage today as a battle for LaSalle Hotel Properties ( LHO +5.6% ) began, with Blackstone agreeing to buy LHO for $33.50 a share, and Pebblebrook Hotel Trust ( PEB +1.8% ) rallying with a sweetened stock swap offer valued at about $35.89. More news on: LaS… read more...

REITs trade up as LaSalle Hotel takeover battle highlights category

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-21 15:42:07:000

Hotel REIT stocks took center stage today as a battle for LaSalle Hotel Properties ( LHO +5.6% ) began, with Blackstone agreeing to buy LHO for $33.50 a share, and Pebblebrook Hotel Trust ( PEB +1.8% ) rallying with a sweetened stock swap offer valued at about $35.89. More news on: LaS… read more...

REITs trade up as LaSalle Hotel takeover battle highlights category

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-21 15:42:07:000

Hotel REIT stocks took center stage today as a battle for LaSalle Hotel Properties ( LHO +5.6% ) began, with Blackstone agreeing to buy LHO for $33.50 a share, and Pebblebrook Hotel Trust ( PEB +1.8% ) rallying with a sweetened stock swap offer valued at about $35.89. More news on: LaS… read more...

REITs trade up as LaSalle Hotel takeover battle highlights category

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-21 15:41:28:000

Hotel REIT stocks took center stage today as a battle for LaSalle Hotel Properties ( LHO +5.6% ) began, with Blackstone agreeing to buy LHO for $33.50 a share, and Pebblebrook Hotel Trust ( PEB +1.8% ) rallying with a sweetened stock swap offer valued at about $35.89. More news on: LaS… read more...

REITs trade up as LaSalle Hotel takeover battle highlights category

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-21 15:41:28:000

Hotel REIT stocks took center stage today as a battle for LaSalle Hotel Properties ( LHO +5.6% ) began, with Blackstone agreeing to buy LHO for $33.50 a share, and Pebblebrook Hotel Trust ( PEB +1.8% ) rallying with a sweetened stock swap offer valued at about $35.89. More news on: LaS… read more...

REITs trade up as LaSalle Hotel takeover battle highlights category

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-21 15:41:28:000

Hotel REIT stocks took center stage today as a battle for LaSalle Hotel Properties ( LHO +5.6% ) began, with Blackstone agreeing to buy LHO for $33.50 a share, and Pebblebrook Hotel Trust ( PEB +1.8% ) rallying with a sweetened stock swap offer valued at about $35.89. More news on: LaS… read more...

REITs trade up as LaSalle Hotel takeover battle highlights category

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-21 15:41:28:000

Hotel REIT stocks took center stage today as a battle for LaSalle Hotel Properties ( LHO +5.6% ) began, with Blackstone agreeing to buy LHO for $33.50 a share, and Pebblebrook Hotel Trust ( PEB +1.8% ) rallying with a sweetened stock swap offer valued at about $35.89. More news on: LaS… read more...

REITs trade up as LaSalle Hotel takeover battle highlights category

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-21 15:41:28:000

Hotel REIT stocks took center stage today as a battle for LaSalle Hotel Properties ( LHO +5.6% ) began, with Blackstone agreeing to buy LHO for $33.50 a share, and Pebblebrook Hotel Trust ( PEB +1.8% ) rallying with a sweetened stock swap offer valued at about $35.89. More news on: LaS… read more...

REITs trade up as LaSalle Hotel takeover battle highlights category

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-21 15:41:28:000

Hotel REIT stocks took center stage today as a battle for LaSalle Hotel Properties ( LHO +5.6% ) began, with Blackstone agreeing to buy LHO for $33.50 a share, and Pebblebrook Hotel Trust ( PEB +1.8% ) rallying with a sweetened stock swap offer valued at about $35.89. More news on: LaS… read more...

Dividend Cuts - Managing Their Impact On Our 'Income Factory'

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-21 12:02:10:000

A reader recently asked me how I react to dividend cuts in the funds I own. While my answer (linked here) wasn't bad, the question prompted me to think about the subject more seriously and try to come up with a more thoughtful response. My goal, long term, is to earn an "equity return" of … read more...

Dividend Cuts - Managing Their Impact On Our 'Income Factory'

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-21 12:02:10:000

A reader recently asked me how I react to dividend cuts in the funds I own. While my answer (linked here) wasn't bad, the question prompted me to think about the subject more seriously and try to come up with a more thoughtful response. My goal, long term, is to earn an "equity return" of … read more...

Dividend Cuts - Managing Their Impact On Our 'Income Factory'

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-21 12:02:10:000

A reader recently asked me how I react to dividend cuts in the funds I own. While my answer (linked here) wasn't bad, the question prompted me to think about the subject more seriously and try to come up with a more thoughtful response. My goal, long term, is to earn an "equity return" of … read more...

Dividend Cuts - Managing Their Impact On Our 'Income Factory'

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-21 12:02:10:000

A reader recently asked me how I react to dividend cuts in the funds I own. While my answer (linked here) wasn't bad, the question prompted me to think about the subject more seriously and try to come up with a more thoughtful response. My goal, long term, is to earn an "equity return" of … read more...

Dividend Cuts - Managing Their Impact On Our 'Income Factory'

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-21 12:02:10:000

A reader recently asked me how I react to dividend cuts in the funds I own. While my answer (linked here) wasn't bad, the question prompted me to think about the subject more seriously and try to come up with a more thoughtful response. My goal, long term, is to earn an "equity return" of … read more...

