Within the large caps, we see a low diversification of the 12-months returns. Since August last year the sector is around 6 percent lower. Among the winners we find Gaztransport et Technigaz SA, TC PipeLines LP and Sunoco LP. Relatively big losses were for Dynagas LNG Partners LP, Altus Midstream Co and Blueknight Energy Partners LP.
The winners in this sector are the megacaps, while smallcaps are mostly among the less performers.
Regarding the price/earnings-ratios we see a uniform palette. The megacaps are with the price/earnings-ratio of 17 the most expensive. The smallcaps are the cheapest and trade at 12 times the earnings per share. NWF, Navigator Holdings and Awilco LNG ASA are the stocks with the highest ratios. Stocks with the lowest ratios are Navios Maritime Acquisition, Transneft' PAO and Oasis Midstream Partners LP.
The sector's average dividend yield is with 5.8 percent relatively high. Stocks now high dividend yields now are Navios Maritime Acquisition, Antero Midstream and Sprague Resources LP.
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