Albert Alfonso
Dividend investing, dividend growth investing, master limited partnerships, oil & gas

BreitBurn Energy Partners Proves Its Doubters Wrong

Other than Linn Energy (LINE), BreitBurn Energy Partners (BBEP) was probably the most shorted upstream MLP out there, with one research firm even referring to the company as "Linn Energy junior." However, BreitBurn's stock has since recovered its losses and is now trading at where it was before. BreitBurn has also recently posted decent quarterly results and closed on a large accretive acquisition. BreitBurn currently offers a $0.48 per unit quarterly distribution and yields about 10.40%.

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Q2 2013 Overview

On August 6, BreitBurn reported its Q2 2013 results. For the quarter, BreitBurn's adjusted EBITDA came in at $84.8M, up 32% from Q1 2013 and 31% from Q2 2012. BreitBurn's revenues (oil, natural gas and...

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