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Spark Energy Files for IPO

Spark Energy, Inc. has now filed for an initial public offering. The electric utility services retailer has shown that its common stock will list on the NASDAQ Global Market under ...
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3D Printer to Design Cities of Future

Among the first uses of 3D printing -- or as it's often called, additive manufacturing -- was rapid prototyping, building a full-scale model of a part that would later be ...
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U.S. Expects Three to Six Hurricanes This Year

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) issued its 2014 Atlantic hurricane season forecast last week. The season runs from June 1 to November 30, and NOAA is predicting three ...
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Bond and Stock Surprise: Many MLPs Hitting New All-Time Highs

The world of master limited partnerships (MLPs) was being targeted by many critics earlier in the year. Suddenly, a firm oil market and a falling interest rate environment drove up ...
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NextEra Files for Clean Energy Limited Partnership IPO

NextEra Energy Inc. (NYSE: NEE) is supposed to be one of the utilities leading the pack when it comes to renewable energy. Now the utility has announced that its limited ...
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Premium Values in Utilities Show Risk If Interest Rates Rise

With both the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average hitting new all-time highs this week, investors have to wonder how they should be positioning themselves for the rest ...
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Market Scare: When Utilities Are Hot Again

The Dow Jones Industrial Average and the Standard & Poor's 500 Index hit all-time highs this last week, but a sharp sell-off on Friday caused some serious concerns. Fear and ...
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Why AT&T Rejects Netflix’s Video Streaming Plan

Netflix Inc.'s (NASDAQ: NFLX) video streaming service consumes a huge amount of broadband. No wonder. Video data takes up more network capacity than text or voice. And Netflix has more ...
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J.P. Morgan: Only Three Solar Stocks to Buy and Own Now

With any other emerging technology, the cheaper it gets, the more it is accepted. Solar is the living proof of that. The good thing for investors that embrace a position ...
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First Solar Signals Guidance Out to 2016

First Solar Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR) is hosting its analyst day on Wednesday. We previously noted three drivers behind its 9% gain earlier in the trading day. Now we have a ...
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Three Drivers Behind First Solar

First Solar Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR) is surging at the same time that the company is conducting its analyst meeting. There are three issues running the stock higher, and there are ...
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Canadian Solar Seeks Capital After Big Stock Gains

Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ: CSIQ) traded lower on Tuesday after the solar player announced a secondary offering. The company even tried to say that fourth-quarter revenue was up by 75% ...
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Is Boardwalk Just the Start of Nat-Gas MLP Woes?

Boardwalk Pipeline Partners L.P. (NYSE: BWP) was a total disaster on Monday, and it has 24/7 Wall St. wondering just how many other Master Limited Partnerships and trust structures in ...
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Credit Suisse Top Utility Stocks to Buy for Cold Weather, Dividends and Earnings

In 2013 the last stocks anybody wanted to own were utilities. This year, they are one of only three sectors that are positive so far on the year. While utilities ...
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AEP Earnings Stung by Ohio Deregulation

American Electric Power Co. Inc. (NYSE: AEP) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2013 results before markets opened Monday. For the quarter, the utility company posted operating earnings per share (EPS) of ...
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