The Board of Directors of Crestwood Midstream GP LLC, general partner of Crestwood Midstream Partners LP (NYSE: CMLP) ("Crestwood Midstream"), announced that it has declared the partnership's quarterly cash distribution of $0.41 per limited partner unit ($1.64 annually) for the quarter ended March 31, 2015. In addition, Crestwood Midstream will issue 423,903 additional Class A units to the owners of the Class A units in lieu of cash distributions. The distributions will be paid on May 15, 2015, to unitholders of record as of May 8, 2015. Crestwood Midstream and Crestwood Equity Partners LP (NYSE: CEQP) ("Crestwood Equity") each plan to report financial results for the first quarter 2015 on Wednesday, May 6, 2015, before the New York Stock Exchange opens for trading. Following the announcement, management will host a joint conference call for investors and analysts at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time (8:00 a.m. Central Time) that day to discuss the operating and financial results. The call will be broadcast live over the internet. Investors may participate either by phone or audio webcast.
|By Phone:||Dial 201-689-8037 or 877-407-8037 at least 10 minutes before the call and ask for the Crestwood Earnings Call. A replay will be available for 7 days by dialing 877-660-6853 or 201-612-7415 and using the access code 13608046#.|
|By Webcast:||Connect to the webcast via the "Presentations" page of Crestwood's Investor Relations website at www.crestwoodlp.com. Please log in at least 10 minutes in advance to register and download any necessary software. A replay will be available shortly after the call for 90 days.|
About Crestwood Equity Partners LPHouston, Texas, based Crestwood Equity Partners LP (NYSE: CEQP) is a master limited partnership that owns the general partner interest, including the incentive distribution rights and approximately 4% of the outstanding common units of Crestwood Midstream. In addition, Crestwood Equity's operations include an NGL supply and logistics business that serves customers in the United States and Canada. Forward-Looking Statements This press release may include certain statements concerning expectations for the future that are forward-looking statements as defined by federal securities law. Such forward-looking statements are subject to a variety of known and unknown risks, uncertainties, and other factors that are difficult to predict and many of which are beyond management's control. These risks and assumptions are described in Crestwood Midstream's annual reports on Form 10-K and other reports that are available from the United States Securities and Exchange Commission. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements, which reflect management's view only as of the date made. We undertake no obligation to update any forward-looking statement, except as otherwise required by law. Tax Notice to Foreign Investors This release serves as qualified notice to nominees under Treasury Regulation Sections 1.1446-4(b)(4) and (d). Please note that 100% of Crestwood Midstream's distributions to foreign investors are attributable to income that is effectively connected with a United States trade or business. Accordingly, all of Crestwood Midstream's distributions to foreign investors are subject to federal income tax withholding at the highest effective tax rate for individuals or corporations, as applicable. Nominees, and not Crestwood Midstream, are treated as the withholding agents responsible for withholding on the distributions received by them on behalf of foreign investors.