We’re boosting our fair value estimate of Kinder Morgan as the firm’s new structure removes the burden of incentive distributions and will likely support 10% annual dividend growth, says Morningstar’s Jason Stevens.
The firm's consolidation deal eliminates the incentive distribution structure entirely, allowing the combined KMI to sustain more rapid dividend growth than our previous forecast.
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KMI's IPO provides investors with a way to invest in KMP's general partner.
The merger with El Paso will create value for almost all stakeholders.