Transmontaigne Partners upgraded to Buy from Hold at Stifel Nicolaus Stifel upgraded Transmontaigne Partners based on increased visibility into cash flow and potential distributions following the recently acquired 42.5% ownership stake in Battleground Oil Terminal Company. Price target is $41.
NGL Energy says closes sale of interest in Transmontaigne Partners for $350M NGL Energy Partners LP (NGL) announced that on February 1, 2016, it closed the sale of its interest in TransMontaigne GP LLC (TLP) to Gulf TLP Holdings, LLC, an affiliate of ArcLight Capital Partners for $350 million in cash. TLPGP is the general partner of TransMontaigne Partners L.P., a Delaware master limited partnership and holds the 2% general partner interest and incentive distribution rights of TLP. NGL will use the cash proceeds to repay borrowings outstanding on its revolving credit facility. The TransMontaigne marketing business is a significant part of NGL's refined products business and remains with NGL uninterrupted by this transaction. NGL will retain TransMontaigne Product Services LLC, its customer contracts and its line space on the Colonial and Plantation pipelines. NGL will retain approximately 3.2 million common units it owns in TLP and has granted an option to ArcLight to purchase 800,000 of those common units at a future date.