Analysts say Kinder Morgan Partners' (KMP -0.5%) asset sale to receive FTC approval for its El...

|About: Kinder Morgan Energy Partne... (KMP)|By:, SA News Editor

Analysts say Kinder Morgan Partners' (KMP -0.5%) asset sale to receive FTC approval for its El Paso acquisition removes uncertainty and allows management to focus on other things. The price KMP got for its assets was "right down the fairway" of expectations, a Raymond James analyst says, adding the El Paso deal should bring in "very transparent, low-risk organic growth." KMI +1.9%.