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Google Fiber May Press Into Chicago and LA

In the latest threat to telco fiber initiatives and cable, Alphabet Inc.'s (NASDAQ: GOOGL) Google says it may press its Google Fiber initiative into huge cities Chicago and Los Angeles, ...
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NRG Continues to Fall as CEO Steps Down

NRG Energy Inc. (NYSE: NRG) is one of the major utilities on the market but it has been in a steady decline for over a year. Slumping oil prices and ...
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4 High Yielding Utility Stocks To Own Even When Rates Go Up

While the determination on interest rates going higher isn’t a totally done deal, the signs pointing to a December lift-off are about as strong as they can be. Toss in ...
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Duke Stumbles Over Weak Earnings

Duke Energy Corp. (NYSE: DUK) reported its third-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Thursday. The company had of $1.47 in earnings per share (EPS) on $6.48 billion in ...
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What to Look For in Duke Energy’s Earnings Report

Duke Energy Corp. (NYSE: DUK) is set to report its third-quarter financial results before the markets open on Thursday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $1.52 in EPS ...
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AEP Slides Lower After Analyst Downgrade

American Electric Power Co. Inc. (NYSE: AEP) may have done well after earnings this week, but apparently Credit Suisse thinks the valuation merited a downgrade. The firm lowered its rating ...
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Why AEP’s Dividend Hikes Should Continue for a Decade

American Electric Power Co. (NYSE: AEP) has been a solid dividend-paying electric utility, and the company just did something that 24/7 Wall St. expects to be repeated for most of ...
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When One Water Utility’s Valuation Just Become Too High

The markets may go up and down with valuations, but the one constant that every single person on the planet cannot avoid is the need for water each and every ...
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UBS Has 4 Quality High-Yielding Utility Stocks to Buy Now

One sector that absolutely rolled during the quantitative easing (QE) days was the utility sector. Like other equities that are considered bond proxies because of their yield, the staid old ...
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Deutsche Bank Raises Price Targets on Top Conservative Utility Stocks

If there was ever a day that makes investors think about buying utility stocks, it was Tuesday. While many have said it is time to sell bond proxy investments like ...
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Did NRG Energy Just Become a Screaming Buy?

NRG Energy Inc. (NYSE: NRG) hit a new 52-week low in Monday’s trading session. Now, many could argue that investors should have been abandoning ship on the long way down. ...
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Department of Homeland Security Has Trouble With Its Security

The Department of Homeland Security has, among other functions, the mission to prevent cyberattacks on the balance of the federal government. Unfortunately, the protector needs protection. Hackers have remained ahead ...
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How Key Analyst Views Duke Energy Ahead of a Potential Fed Rate Hike

The big question this week is if the Federal Reserve will hike interest rates. Perhaps the companies that this potential hike will have the biggest impact on are utilities and ...
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NextEra Energy Offers Equity Units; NextEra Energy Partners Issues 35 Million New Units

Electricity utility NextEra Energy Inc. (NYSE: NEE) announced Thursday that it intends to sell $700 million of equity units priced at $50 each. Proceeds of approximately $692 million will be ...
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Still Big Upside Potential for Southern Co. After AGL Acquisition News

Being invested in a utility was great for investors during the time when it was assured that interest rates were going to remain low for a very long time. Ahead ...
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