Dividend Cuts - Managing Their Impact On Our 'Income Factory'

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-21 12:02:10:000

A reader recently asked me how I react to dividend cuts in the funds I own. While my answer (linked here) wasn't bad, the question prompted me to think about the subject more seriously and try to come up with a more thoughtful response. My goal, long term, is to earn an "equity return" of … read more...

Dividend Cuts - Managing Their Impact On Our 'Income Factory'

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-21 12:02:10:000

A reader recently asked me how I react to dividend cuts in the funds I own. While my answer (linked here) wasn't bad, the question prompted me to think about the subject more seriously and try to come up with a more thoughtful response. My goal, long term, is to earn an "equity return" of … read more...

Transco Dumps Its MLP

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-18 21:50:26:000

On the University of Texas website is a documentary titled Gift from the Earth: Natural Gas . It describes the construction of a pipeline to transport natural gas from Texas to population centers on the east coast, as far away as New York City. The pipeline was built by the Transcontinental G… read more...

Transco Dumps Its MLP

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-18 21:50:26:000

On the University of Texas website is a documentary titled Gift from the Earth: Natural Gas . It describes the construction of a pipeline to transport natural gas from Texas to population centers on the east coast, as far away as New York City. The pipeline was built by the Transcontinental G… read more...

Transco Dumps Its MLP

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-18 21:50:26:000

On the University of Texas website is a documentary titled Gift from the Earth: Natural Gas . It describes the construction of a pipeline to transport natural gas from Texas to population centers on the east coast, as far away as New York City. The pipeline was built by the Transcontinental G… read more...

Transco Dumps Its MLP

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-18 21:50:26:000

On the University of Texas website is a documentary titled Gift from the Earth: Natural Gas . It describes the construction of a pipeline to transport natural gas from Texas to population centers on the east coast, as far away as New York City. The pipeline was built by the Transcontinental G… read more...

Transco Dumps Its MLP

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-18 21:50:26:000

On the University of Texas website is a documentary titled Gift from the Earth: Natural Gas . It describes the construction of a pipeline to transport natural gas from Texas to population centers on the east coast, as far away as New York City. The pipeline was built by the Transcontinental G… read more...

Transco Dumps Its MLP

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-18 21:50:26:000

On the University of Texas website is a documentary titled Gift from the Earth: Natural Gas . It describes the construction of a pipeline to transport natural gas from Texas to population centers on the east coast, as far away as New York City. The pipeline was built by the Transcontinental G… read more...

Transco Dumps Its MLP

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-18 21:50:26:000

On the University of Texas website is a documentary titled Gift from the Earth: Natural Gas . It describes the construction of a pipeline to transport natural gas from Texas to population centers on the east coast, as far away as New York City. The pipeline was built by the Transcontinental G… read more...

Transco Dumps Its MLP

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-18 21:50:26:000

On the University of Texas website is a documentary titled Gift from the Earth: Natural Gas . It describes the construction of a pipeline to transport natural gas from Texas to population centers on the east coast, as far away as New York City. The pipeline was built by the Transcontinental G… read more...

Transco Dumps Its MLP

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-18 21:50:26:000

On the University of Texas website is a documentary titled Gift from the Earth: Natural Gas . It describes the construction of a pipeline to transport natural gas from Texas to population centers on the east coast, as far away as New York City. The pipeline was built by the Transcontinental G… read more...

Transco Dumps Its MLP

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-18 21:50:26:000

On the University of Texas website is a documentary titled Gift from the Earth: Natural Gas . It describes the construction of a pipeline to transport natural gas from Texas to population centers on the east coast, as far away as New York City. The pipeline was built by the Transcontinental G… read more...

U.S. Energy Exports: How MLPs Help Meet Growing Demand In Asia

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-16 08:00:00:000

By Stacey Morris In case you missed it, something notable happened in March with implications for MLPs and energy infrastructure (EI) companies, and thankfully, it doesn't relate to the FERC . In March, the US leapfrogged Saudi Arabia to become the second-largest oil producer in the worl… read more...

U.S. Energy Exports: How MLPs Help Meet Growing Demand In Asia

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-16 08:00:00:000

By Stacey Morris In case you missed it, something notable happened in March with implications for MLPs and energy infrastructure (EI) companies, and thankfully, it doesn't relate to the FERC . In March, the US leapfrogged Saudi Arabia to become the second-largest oil producer in the worl… read more...

U.S. Energy Exports: How MLPs Help Meet Growing Demand In Asia

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-16 08:00:00:000

By Stacey Morris In case you missed it, something notable happened in March with implications for MLPs and energy infrastructure (EI) companies, and thankfully, it doesn't relate to the FERC . In March, the US leapfrogged Saudi Arabia to become the second-largest oil producer in the worl… read more...

U.S. Energy Exports: How MLPs Help Meet Growing Demand In Asia

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-16 08:00:00:000

By Stacey Morris In case you missed it, something notable happened in March with implications for MLPs and energy infrastructure (EI) companies, and thankfully, it doesn't relate to the FERC . In March, the US leapfrogged Saudi Arabia to become the second-largest oil producer in the worl… read more...

