3 Reasons to Sell Enterprise Products Partners

In this video, Fool.com contributor Aimee Duffy talks about three reasons to sell Enterprise Products Partners (NYSE: EPD  ) :

  • High debt levels.
  • Exposure to commodity risk, particularly with its NGL business.
  • Significant assets in the Gulf of Mexico, an area prone to hurricanes and potential moratoriums for offshore spills.

Enterprise is on a tear of late, and though Aimee doesn't advocate selling, she acknowledges the importance of reminding ourselves of a company's threats so as to stay balanced and keep from getting swept away in the good times. 

For more details, check out the video.

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  • Report this Comment On May 25, 2013, at 2:09 PM, lanceim59 wrote:

    I think the dozens of reasons to hold EPD outweighs those 3 reasons to sell.

  • Report this Comment On May 26, 2013, at 11:27 AM, RostalM wrote:

    what a strange headline and then uninsightful insights...weird. it made me not read any further - i.e. clicking the link.

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