Don't panic about MLPs, Roger Conrad writes: While a deeper slump in North American energy...

|By:, SA News Editor
Don't panic about MLPs, Roger Conrad writes: While a deeper slump in North American energy drilling would force more retrenchment of growth plans and cut into growth of cash flow and distributions, there are lots of high-quality MLPs selling at bargain prices. Many MLPs, such as Linn Energy (LINE), have locked in lofty selling prices for their projected oil and natural gas output for several years.