U.S. Energy Exports: How MLPs Help Meet Growing Demand In Asia

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-16 08:00:00:000

By Stacey Morris In case you missed it, something notable happened in March with implications for MLPs and energy infrastructure (EI) companies, and thankfully, it doesn't relate to the FERC . In March, the US leapfrogged Saudi Arabia to become the second-largest oil producer in the worl… read more...

U.S. Energy Exports: How MLPs Help Meet Growing Demand In Asia

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-16 08:00:00:000

By Stacey Morris In case you missed it, something notable happened in March with implications for MLPs and energy infrastructure (EI) companies, and thankfully, it doesn't relate to the FERC . In March, the US leapfrogged Saudi Arabia to become the second-largest oil producer in the worl… read more...

U.S. Energy Exports: How MLPs Help Meet Growing Demand In Asia

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-16 08:00:00:000

By Stacey Morris In case you missed it, something notable happened in March with implications for MLPs and energy infrastructure (EI) companies, and thankfully, it doesn't relate to the FERC . In March, the US leapfrogged Saudi Arabia to become the second-largest oil producer in the worl… read more...

Is Self-Funding An MLP Pipe Dream?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-09 08:00:09:000

By Stacey Morris Self-funding has become a buzzword in the MLP space, but is it really translating to MLPs capital plans? Admittedly, the shift to self-funding is still in early innings, and the transition will take time. That said, it seems like a logical next step as the MLP spac… read more...

Is Self-Funding An MLP Pipe Dream?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-09 08:00:09:000

By Stacey Morris Self-funding has become a buzzword in the MLP space, but is it really translating to MLPs capital plans? Admittedly, the shift to self-funding is still in early innings, and the transition will take time. That said, it seems like a logical next step as the MLP spac… read more...

MLPs: How Perceived Market Foe May Be Fundamental Investment

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-08 00:39:55:000

The following Q&A is from a discussion that originally took place as part of Closed-End Fund Associations podcast series on Friday, April 20, 2018. Joined by Ed Russell, Managing Director Tortoise, and James Cunnane, Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer of the Ad… read more...

MLPs: How Perceived Market Foe May Be Fundamental Investment

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-08 00:39:55:000

The following Q&A is from a discussion that originally took place as part of Closed-End Fund Associations podcast series on Friday, April 20, 2018. Joined by Ed Russell, Managing Director Tortoise, and James Cunnane, Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer of the Ad… read more...

The Uncertain Future Of MLP-Dedicated Funds

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-04-29 18:48:21:000

In recent weeks theres been growing discussion about the future of MLPs (see Are MLPs Going Away? ). Although the prospects for U.S. energy infrastructure are very good, the need for growth capital has exposed the limitations of the MLP investor base. Not everyone agrees. Stacey Morri… read more...

The Uncertain Future Of MLP-Dedicated Funds

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-04-29 18:48:21:000

In recent weeks theres been growing discussion about the future of MLPs (see Are MLPs Going Away? ). Although the prospects for U.S. energy infrastructure are very good, the need for growth capital has exposed the limitations of the MLP investor base. Not everyone agrees. Stacey Morri… read more...

Are MLPs Really Disappearing?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-04-25 08:00:45:000

By Stacey Morris There's a common impression (dare we say, misconception?) in the MLP space that MLPs are becoming endangered species - in other words, that MLPs are on a path to extinction. Yes, there have been restructuring announcements and conversions to C Corporations, and certainly… read more...

Are MLPs Really Disappearing?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-04-25 08:00:45:000

By Stacey Morris There's a common impression (dare we say, misconception?) in the MLP space that MLPs are becoming endangered species - in other words, that MLPs are on a path to extinction. Yes, there have been restructuring announcements and conversions to C Corporations, and certainly… read more...

Pent-Up Energy

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-04-23 01:34:12:000

By Erik Knutzen, Chief Investment Officer - Multi-Asset Class Late-cycle support and attractive valuations could release the potential of commodity stocks. Markets have gotten headline fatigue. Perhaps, to use my colleague Brad Tank's terms , there is a point at which the noise become… read more...

Pent-Up Energy

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-04-23 01:34:12:000

By Erik Knutzen, Chief Investment Officer - Multi-Asset Class Late-cycle support and attractive valuations could release the potential of commodity stocks. Markets have gotten headline fatigue. Perhaps, to use my colleague Brad Tank's terms , there is a point at which the noise become… read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Declares Monthly Distribution

via: PR Newswire at 2018-04-19 10:45:00:000

NEW YORK , April 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) has declared a monthly distribution of $0.11 ( $1.32 per share on an annualized basis). The distribution will be paid April 30, 2018 to shareholders of record as of the close of business April … read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Declares Monthly Distribution

via: PR Newswire at 2018-04-19 10:45:00:000

NEW YORK , April 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) has declared a monthly distribution of $0.11 ( $1.32 per share on an annualized basis). The distribution will be paid April 30, 2018 to shareholders of record as of the close of business April … read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF declares $0.11 dividend

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-04-19 09:46:03:000

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSEARCA: AMZA ) declares $0.11/share monthly dividend , in line with previous. More news on: InfraCap MLP ETF, Dividend news, News on ETFs, Read more … read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF declares $0.11 dividend

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-04-19 09:46:03:000

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSEARCA: AMZA ) declares $0.11/share monthly dividend , in line with previous. More news on: InfraCap MLP ETF, Dividend news, News on ETFs, Read more … read more...

