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Atlas Pipeline Partners, L.P. Announces Increased Quarterly Distribution Of $0.57 Per Common Unit
Wednesday, October 24, 2012
Atlas Pipeline Partners, L.P. Announces Increased Quarterly Distribution Of $0.57 Per Common Unit16:15 EDT Wednesday, October 24, 2012PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 24, 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 third quarter of 2012 of $0.57 per common limited partner unit, payable Wednesday, November 14, 2012 to holders of record as of Wednesday, November 7, 2012. The third quarter distribution of $0.57 per common limited partner unit is the 8th increase in the previous 9 quarters. Atlas Pipeline Partners, L.P. (NYSE: APL) is active in the gathering and processing segments of the midstream natural gas industry. In Oklahoma, southern Kansas, northern and western Texas, and Tennessee, APL owns and operates nine active gas processing plants as well as approximately 9,700 miles of active intrastate gas gathering pipeline. APL also has a 20% interest in 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 Class A units and incentive distribution rights and an approximate 52% limited partner interest 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 the Partnership's 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 Skelly Vice President Investor Relations1845 Walnut StreetPhiladelphia, PA 19103(877) 950-7473 (215) 561-5692 (facsimile)SOURCE Atlas Pipeline Partners, L.P.