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Despite a strong start to the year, the MLP analysts at Credit Suisse forecast a continued MLP...

Despite a strong start to the year, the MLP analysts at Credit Suisse forecast a continued MLP catch-up trade that could lead to significant outperformance by MLPs vs. the S&P 500. The firm's top names have strong exposure to what it sees as the coming oil boom: PAA, MMP, EEP, EPD, GEL, KMR, KMP and KMI, plus ETFs KYN and SRV.
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  • whidbey
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    OK, looks interesting, but did they get all the appealing MLP? Suspect not, so run the list first.

     

    Be aware of the holding issues when held in a taxable account, you might earn the dividend again trying to report the earnings.
    4 Feb 2013, 11:12 AM Reply Like
  • Niemann
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    Consult your tax advisor if you hold MLPs in your IRA(s). There are other tax issues that may come into play that can be different from a non-qualified account.

     

    I'm not saying don't hold them or hold them. Everyone's situation is different but the regulations can change.

     

    That being said I've held PAA since it was Leviathan!
    5 Feb 2013, 04:30 PM Reply Like
  • durango58
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    Nothing to report. It's a Partnership Distribution/ Return of Capital. Just reduces your cost basis so you'll owe more capital gains if/when you sell.
    4 Feb 2013, 03:01 PM Reply Like
  • tarzan46
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    not just capital gains....many with report part of the gain as ordinary income!!!///
    5 Feb 2013, 01:23 AM Reply Like
  • durango58
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    KMP hasn't shown any ordinary income on the K-1 in the twelve years I've had them.
    5 Feb 2013, 10:18 AM Reply Like
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