KNOT Offshore Partners LP (KNOP), which was listed in April 2013, is an interesting stock with stable earnings, high potential dividend yield and a robust growth outlook. This investment note discusses the factors which make the stock a compelling buy at current levels.
KNOT Offshore is a limited partnership formed to own, operate and acquire shuttle tankers under long-term charters (defined as charters of 5+ years). The company's initial fleet of shuttle tankers has been contributed by Knutsen NYK Offshore Tankers AS, which is jointly owned by TS Shipping Invest AS and Nippon Yusen Kaisha. Nippon is a Japanese public company with a fleet of approximately 800 vessels, including bulk carriers, containerships, tankers and specialized vessels. After the...
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