Adam Galas
Dividend investing, dividend growth investing, long only, value

QRE Energy: A Hidden Gem With High Yield And Major Growth Prospects Or A High Yielding Trap?

As part of an experiment comparing High Yield investing versus Dividend Growth investing, I created two portfolios, a Dividend Growth Champions portfolio and a High Yield Income Champions portfolio (you can see them here and here). One of my High Yield Income Champions is QRE Energy (NYSE:QRE) and as part of my follow up research it is important to analyze whether this Upstream E&P MLP deserves to be part of my, or any investor's portfolio.

First it's important to clarify some things about MLPs, so one knows what is most important in performing due diligence on a potential investment. A Master Limited Partnership is a form of investment that, unlike a corporation, gains tax benefits if it...

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