Dallas, Texas (December 12, 2014) Swank Capital, LLC and Cushing® Asset Management, LP announce today upcoming rebalance of the constituent weights of The Cushing® 30 MLP Index (the “Index”) as part of normal index operations. After the markets close on December 19, 2014, the 30 members of the Index will be rebalanced to equal weights and the changes below will become effective on December 22, 2014.
Cushing® 30 MLP Index constituents (effective December 22, 2014):
|Company Name||Ticker||Index Weight||Status|
|Access Midstream Partners, L.P.||ACMP||3.33%||Existing|
|Atlas Pipeline Partners, L.P.||APL||3.33%||Existing|
|AmeriGas Partners, L.P.||APU||3.33%||Existing|
|Alliance Resource Partners, L.P.||ARLP||3.33%||Existing|
|Crestwood Midstream Partners LP||CMLP||3.33%||Existing|
|DCP Midstream Partners, L.P.||DPM||3.33%||Existing|
|Enbridge Energy Partners, L.P.||EEP||3.33%||Existing|
|EnLink Midstream, LLC||ENLC||3.33%||Existing|
|EnLink Midstream Partners, LP||ENLK||3.33%||Existing|
|Enterprise Products Partners, L.P.||EPD||3.33%||Existing|
|EQT Midstream Partners, LP||EQM||3.33%||Existing|
|Energy Transfer Equity, L.P.||ETE||3.33%||Existing|
|Energy Transfer Partners, L.P.||ETP||3.33%||Existing|
|Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P.||MMP||3.33%||Existing|
|MarkWest Energy Partners, L.P.||MWE||3.33%||Existing|
|NGL Energy Partners LP||NGL||3.33%||Existing|
|Targa Resources Partners, L.P.||NGLS||3.33%||Existing|
|ONEOK Partners, L.P.||OKS||3.33%||Existing|
|Plains All American Pipeline, L.P.||PAA||3.33%||Existing|
|Plains GP Holdings, L.P.||PAGP||3.33%||Existing|
|Phillips 66 Partners LP||PSXP||3.33%||Existing|
|Regency Energy Partners, L.P.||RGP||3.33%||Existing|
|Suburban Propane Partners, L.P.||SPH||3.33%||Existing|
|Sunoco Logistics Partners, L.P.||SXL||3.33%||Existing|
|Tesoro Logistics LP||TLLP||3.33%||Existing|
|Targa Resources Corp.||TRGP||3.33%||Existing|
|Western Gas Partners, L.P.||WES||3.33%||Existing|
|Williams Partners, L.P.||WPZ||3.33%||Existing|
ABOUT THE CUSHING® MLP INDEX
The Cushing® 30 MLP Index tracks the performance of 30 publicly traded MLP securities that hold midstream energy infrastructure assets in North America, chosen according to a proprietary fundamental scoring model developed by Cushing® Asset Management, LP to rank MLPs for potential inclusion in the Index. The Index price level is calculated by S&P Dow Jones Indices and reported on a real-time basis under the Bloomberg ticker “MLPX”.
ABOUT SWANK CAPITAL AND CUSHING® ASSET MANAGEMENT
Cushing® Asset Management, LP (“Cushing”), a subsidiary of Swank Capital, LLC, is an SEC-registered investment adviser headquartered in Dallas, Texas. Cushing serves as investment adviser to affiliated funds and managed accounts which invest primarily in securities of MLPs and other natural resource companies.
Cushing is also dedicated to serving the needs of MLP and energy income investors by sponsoring a variety of industry benchmarks, including The Cushing® MLP Market Cap Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CMCI), The Cushing® MLP High Income Index (Bloomberg Ticker: MLPY) and The Cushing® Upstream Energy Income Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CRTY). For more information, please visitwww.swankcapital.com/the-cushing-indices.
The Cushing® 30 MLP Index (the “Index”) is the exclusive property of Cushing Asset Management, LP, which has contracted with S&P Opco, LLC (a subsidiary of S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC) (“S&P Dow Jones Indices”) to calculate and maintain the Index. S&P® is a registered trademark of Standard & Poor’s Financial Services LLC (“SPFS”); Dow Jones® is a registered trademark of Dow Jones Trademark Holdings LLC (“Dow Jones”); and, these trademarks have been licensed to S&P Dow Jones Indices. “Calculated by S&P Dow Jones Indices” and its related stylized mark(s) have been licensed for use by Cushing Asset Management, LP. Neither S&P Dow Jones Indices, SPFS, Dow Jones nor any of their affiliates sponsor and promote the Index and none shall be liable for any errors or omissions in calculating the Index.
SOURCE Cushing Asset Management, LP; Swank Capital, LLC