Storage, Oil Backwardation, And Implications For MLPs

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-04-18 08:00:28:000

By Stacey Morris Storage assets are probably the most boring assets in the midstream space (please don't stop reading!). Something about storing a hydrocarbon is generally less exciting than processing hydrocarbons or transporting them. While storage assets are important, they are not ofte… read more...

Storage, Oil Backwardation, And Implications For MLPs

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-04-18 08:00:28:000

By Stacey Morris Storage assets are probably the most boring assets in the midstream space (please don't stop reading!). Something about storing a hydrocarbon is generally less exciting than processing hydrocarbons or transporting them. While storage assets are important, they are not ofte… read more...

Distribution Coverage: Perhaps A Pleasant Surprise?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-04-11 08:00:42:000

By Stacey Morris Investors occasionally ask us what distribution coverage looks like for MLPs. While it may seem straightforward, it is somewhat of a loaded question. Distribution coverage (or coverage ratio) compares distributable cash flow (DCF) generated in a period to the total cash di… read more...

Distribution Coverage: Perhaps A Pleasant Surprise?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-04-11 08:00:42:000

By Stacey Morris Investors occasionally ask us what distribution coverage looks like for MLPs. While it may seem straightforward, it is somewhat of a loaded question. Distribution coverage (or coverage ratio) compares distributable cash flow (DCF) generated in a period to the total cash di… read more...

Gauging The Impact Of Rising Interest Rates For MLPs

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-15 07:40:08:000

The impact of rising rates on energy investments is clearly relevant given the macro concerns blamed for last weeks abysmal market showings. As we assess Master Limited Partnerships ( MLPS ) we evaluate the impact of rising rates from both a direct and indirect basis. From a direct s… read more...

Gauging The Impact Of Rising Interest Rates For MLPs

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-15 07:40:08:000

The impact of rising rates on energy investments is clearly relevant given the macro concerns blamed for last weeks abysmal market showings. As we assess Master Limited Partnerships ( MLPS ) we evaluate the impact of rising rates from both a direct and indirect basis. From a direct s… read more...

Gauging The Impact Of Rising Interest Rates For MLPs

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-15 07:40:08:000

The impact of rising rates on energy investments is clearly relevant given the macro concerns blamed for last weeks abysmal market showings. As we assess Master Limited Partnerships ( MLPS ) we evaluate the impact of rising rates from both a direct and indirect basis. From a direct s… read more...

Gauging The Impact Of Rising Interest Rates For MLPs

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-15 07:40:08:000

The impact of rising rates on energy investments is clearly relevant given the macro concerns blamed for last weeks abysmal market showings. As we assess Master Limited Partnerships ( MLPS ) we evaluate the impact of rising rates from both a direct and indirect basis. From a direct s… read more...

Gauging The Impact Of Rising Interest Rates For MLPs

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-15 07:40:08:000

The impact of rising rates on energy investments is clearly relevant given the macro concerns blamed for last weeks abysmal market showings. As we assess Master Limited Partnerships ( MLPS ) we evaluate the impact of rising rates from both a direct and indirect basis. From a direct s… read more...

Gauging The Impact Of Rising Interest Rates For MLPs

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-15 07:40:08:000

The impact of rising rates on energy investments is clearly relevant given the macro concerns blamed for last weeks abysmal market showings. As we assess Master Limited Partnerships ( MLPS ) we evaluate the impact of rising rates from both a direct and indirect basis. From a direct s… read more...

Gauging The Impact Of Rising Interest Rates For MLPs

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-15 07:40:08:000

The impact of rising rates on energy investments is clearly relevant given the macro concerns blamed for last weeks abysmal market showings. As we assess Master Limited Partnerships ( MLPS ) we evaluate the impact of rising rates from both a direct and indirect basis. From a direct s… read more...

Gauging The Impact Of Rising Interest Rates For MLPs

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-15 07:40:08:000

The impact of rising rates on energy investments is clearly relevant given the macro concerns blamed for last weeks abysmal market showings. As we assess Master Limited Partnerships ( MLPS ) we evaluate the impact of rising rates from both a direct and indirect basis. From a direct s… read more...

Gauging The Impact Of Rising Interest Rates For MLPs

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-15 07:40:08:000

The impact of rising rates on energy investments is clearly relevant given the macro concerns blamed for last weeks abysmal market showings. As we assess Master Limited Partnerships ( MLPS ) we evaluate the impact of rising rates from both a direct and indirect basis. From a direct s… read more...

Gauging The Impact Of Rising Interest Rates For MLPs

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-15 07:40:08:000

The impact of rising rates on energy investments is clearly relevant given the macro concerns blamed for last weeks abysmal market showings. As we assess Master Limited Partnerships ( MLPS ) we evaluate the impact of rising rates from both a direct and indirect basis. From a direct s… read more...

Gauging The Impact Of Rising Interest Rates For MLPs

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-15 07:40:08:000

The impact of rising rates on energy investments is clearly relevant given the macro concerns blamed for last weeks abysmal market showings. As we assess Master Limited Partnerships ( MLPS ) we evaluate the impact of rising rates from both a direct and indirect basis. From a direct s… read more...

Gauging The Impact Of Rising Interest Rates For MLPs

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-15 07:40:08:000

The impact of rising rates on energy investments is clearly relevant given the macro concerns blamed for last weeks abysmal market showings. As we assess Master Limited Partnerships ( MLPS ) we evaluate the impact of rising rates from both a direct and indirect basis. From a direct s… read more...

