Brookfield Infrastructure Partners (BIP) MLP focuses on high quality, durable properties that generate stable cash flow, have low maintenance costs, and virtual monopolies with high entry barriers. They own and operate infrastructure around the world that holds, operates, or leases facilities such as roads, bridges, tunnels, railways, power plants, water systems, airports, ports, railways, hospitals, schools, parks, and other public facilities.
They are well-positioned geographically – diversified with assets in the United States, Canada, Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, and the Middle East. Brookfield currently operates a portfolio of more than 1,000 infrastructure properties in over 100 countries.
Why Brookfield Infrastructure Partners (BIP) MLP is a Good Recession Pick
The great thing about these properties is that they are vital services that continue to generate revenue for the economy. GDP, have reliable cash flow from utilities, an increasingly trendy asset class. The Brookfield Infrastructure Partners includes a portfolio of more than 1,000 infrastructure properties in the United States, Europe, Asia, Africa, and the Middle East.
The world desperately needs an updated infrastructure, and developed economies have aging systems that need replacing, infrastructure that is too old to accommodate a growing urban population, and too expensive to maintain.
The G-20’s global infrastructure hub estimates that $94 trillion will need to be invested globally over the next few decades. Although governments do not have the trillions, the private sector is indispensable, raising billions of dollars annually for infrastructure investment. It has almost become a new asset class, with $1.5 trillion in assets under management in the form of bonds, loans, equity, and other assets.
The BIP has been operating successfully for more than 12 years. Since going public in January 2008, the stock has generated a reinvested dividend of 16.28%, outperforming the S & P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average over the past ten years. The stable yield of 4.6% is supported by reliable revenues, which have held up well in the face of the global financial crisis and other economic downturns. This distribution has increased by an average of more than 10% annually over the last ten years, and it generates a dividend that can be reinvested in a variety of ways. That is why xx why
Brookfield Infrastructure Partners Recommendations & Target Price
Mar-18-20 Upgrade TD Securities Hold → Buy
Feb-11-20 Downgrade TD Securities Buy → Hold
Dec-18-19 Resumed BofA/Merrill Buy
Jul-18-19 Resumed Credit Suisse Neutral $47.50
Jul-11-19 Initiated Barclays Equal Weight $46
Apr-25-19 Downgrade Credit Suisse Outperform → Neutral $46
Jul-05-18 Upgrade Credit Suisse Neutral → Outperform
Mar-16-18 Initiated CIBC Sector Outperform $47
Jun-16-17 Upgrade Credit Suisse Neutral → Outperform
Feb-10-17 Downgrade Credit Suisse Outperform → Neutral
Sep-26-16 Downgrade Raymond James Strong Buy → Outperform
Aug-23-16 Resumed Credit Suisse Outperform
Aug-04-16 Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Outperform $49 → $53
Feb-04-16 Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Outperform $50 → $47
Jan-13-16 Upgrade Raymond James Outperform → Strong Buy
Dec-01-15 Initiated National Bank Financial Outperform
Aug-19-15 Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Outperform $48 → $50
Jul-07-15 Upgrade Credit Suisse Neutral → Outperform
Jan-05-15 Initiated Barclays Equal Weight $43
Nov-07-13 Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Outperform $41 → $46
Brookfield Infrastructure Partners Recommendations 1 Day Moving Averages
Name Value Action
Exponential Moving Average (5) 40.71 Buy
Simple Moving Average (5) 40.88 Buy
Exponential Moving Average (10) 40.35 Buy
Simple Moving Average (10) 40.20 Buy
Exponential Moving Average (20) 39.89 Buy
Simple Moving Average (20) 39.89 Buy
Exponential Moving Average (30) 39.62 Buy
Simple Moving Average (30) 39.39 Buy
Exponential Moving Average (50) 39.71 Buy
Simple Moving Average (50) 37.93 Buy
Exponential Moving Average (100) 40.78 Buy
Simple Moving Average (100) 41.93 Sell
Exponential Moving Average (200) 41.35 Sell
Simple Moving Average (200) 43.12 Sell
Ichimoku Cloud Base Line (9, 26, 52, 26) 39.89 Neutral
Volume Weighted Moving Average (20) 39.98 Buy
Hull Moving Average (9) 41.26 Sell
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