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UBS Stays Bullish on 4 Top Utilities but Lowers Price Targets

With the bond proxies all taking shots after years of outperformance in a low interest rate environment, some analysts we cover on Wall Street are becoming more bullish on the ...
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Merrill Lynch Picks the Winners and Losers of the Utilities Sector

So far in 2015, electric utilities have lagged the broader equities market in a reversal of late 2014 performance. Analysts are looking into what may be causing this decline, and ...
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UBS Makes Summer Changes to Dividend Ruler Stocks Portfolio

With earnings season in full swing and Wall Street analysts getting a good look at second-quarter numbers, we are seeing many of the firms we cover tweaking the top portfolios ...
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Why Utility Stocks Are Starting to Look Cheap

Utilities have been one of the worst-performing sectors in 2015 thus far. But is now a good time to buy? Credit Suisse’s Dan Eggers answers this question in the firm’s ...
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NY storm

UBS Has 3 Dividend-Paying Utilities to Buy and Hold for a Rainy Day

With the beginning of the end of the zero interest rate policy era right around the corner, investors anticipating rate increases have tossed utility stocks overboard. A new report from ...
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Solar Farm Desert

California First to Generate 5% of Electricity From Utility-Scale Solar

California added nearly 1,900 megawatts of solar power generation in 2014 and became the first state to reach a total of more than 5% of its generation from utility-scale solar ...
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Bull and Bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Anadarko, DuPont, FXCM, Garmin, Netflix, Seagate and More

Stocks were indicated higher on Monday. If there is one thing that has held true for going on three years now, it is that investors have bought stocks after every ...
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UBS Dividend Ruler Stocks Keep Raising Dividend Payouts

The great aspect of owning dividend-paying stocks is they are crucial to total return investing. Adding the increase in a company’s share price with the dividend payout gives you the ...
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Alternative Energy sources

Yieldco Stocks Are Exploding — the Top Ones to Buy Now

The rise of master limited partnerships (MLPs) as an asset class coincided with investors' desire for stable and growing cash flow. In 2013, there were more than 20 initial public ...
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Michaels, NextEra Partners IPOs Get Different Responses

Arts and craft retailer Michaels Companies Inc. (NASDAQ: MIK) has sold 27.8 million shares in its initial public offering (IPO). The shares priced on Thursday at $17, the low end ...
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IPO

IPO Surge Continues With 17 on Tap Next Week

Just when you might think that the rising tide of initial public offerings (IPOs) might wane a bit, a big week for IPOs is followed by a bigger one. There ...
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IPO

NextEra Launches Alternative Energy MLP — in Name Only

Electricity generation firm NextEra Energy Inc. (NYSE: NEE) is spinning off its wholly owned alternative energy subsidiary into a new firm named NextEra Energy Partners L.P. The initial public offering ...
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Bull and Bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AMC, Cisco, NextEra, NRG, Staples and More

Stocks are firm on Tuesday after a three-day weekend. Now investors keep hearing that it is a stock picker's market rather than a raging bull market. 24/7 Wall St. reviews ...
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Alternative Energy sources

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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