Gauging The Impact Of Rising Interest Rates For MLPs

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-15 07:40:08:000

The impact of rising rates on energy investments is clearly relevant given the macro concerns blamed for last weeks abysmal market showings. As we assess Master Limited Partnerships ( MLPS ) we evaluate the impact of rising rates from both a direct and indirect basis. From a direct s… read more...

Gauging The Impact Of Rising Interest Rates For MLPs

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-15 07:40:08:000

The impact of rising rates on energy investments is clearly relevant given the macro concerns blamed for last weeks abysmal market showings. As we assess Master Limited Partnerships ( MLPS ) we evaluate the impact of rising rates from both a direct and indirect basis. From a direct s… read more...

The End Of XIV May Be A Boon To Another Class Of Investors

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-10 01:15:07:000

VelocityShares Daily Inverse VIX Short-Term ETN ( XIV ) suffered one of the most dramatic moves in the after markets on February 5. After losing 15% during regular trading hours, the fund lost an additional 96% of its value (based on NAV) in the after markets. The sponsor Credit Suisse annou… read more...

The End Of XIV May Be A Boon To Another Class Of Investors

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-10 01:15:07:000

VelocityShares Daily Inverse VIX Short-Term ETN ( XIV ) suffered one of the most dramatic moves in the after markets on February 5. After losing 15% during regular trading hours, the fund lost an additional 96% of its value (based on NAV) in the after markets. The sponsor Credit Suisse annou… read more...

The End Of XIV May Be A Boon To Another Class Of Investors

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-10 01:15:07:000

VelocityShares Daily Inverse VIX Short-Term ETN ( XIV ) suffered one of the most dramatic moves in the after markets on February 5. After losing 15% during regular trading hours, the fund lost an additional 96% of its value (based on NAV) in the after markets. The sponsor Credit Suisse annou… read more...

The End Of XIV May Be A Boon To Another Class Of Investors

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-10 01:15:07:000

VelocityShares Daily Inverse VIX Short-Term ETN ( XIV ) suffered one of the most dramatic moves in the after markets on February 5. After losing 15% during regular trading hours, the fund lost an additional 96% of its value (based on NAV) in the after markets. The sponsor Credit Suisse annou… read more...

Virtus ETF Advisers Announces Restated NAV for AMZA

via: PR Newswire at 2018-02-06 12:35:00:000

NEW YORK , Feb. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Virtus ETF Advisers, an affiliate of Virtus Investment Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRTS) and multi-manager ETF sponsor announced the net asset value (NAV) per share of the below exchange traded fund was restated effective as of Tuesday, February 6, 2… read more...

Virtus ETF Advisers Announces Restated NAV for AMZA

via: PR Newswire at 2018-02-06 12:35:00:000

NEW YORK , Feb. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Virtus ETF Advisers, an affiliate of Virtus Investment Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRTS) and multi-manager ETF sponsor announced the net asset value (NAV) per share of the below exchange traded fund was restated effective as of Tuesday, February 6, 2… read more...

Virtus ETF Advisers Announces Restated NAV for AMZA

via: PR Newswire at 2018-02-06 12:35:00:000

NEW YORK , Feb. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Virtus ETF Advisers, an affiliate of Virtus Investment Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRTS) and multi-manager ETF sponsor announced the net asset value (NAV) per share of the below exchange traded fund was restated effective as of Tuesday, February 6, 2… read more...

E-Brakes Slam Midstream

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-04 21:02:22:000

In a rough week for stocks of all kinds, energy stocks and midstream/MLPs stood out as particularly weak. The MLP Index declined 5.9%, including distributions, the first 5%+ decline week in nearly two years (since February 2016). The 10-year treasury rate rose another 17 basis points and sits … read more...

E-Brakes Slam Midstream

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-04 21:02:22:000

In a rough week for stocks of all kinds, energy stocks and midstream/MLPs stood out as particularly weak. The MLP Index declined 5.9%, including distributions, the first 5%+ decline week in nearly two years (since February 2016). The 10-year treasury rate rose another 17 basis points and sits … read more...

E-Brakes Slam Midstream

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-04 21:02:22:000

In a rough week for stocks of all kinds, energy stocks and midstream/MLPs stood out as particularly weak. The MLP Index declined 5.9%, including distributions, the first 5%+ decline week in nearly two years (since February 2016). The 10-year treasury rate rose another 17 basis points and sits … read more...

If The Battle Cannot Be Won, Go Ahead And Fight It Anyway

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-02 13:19:02:000

We have extensively communicated about the distribution coverage on Infracap MLP ETF ( AMZA ). We were vindicated when AMZA's press release specifically alluded to its inability to cover the old distribution . "At the new payment schedule and rate," Ryan continued, "the fund is positioned … read more...

If The Battle Cannot Be Won, Go Ahead And Fight It Anyway

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-02 13:19:02:000

We have extensively communicated about the distribution coverage on Infracap MLP ETF ( AMZA ). We were vindicated when AMZA's press release specifically alluded to its inability to cover the old distribution . "At the new payment schedule and rate," Ryan continued, "the fund is positioned … read more...

