Increasingly, investors are targeting stocks for their portfolios that give a little back each quarter. That is a big part of the reason that master limited partnerships have come into favor over the past few years. In this video, Fool.com contributor Aimee Duffy talks to Tyler Crowe about three MLPs making news for big distribution increases: Plains All American Pipeline (NYSE:PAA), Genesis Energy (NYSE:GEL), and Tallgrass Energy Partners (NYSE: TEP).

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