Infrastructure

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Merrill Lynch Raises Targets on Trump Metal and Infrastructure Winners

If there is one thing this country desperately needs, it’s a massive infrastructure project that will help to fix and refurbish our crumbling bridges, roads, airports, and so much ...
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More Worries for Utilities in 2017?

Maybe we are finally seeing that utilities cannot rise endlessly without a concern about proper P/E ratios and rising interest rates. In the daily upgrades and downgrades, there are often ...
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After the Election, 7 Major Infrastructure Winners for 2017 and Beyond

The presidential and congressional elections for 2016 have come and gone. Much of America may be divided on the results, but there are some serious business and economic policy changes ...
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The Best and Worst US Airports

Like much of the rest of U.S. infrastructure, many major airports could do with some serious remodeling. A report published last year reckoned that an investment of $15.1 billion was ...
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6 Major Infrastructure Stocks for a Trump or Clinton Win

If there was one word that could be used to describe the 2016 presidential election, perhaps "tension" is about as close as you can get. With the lines shifting between ...
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Exelon Earnings Bolstered by Excluded Items

Exelon Corp. (NYSE: EXC) reported third-quarter 2016 results before markets opened Wednesday. The electric utility posted an adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.91 on revenues of $9 billion. ...
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SunTrust Says Utilities Are Rich: Only 5 Remain Rated Buy

The sector that stormed through the first half of the year in a big way has come under heavy fire in the second half, as the fear of rising rates ...
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Forterra Sets Expected Price Range for IPO

Forterra has filed an amended S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its initial public offering (IPO). The company expects to price its 18.42 million shares in the ...
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5 Infrastructure Stocks to Buy for a Clinton or Trump Presidency

Presidential candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton don’t agree on many talking points, and for obvious reasons. Trump is more in the conservative arena while Clinton the liberal one. But ...
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Alaska Has America’s Worst Roads

With its long highways, the largest state by square mileage and weather fluctuations, Alaska has the nation's worst roads. This is according to the 22nd Annual Highway Report from the Reason ...
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Deutsche Bank Still Has 5 Top Pick Utilities to Buy Now

Wednesday came and went pretty much as expected. The Federal Reserve didn’t raise interest rates, but it was pretty clear that a rate increase could be in the cards in December. ...
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Zombie Apocalypse Worries US Internet Users — Study

Lost in the pricing battles between broadband service providers like Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ: CMCSA) and content companies like Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) is the fact that the internet is an ...
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US Needs $1 Trillion to Fix 240,000 Water Main Breaks

Looks at the Dwight D. Eisenhower National System of Interstate and Defense Highways, commonly known at the Interstate. The primary road arteries across the U.S., nearly 48,000 miles of highway, ...
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The Day After: Why Analysts Really Like the Spectra Energy and Enbridge Merger

Sometimes mergers offer great scale. Sometimes they offer great opportunities for streamlining and much lower cost rationale for a combined entity. Other times they are just smoke and mirrors or ...
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3 Top Infrastructure Stocks to Buy Regardless of Who Wins Presidency

One thing is for sure: regardless of who captures the White House in November, both of the nominees have stated that rebuilding the U.S. infrastructure will be a major item ...
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