If The Battle Cannot Be Won, Go Ahead And Fight It Anyway

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-02 13:19:02:000

We have extensively communicated about the distribution coverage on Infracap MLP ETF ( AMZA ). We were vindicated when AMZA's press release specifically alluded to its inability to cover the old distribution . "At the new payment schedule and rate," Ryan continued, "the fund is positioned … read more...

If The Battle Cannot Be Won, Go Ahead And Fight It Anyway

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-02 13:19:02:000

We have extensively communicated about the distribution coverage on Infracap MLP ETF ( AMZA ). We were vindicated when AMZA's press release specifically alluded to its inability to cover the old distribution . "At the new payment schedule and rate," Ryan continued, "the fund is positioned … read more...

If The Battle Cannot Be Won, Go Ahead And Fight It Anyway

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-02 13:19:02:000

We have extensively communicated about the distribution coverage on Infracap MLP ETF ( AMZA ). We were vindicated when AMZA's press release specifically alluded to its inability to cover the old distribution . "At the new payment schedule and rate," Ryan continued, "the fund is positioned … read more...

MLP Sector Heats Up In 2018

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-02 07:42:18:000

What a difference a turn of the calendar page has made for master limited partnerships. By nearly any measure, midstream pipeline valuations look attractive. We also have certainty in tax reform for MLPs with the definition of qualifying income remaining unchanged and the tax-advantaged status… read more...

MLP Sector Heats Up In 2018

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-02 07:42:18:000

What a difference a turn of the calendar page has made for master limited partnerships. By nearly any measure, midstream pipeline valuations look attractive. We also have certainty in tax reform for MLPs with the definition of qualifying income remaining unchanged and the tax-advantaged status… read more...

MLP Sector Heats Up In 2018

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-02 07:42:18:000

What a difference a turn of the calendar page has made for master limited partnerships. By nearly any measure, midstream pipeline valuations look attractive. We also have certainty in tax reform for MLPs with the definition of qualifying income remaining unchanged and the tax-advantaged status… read more...

MLP Sector Heats Up In 2018

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-02 07:42:18:000

What a difference a turn of the calendar page has made for master limited partnerships. By nearly any measure, midstream pipeline valuations look attractive. We also have certainty in tax reform for MLPs with the definition of qualifying income remaining unchanged and the tax-advantaged status… read more...

MLP Sector Heats Up In 2018

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-02 07:42:18:000

What a difference a turn of the calendar page has made for master limited partnerships. By nearly any measure, midstream pipeline valuations look attractive. We also have certainty in tax reform for MLPs with the definition of qualifying income remaining unchanged and the tax-advantaged status… read more...

Money manager Osterweis sees MLPs rising; suggests EPD, MMP, AM

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-31 19:23:46:000

Investors tempted by rising bond yields might want to consider energy MLPs , which performed well during the last period of rising interest rates, money manager John Osterweis tells Barron's . More news on: Enterprise Products Partners L.P, Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P., Antero Midst… read more...

Money manager Osterweis sees MLPs rising; suggests EPD, MMP, AM

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-31 19:23:46:000

Investors tempted by rising bond yields might want to consider energy MLPs , which performed well during the last period of rising interest rates, money manager John Osterweis tells Barron's . More news on: Enterprise Products Partners L.P, Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P., Antero Midst… read more...

Money manager Osterweis sees MLPs rising; suggests EPD, MMP, AM

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-31 19:23:46:000

Investors tempted by rising bond yields might want to consider energy MLPs , which performed well during the last period of rising interest rates, money manager John Osterweis tells Barron's . More news on: Enterprise Products Partners L.P, Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P., Antero Midst… read more...

My MLP Money Machine

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-31 11:20:28:000

As outlined in my recent article An All Weather Income Portfolio For Financial Independence , I allocate a quarter of my portfolio to MLPs in order to gain less volatile exposure to commodity markets while also significantly enhancing my portfolio's yield. Furthermore, based on several metr… read more...

My MLP Money Machine

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-31 11:20:28:000

As outlined in my recent article An All Weather Income Portfolio For Financial Independence , I allocate a quarter of my portfolio to MLPs in order to gain less volatile exposure to commodity markets while also significantly enhancing my portfolio's yield. Furthermore, based on several metr… read more...

My MLP Money Machine

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-31 11:20:28:000

As outlined in my recent article An All Weather Income Portfolio For Financial Independence , I allocate a quarter of my portfolio to MLPs in order to gain less volatile exposure to commodity markets while also significantly enhancing my portfolio's yield. Furthermore, based on several metr… read more...

This Is Why The Rally In U.S. Treasury 10-Year Yield Should Be The Only Thing The Market Pays Attention To

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-30 15:12:08:000

Welcome to the multi-decade breakout edition of Macro Daily! On Jan 12, we wrote a report that the breakdown in US Dollar is just the start of a multi-year downtrend and a multi-year uptrend in commodities. Now, something even more important took place a week ago, and that was the… read more...

This Is Why The Rally In U.S. Treasury 10-Year Yield Should Be The Only Thing The Market Pays Attention To

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-30 15:12:08:000

Welcome to the multi-decade breakout edition of Macro Daily! On Jan 12, we wrote a report that the breakdown in US Dollar is just the start of a multi-year downtrend and a multi-year uptrend in commodities. Now, something even more important took place a week ago, and that was the… read more...

