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Atlas Pipeline Partners, L.P. Announces Quarterly Distribution of $0.56 Per Common Unit
Tuesday, July 17, 2012
Atlas Pipeline Partners, L.P. Announces Quarterly Distribution of $0.56 Per Common Unit16:10 EDT Tuesday, July 17, 2012PHILADELPHIA, July 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Atlas Pipeline Partners, L.P. (NYSE: APL) ("APL", "Atlas Pipeline", or the "Partnership") announced today that the Partnership has declared a quarterly cash distribution for the second quarter of 2012 of $0.56 per common limited partner unit, payable Tuesday, August 14, 2012 to holders of record as of Tuesday, August 7, 2012. The second quarter distribution of $0.56 per common limited partner unit is an increase of 19% from the $0.47 per common limited partner unit distribution paid for the second quarter of 2011. Atlas Pipeline Partners, L.P. (NYSE: APL) is active in the gathering and processing segments of the midstream natural gas industry. In the Mid-Continent region of Oklahoma, southern Kansas, and northern and western Texas, APL owns and operates seven active gas processing plants as well as approximately 9,000 miles of active intrastate gas gathering pipeline. APL also has a 20% interest in the West Texas LPG Pipeline Limited Partnership, which is operated by Chevron Corporation. For more information, visit the Partnership's website at www.atlaspipeline.com or contact IR@atlaspipeline.com.Atlas Energy, L.P. (NYSE: ATLS) is a master limited partnership which owns all of the general partner interest, all of the incentive distribution rights, and approximately 64% of the limited partner interests in its upstream oil & gas subsidiary, Atlas Resource Partners, L.P. Additionally, Atlas Energy owns and operates the general partner of its midstream oil & gas subsidiary, Atlas Pipeline Partners, L.P., through all of the general partner interest, all the incentive distribution rights and an approximate 11% limited partner interest. For more information, please visit our website at www.atlasenergy.com, or contact Investor Relations at InvestorRelations@atlasenergy.com.Certain matters discussed within this press release are forward-looking statements. Although Atlas Pipeline Partners, L.P. believes the expectations reflected in such forward-looking statements are based on reasonable assumptions, it can give no assurance that its expectations will be attained. Atlas Pipeline does not undertake any duty to update any statements contained herein (including any forward-looking statements), except as required by law. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from expectations include general industry considerations, regulatory changes, changes in commodity process and local or national economic conditions and other risks detailed from time to time in Atlas Pipeline's reports filed with the SEC, including quarterly reports on Form 10-Q, reports on Form 8-K and annual reports on Form 10-K.Contact: Matthew SkellyVice President Investor Relations1845 Walnut StreetPhiladelphia, PA 19103(877) 950-7473 (215) 561-5692 (facsimile) SOURCE Atlas Pipeline Partners, L.P.