Why Didn't Domino’s 3Q17 Earnings Impress Investors?

On October 12, Domino’s posted 3Q17 adjusted EPS of $1.27 on revenues of $643.6 million—a 32.3% year-over-year rise in EPS and a 13.6% rise in revenues.

What Impacted Chesapeake Energy Stock Last Week?

In the week ending October 13, 2017, Chesapeake Energy stock fell 7.6%—the second consecutive weekly decline.

Pre-Market Report: Global Markets Are Stable on October 17

After rising last week, China’s Shanghai Composite Index fell on Monday and started this week on a weaker note. The index opened lower on October 17.

Wall Street Started the Week on a Stronger Note

Following a rally for five consecutive trading weeks, the S&P 500 maintained its strength and opened higher this week.


Controversy in the Pipeline: The Top 5 Hot-Button Projects

Pipeline projects in the US have attracted a lot of attention in recent years.

Top 3 Healthcare REITs after 2Q17: A Comparative Analysis

Healthcare REITs that own senior care facilities, hospitals, and nursing homes are seeing growth. With the aging population rising, the need for critical healthcare facilities is also rising.

How the Top 3 Wireless Tower REITs Performed in 2Q17

In this series, we’ll analyze the 2Q17 results of American Tower (AMT), SBAC Communications (SBAC), and Crown Castle International (CCI).

What Investors Can Expect from Energy Transfer Equity

Energy Transfer Partners (ETP) announced a public offering of 54 million common units on August 14. ETE, which owns the IDRs (incentive distribution rights) in ETP, is expected to benefit from the equity offering.

Calumet's Superior Refinery Sale: A Step in the Right Direction?

On August 14, 2017, Calumet Specialty Products Partners (CLMT) announced that it has agreed to sell its Superior, Wisconsin, refinery for $435.0 million.

How the Top 3 Residential REITs Performed in 2Q17

Residential REITs showed strong momentum in the first half of 2017 with solid improvements in both top-line and bottom-line results.

Weekly Wrap-Up: MLP Sluggishness Continued Last Week

MLP sluggishness continued last week. The Alerian MLP Index, which tracks the performance of 50 energy infrastructure MLPs, ended the week 4.4% lower.

Why Kinder Morgan Fell 5.6% Last Week

The British Columbian government’s decision to join the battle against KMI’s Trans Mountain expansion project contributed to the recent fall in the stock.

Key Highlights from Cheniere Energy’s 2Q17 Earnings Release

Cheniere Energy (LNG) and its subsidiaries reported their 2Q17 earnings on August 8, 2017. Cheniere Energy’s revenue rose to $1.2 billion from $176.8 million in 2Q16.

PAA’s Potential Distribution Cut: Are MLPs Recovering?

Plains All American Pipeline’s announcement of its need for a distribution reset—based solely on fee-based cash flows—sent jitters across the MLP sector.

Commercial REITs in 2Q17: A Close Look at the Top 3

Amid the loud cries that US malls are dying, the 2Q17 performances of US commercial REITs show the fallacy of the idea.

Bond Ladders May Not be the Best Investment Strategy

For investors seeking income from municipal bond exposure, one of the most popular investment strategies employed by individual investors has been one of the least successful strategies—the bond ladder. It’s…

Alan Greenspan: This Bubble Is Going to Burst First

Alan Greenspan believes that interest rates in the United States and globally are too low and might have to be increased too quickly in the future.

Analyzing ETE and ETP’s 2Q17 Earnings

Energy Transfer Equity (ETE) and its subsidiary, Energy Transfer Partners (ETP), reported their 2Q17 earnings on August 8, 2017, and held their earnings call the next day.

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How Mid-Cap and Large-Cap MLPs Performed in 2Q17

The week ending August 4, 2017, was busy for MLPs, as a large number of these publicly traded partnerships reported their 2Q17 earnings results during the week.

Why Plains All American Is Expecting Another Distribution Cut

Plains All American Pipeline (PAA) announced its 2Q17 results on August 7, 2017, after the markets closed.

Understanding AvalonBay's 2Q17 Results

AvalonBay Communities (AVB) reported core FFO (funds from operations) of $2.09 per share, in line with Wall Street estimates.

GGP's 2Q17 Results from an Investor’s Perspective

GGP (GGP) reported funds from operations (or FFO) of $0.35 per share, which was in line with Wall Street estimates. Adjusted FFO remained flat year-over-year.

How MLPs Fared Last Week

The Alerian MLP Index, a capital-weighted index that tracks the performance of 50 energy infrastructure MLPs, was weak in the week ending August 4.

Weekly Wrap-Up of Kinder Morgan: Week Ended August 4

Kinder Morgan (KMI) fell 1.0% in the week ended August 4, 2017. It has fallen 6.5% year-to-date. The Energy Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLE) fell 1.2%.


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