This Is Why The Rally In U.S. Treasury 10-Year Yield Should Be The Only Thing The Market Pays Attention To

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-30 15:12:08:000

Welcome to the multi-decade breakout edition of Macro Daily! On Jan 12, we wrote a report that the breakdown in US Dollar is just the start of a multi-year downtrend and a multi-year uptrend in commodities. Now, something even more important took place a week ago, and that was the… read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF: Past And Future History

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-30 13:54:50:000

Last week, on January 19, ultra-high yield InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA ) announced the fund is moving to monthly dividends. At the same time the total annual dividend was reduced by 37%, dropping to $1.32 per year compared to $2.08 per share per year under to existing quarterly payments…. read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF: Past And Future History

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-30 13:54:50:000

Last week, on January 19, ultra-high yield InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA ) announced the fund is moving to monthly dividends. At the same time the total annual dividend was reduced by 37%, dropping to $1.32 per year compared to $2.08 per share per year under to existing quarterly payments…. read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF: Past And Future History

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-30 13:54:50:000

Last week, on January 19, ultra-high yield InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA ) announced the fund is moving to monthly dividends. At the same time the total annual dividend was reduced by 37%, dropping to $1.32 per year compared to $2.08 per share per year under to existing quarterly payments…. read more...

Meet The Team: The King Is Dead. Long Live The King! - Part II

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-29 11:50:20:000

Background The original A-Team was launched at the end of Q1/2016 , with ten names making its lineup: Main Street Capital (NYSE: MAIN ): Part I Ares Capital Corporation (NASDAQ: ARCC ): Part II Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE: STWD ): Part III New Residential Invest… read more...

Meet The Team: The King Is Dead. Long Live The King! - Part II

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-29 11:50:20:000

Background The original A-Team was launched at the end of Q1/2016 , with ten names making its lineup: Main Street Capital (NYSE: MAIN ): Part I Ares Capital Corporation (NASDAQ: ARCC ): Part II Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE: STWD ): Part III New Residential Invest… read more...

Meet The Team: The King Is Dead. Long Live The King! - Part II

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-29 11:50:20:000

Background The original A-Team was launched at the end of Q1/2016 , with ten names making its lineup: Main Street Capital (NYSE: MAIN ): Part I Ares Capital Corporation (NASDAQ: ARCC ): Part II Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE: STWD ): Part III New Residential Invest… read more...

Is This Note A Better Alternative To AMZA?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-29 02:18:04:000

Is it a MLP bull market? We think so. So why not use maximum leverage? Ok, let's explore that. We have had some fun and some headaches discussing the merits of investing in Infracap MLP ETF ( AMZA ). We had some extremely intense debates on the subject of distribution cove… read more...

Is This Note A Better Alternative To AMZA?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-29 02:18:04:000

Is it a MLP bull market? We think so. So why not use maximum leverage? Ok, let's explore that. We have had some fun and some headaches discussing the merits of investing in Infracap MLP ETF ( AMZA ). We had some extremely intense debates on the subject of distribution cove… read more...

Is This Note A Better Alternative To AMZA?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-29 02:18:04:000

Is it a MLP bull market? We think so. So why not use maximum leverage? Ok, let's explore that. We have had some fun and some headaches discussing the merits of investing in Infracap MLP ETF ( AMZA ). We had some extremely intense debates on the subject of distribution cove… read more...

Weekly Oil Markets Recap - WTI Finishes At New 2-Year High While USD Finishes At New Low

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-28 10:00:00:000

Welcome to the weekly oil markets recap edition of Oil Markets Daily! WTI finished the week up 4.47% and finishing at another new 2-year high. Meanwhile, USD finished at a new 2-year low: Two weeks ago, we said that the fall in USD is just the start of a multi-year downtrend and the… read more...

Weekly Oil Markets Recap - WTI Finishes At New 2-Year High While USD Finishes At New Low

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-28 10:00:00:000

Welcome to the weekly oil markets recap edition of Oil Markets Daily! WTI finished the week up 4.47% and finishing at another new 2-year high. Meanwhile, USD finished at a new 2-year low: Two weeks ago, we said that the fall in USD is just the start of a multi-year downtrend and the… read more...

Weekly Oil Markets Recap - WTI Finishes At New 2-Year High While USD Finishes At New Low

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-28 10:00:00:000

Welcome to the weekly oil markets recap edition of Oil Markets Daily! WTI finished the week up 4.47% and finishing at another new 2-year high. Meanwhile, USD finished at a new 2-year low: Two weeks ago, we said that the fall in USD is just the start of a multi-year downtrend and the… read more...

A Want-To-Buy List For My 91 Stock Portfolio

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-27 05:33:15:000

I cannot second guess Mr. Market and how it moves a stock price, but I can determine a range of desired yield and what I would be willing to pay if it has a desired dividend growth to go with it. One of my articles here discusses the risk/reward with low low yield to high yield component… read more...

A Want-To-Buy List For My 91 Stock Portfolio

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-27 05:33:15:000

I cannot second guess Mr. Market and how it moves a stock price, but I can determine a range of desired yield and what I would be willing to pay if it has a desired dividend growth to go with it. One of my articles here discusses the risk/reward with low low yield to high yield component… read more...

A Want-To-Buy List For My 91 Stock Portfolio

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-27 05:33:15:000

I cannot second guess Mr. Market and how it moves a stock price, but I can determine a range of desired yield and what I would be willing to pay if it has a desired dividend growth to go with it. One of my articles here discusses the risk/reward with low low yield to high yield component… read more...

