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The 5 Steadiest, Highest-Yielding Master Limited Partnerships

Joe Goldman | Equities.com |

Master Limited Partnerships, or MLPs, have emerged as among the market's most most profitable and popular investments for a number of reasons.Most MLPs trade over public exchanges just like a


What to Expect When Expecting…an MLP Equity Offering

Hinds Howard | Equities.com |

There were four MLP equity offerings last week, raising a total of $1.1 billion in gross proceeds. In all of 2011, MLPs raised around $15 billion in equity. MLPs probably need to raise around $20


Equities Sector Coverage: Stocks Gain on Fed's Beige Book But Fade Into Close

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

The US economy grew 1.7% in the second quarter according to the preliminary reading. The advanced reading out a month ago pegged GDP growth at 1.5% in the second quarter. The Dow Jones Industrial


MLP Equity Trends Part 2: Variable Distribution MLPs

Hinds Howard | Equities.com |

In my last column, I highlighted the trend of “at-the-market” equity offerings or equity distribution agreements within the MLP space.  Several more ATM deals have been announced since that


Equities Sector Coverage: Wall Street Continues to Slump

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

Housing starts for April rose by 2.6% to an annual rate of 717,000, which topped estimates for a 680,000-unit rate. Permits to build new homes fell 7% to a 715,000-unit rate, which was short of


Equities Sector Coverage: Wall Street Extends Losing Streak

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

The Dow Jones Industrial Average traded down to 12,748.48 in morning trading then rebounded above 12,900 in the afternoon then faded into the final half hour of trading. The NASDAQ traded down to


Is Energy Transfer's Acquisition a Game Changer?

Joseph Cioffi | Equities.com |

Monday we had big merger news in the MLP space as Energy Transfer Partners (ETP) announced that it will be buying Sunoco (SUN), making it the most diversified MLP (their words) out there.


Equities Sector Coverage: Wall Street Dips Into the Red

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

Personal Income came in at +0.4% in March with Spending up 0.3%. The Chicago PMI came in at 56.2 in April, below expectations, and the lowest reading since November 2009. The Dow Jones Industrial


Equities Sector Coverage: Tech's Disappointments Drag Stocks

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

The Dow Jones Industrial Average declined to 13,027.49 on Wednesday still above its 50-day simple moving average at 13,002. The NASDAQ’s declined to 3023.91 then rebounded to 3045.04 then


Big Companies with Big Dividends

Joel Anderson | Equities.com |

The dividend has become a favorite part of investing for much of the country. The announcement by tech-giant Apple (AAPL) that it would start offering its first dividend since the mid-1990s was


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Blockchain in Mobility - Discussion at the EU Parliament

From the recent Blockchain For Europe Summit in Brussels: Panel on Mobility and Transportation