Infrastructure

Even NextEra Energy Wants In on Capital Raises

When the value of a stock keeps rising over time, it tends to look and feel good for just about everyone involved. That said, sometimes things have become so rewarding ...
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Will PG&E Stock Survive Another Shareholder Challenge?

Power company PG&E Corp. (NYSE: PCG) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2019 results before markets opened Tuesday. The company, which is currently operating under Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, reported quarterly adjusted ...
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Will Germany Kill the World’s Fastest Roads?

Germany may put a speed limit on the Autobahn, a group of highways that spreads over most of the country. It is the only large set of roads in the ...
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Why 4 Coveted REITs May Be Among the Safest 2020 Income Vehicles

One of the few unintended consequences of lower interest rates is the effect it has on savers and people that rely on reasonably safe and secure income. After raising rates ...
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Why More Safe and Defensive Utilities Can Still Outperform in 2020

With stocks having hit all-time highs, at least ahead of the recent concerns about the coronavirus spreading, the utility sector also has enjoyed a run higher. A stable but not ...
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Is PG&E Making Promises It Can Keep?

In a statement issued late Wednesday, PG&E Corp. (NYSE: PCG) announced that it had reached an agreement with a bondholder group that had threatened to derail the utility's bankruptcy. The ...
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Bankruptcy Judge OKs PG&E Settlements With Victims, Insurers

Federal Bankruptcy Court Judge Dennis Montali on Tuesday approved two settlements related to the PG&E Corp. (NYSE: PCG) bankruptcy filing. The judge has approved the company's $13.5 billion settlement with ...
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PG&E Plays Its $13.5 Billion Hole Card

After taking a beating in a Friday letter from California Governor Gavin Newsom, bankrupt utility PG&E Corp. (NYSE: PCG) on Monday fired back. The company announced Tuesday morning that it ...
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5 Top Utilities Expected to Outperform in 2020

With each end of year, Wall Street strategists and analysts make their forecasts for the year ahead. The coming year is expected to extend the current bull market beyond its ...
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Will California Governor Decide Who Wins the Struggle for PG&E?

When PG&E Corp. (NYSE: PCG) on Monday announced that it had reached a deal with wildfire victims, the company's stock jumped by 20%, before closing with a gain of around ...
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Did PG&E Just Pull the Rug From Under Elliott and Pimco?

PG&E Corp. (NYSE: PCG) on Friday announced that it had reached an agreement with victims of 2017 and 2018 Northern California wildfires. The settlement is valued at $13.5 billion and ...
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Do Duke Energy Earnings Signal a Downturn for Utilities?

Duke Energy Corp. (NYSE: DUK), which is generally considered a bellwether for utilities, reported its most recent quarterly results before the markets opened on Friday. While investors seem to be ...
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PG&E Earnings Overshadowed by Bankruptcy, Fires

When PG&E Corp. (NYSE: PCG) reported fiscal third-quarter results before markets opened Thursday, the embattled utility company posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.11 on revenues of $4.43 ...
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Why One Analyst Sees Expensive Water Utility Stocks Going Even Higher

The current bull market is over 10 years old, the strong economy has been slowing and investors are seeing and hearing "recession" so frequently some people might think a recession ...
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China Express Delivery Competes With FedEx and UPS

Trade friction between the United States and China has threatened the ability for the U.S. delivery companies FedEx and UPS to do business in China. FedEx, in particular, has been ...
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