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The Two Best Water Stocks for 2014: American Water Works and Aqua America

Try living without water for a few days. It is something you cannot cut back on or push out for very long. Investors have caught on that water is a ...
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H2O Stocks: Get Ready for New Highs in Water! (AWK, AWR, WTR, CWT, CTWS, CWCO, MSEX, YORW, PHO)

If you have been a reader of 24/7 Wall St. for very long, you know that we have been preaching over time that every investor needs some form of water ...
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Utilities Have Become The New CDs and Bonds For Income Investors

We are mostly in a world where many investors are now just willing to settle for a "return of capital" rather than a "return on capital."  Still, retirees and investors ...
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Investors Finding Safety Again in Utilities, When Dividends Rule (WTR, AWK, PPL, DUK, ED, NEE, AEP, XLU)

By now the markets figured out that all of this week's preliminary jobs numbers did in fact call it right that the unemployment and jobs report was right.  So investors ...
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Huge Upside Valuation Calls in Water Utilities (AWK, WTR, CWT, AWR)

There remains substantial value, growth, and income opportunity in the water sector.  This has been our take for some time, and a report out of Gabelli & Company this morning ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades & Downgrades (ALU, AWK, WTR, CHU, CYN, CBSH, FII, HFC, MTB, MCHP, PEGA, BOX, SEE, SU, TSO)

These are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades, and initiations seen from Wall Street research calls this Tuesday morning. Alcatel-Lucent (NYSE: ALU) Cut to Hold at Deutsche Bank. American ...
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The Best Water Stock for 2011 (WTR, AWK, AWR, CWT, LAYN, TTEK, WTS, PHO, PIO)

Water is perhaps one of the most misunderstood and most under-invested themes for most investors looking for income and stability year after year.  It is also exceedingly harder and harder ...
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The Dividend Changes Keep Coming (SBUX, COP, NLY, WTR, CSCO, AAPL)

We are getting more and more dividend hikes in 2010.  Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) finally declared its first dividend.  ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP) is hiking its payout.  Annaly Capital Management, Inc. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades (WTR, EAT, BRCM, CLWR, DUK, FTO, HNSN, INFY, INTC, LVS, MELI, NVDA, TSO, WYNN, UNH, VLO)

These are this Monday's top analyst upgrades, downgrades, and initiations seen from Wall Street research calls: Aqua America (NYSE: WTR) Cut to Neutral at Macquarie. Brinker International (NYSE: EAT) Cut ...
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Top 10 Analyst Upgrades & Downgrades (CROX, FTE, MMC, PCS, WTR, LEAP, NVO, RRGB, TI, TRI)

Everyone is on hold for jobs data, but there are still pre-market research calls.  These are the top ten analyst calls we saw for upgrades and downgrades this Friday morning: ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades & Downgrades (WTR, DL, EHTH, GYMB, MEOH, SHW, STT)

It is looking pretty thin in new great research calls from Wall Street today.  Here are the top analyst calls seen as of 7:30 AM EST this Tuesday morning: Aqua ...
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The ‘Safety Premium’ In Water Investing (AWK, WTR, AWR, CWT)

We have been investigating several of the "safe sectors" for investing to identify which ones may have seen the worst or which ones could continue to have issues regardless of ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades (AA, WTR, BEC, CWT, CHRT, CHA, GAS, NOK, PNY, WW)

These are the top upgrades and positive research calls we have seen from Wall Street analysts so far early this Thursday morning: Alcoa (AA) Raised to Overweight at JPMorgan. Aqua ...
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Water Profits Rise on Higher Rates (AWK, WTR)

After the market closed yesterday, American Water Works (NYSE:AWK) reported third quarter EPS of $0.55 on revenues of $672 million. EPS was right on expectations, but revenues fell short by ...
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52-Week Low Club (WTR, BMY, CELL, DDS, EK, EXPE, GCI, GE, HST, NOK, PFE, Q, VLO, WY, WGO)

If you thought this was a bad day for the market with the DJIA trading well under that 12,000 psychological level, there were some 400 stocks that hit 52-week lows ...
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