A Want-To-Buy List For My 91 Stock Portfolio

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-27 05:33:15:000

I cannot second guess Mr. Market and how it moves a stock price, but I can determine a range of desired yield and what I would be willing to pay if it has a desired dividend growth to go with it. One of my articles here discusses the risk/reward with low low yield to high yield component… read more...

A Want-To-Buy List For My 91 Stock Portfolio

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-27 05:33:15:000

I cannot second guess Mr. Market and how it moves a stock price, but I can determine a range of desired yield and what I would be willing to pay if it has a desired dividend growth to go with it. One of my articles here discusses the risk/reward with low low yield to high yield component… read more...

'Cash Flow Investing' - A Report Card

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-22 07:54:23:000

I have been a proponent of "Cash Flow Investing" for the last year and a half or so. I have never said that it is a substitute for appreciation plays but that it is an adjunct to them. For some people and institutions desiring a steady stream of income it can be used as the primary form of inv… read more...

An 'All-Weather' Income Portfolio For Financial Independence

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-21 08:40:33:000

As a millenial investor who was in university during the financial crisis, nearly my entire investing experience has been in the pampered context of a bull market. Realizing that this can lead to complacency and overconfidence, over the past year I have set out to hedge my portfolio against a … read more...

AMZA: Distribution Cut - Is The New One Covered?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-19 16:44:12:000

We lack divine knowledge. Whether an investment will do well or not depends on many factors that are outside our control. Hence making an investment call involves some "guesswork". There is subjectivity and lack of certainty in that department and we freely admit it. This is very different … read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF announces monthly dividend frequency

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-19 13:49:32:000

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSEARCA: AMZA ) plans to distribute its dividend monthly from quarterly. More news on: InfraCap MLP ETF, Financial stocks news, News on ETFs, Read more … read more...

InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) Announces Changes to Distribution Policy

via: Business Wire at 2018-01-19 09:00:00:000

The InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA) has announced that it is adopting a monthly dividend policy, replacing its traditional quarterly schedule, which had been in place since the funds 2014 inception. The next dividend is scheduled to be declared on February 20 th and paid on Februa… read more...

The Fall In USD Is Just The Start Of A Multiyear Downtrend And The Start Of A Multiyear Uptrend In Commodities

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-12 17:32:32:000

Welcome to the USD edition of Macro Daily! At HFI Research, we are humble students of the market. We are predominantly value investors but pay a great deal of attention to macro trends and shifts. In early 2017, one of our biggest variant views was for the U.S. dollar to decline . We sa… read more...

A Review Of 2017 And A Preview Of 2018

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-10 10:00:00:000

While we preview a lot of our look-back and forward-looking themes to be aware of in our January Newsletter , we wanted to create a separate report that summarizes and categorizes the points. The overarching theme of 2017 was a return of optimism, especially by some market participants and sm… read more...

Uncovering Hidden Dividend Gems With Double Dividend Stocks

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-10 07:30:00:000

As you may have noticed, the Energy sector has experienced a surge in recent weeks following the passage of the new tax bill. Thats due in large part to renewed investor interest in master limited partnerships (MLPs) since the bill includes some compelling tax breaks - including a 20% … read more...

Who Stole My Alpha?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-10 05:59:17:000

Infracap MLP Fund ( AMZA ) does evoke our strongest emotions. On one hand we find a convenient way to play the MLP sector and avoid K-1's. On the other hand, our efforts to communicate the dangers of believing that the distribution is covered has been met with this. To address this we deci… read more...

Interest Rates Appear To Be On The Cusp Of Breaking Out Against A Multi-Decade Long Bear Market - What Are The Implications For Investors?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-09 17:38:18:000

Note : This article was part of the HFI Research flagship weekly report. HFI Research subscribers receive write-ups like this every Sunday, and if you are interested, see here for more info . One of the best and most contrarian research firms we follow is 13D Research . In one of the… read more...

Ex-Date Payment Date Record Date Declared Date Amount Flag Dividend Type Qualified Indicated
2018-02-21 2018-02-28 2018-02-22 2018-02-20 0.11 Dividend income
2017-10-03 2017-10-12 2017-10-04 2017-10-02 0.52 Dividend income
2017-07-05 2017-07-14 2017-07-07 2017-07-03 0.52 Dividend income
2017-04-04 2017-04-13 2017-04-06 2017-04-03 0.52 Dividend income
2017-01-04 2017-01-13 2017-01-06 2017-01-03 0.52 Dividend income
2016-10-04 2016-10-13 2016-10-06 2016-10-03 0.52 Dividend income
2016-07-05 2016-07-14 2016-07-07 0.52 Dividend income
2016-04-05 2016-04-14 2016-04-07 0.52 Dividend income
2016-01-05 2016-01-14 2016-01-07 0.52 Dividend income
2015-10-06 2015-10-15 2015-10-08 0.515 Dividend income
2015-07-07 2015-07-16 2015-07-09 0.51 Dividend income
2015-04-07 2015-04-16 2015-04-09 0.505 Dividend income
2015-01-06 2015-01-15 2015-01-08 0.5 Dividend income
2018-01-04 2018-01-12 2018-01-05 2018-01-03 0.52 Dividend income
Ex-Date Declared Date Record Date Payment Date Ratio To Factor For Factor
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