EPA’s Fracking Study Bolsters Energy Industry, Undercuts Environmentalists
Industry groups said that the result vindicated what they have been arguing for years: drilling activity has risks, but fracking doesn’t deserve new federal oversight.
Opportunity Amid Change: The Outlook for Energy MLPs
Five experts discuss demand for energy master limited partnerships, trends affecting the group and the role that MLPs play in portfolios.
Top 9 Investor Threats for 2015: NASAA
State regulators are seeing classic threats to investors “morph into new or altered dangers, many fueled by the Internet,” says NASAA’s president.
Low Oil Prices Unlikely to Hurt Some Energy Investments
U.S. energy renaissance lets investors reap tax breaks while avoiding commodity market swings like those engendered by Saudi Arabia oil price cut.
How Far Will the Shale Boom Go?
Assessing the longer-term prospects of an energy revolution.
Top Portfolio Products: Hartford Funds Launches Global Long/Short Fund
Meanwhile, Invesco introduces a fund focused on master limited partnerships.
Growth and Value
Fort Pitt Capital Group started life as the money management division of a brokerage firm in Pittsburgh.
Pipe Down: How to Play the New Oil Boom Without All the Risk
Many advisors are using an ETN that focuses solely on the beneficiaries of the oil and gas boom, not the boom itself.
The Case for America’s Economic Future
Wells Fargo’s advisory unit has issued a manifesto of its confidence in the resilience of America’s economy for clients and prospects who may have been sitting on the sidelines in recent years.
Midstream MLP Funds Fraught With Opportunity, Tax Danger
Avoiding “tax drag” is critical, says one MLP fund expert.