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More Oil & Gas Consolidation Seen in MLP Sector

Another merger is being seen in the world of master limited partnerships (MLPs). AmeriGas Partners L.P. (NYSE: APU) is being acquired by UGI Corp. (NYSE: UGI) in a merger that ...
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Merrill Lynch Much More Optimistic for Upside in Major Utilities in 2019 and Beyond

Many investors flocked into the utility sector during and after the Great Recession. After all, this was a safety and defensive investing strategy, first and foremost. But the sector also ...
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NextEra Is First Utility on the Way to Joining the $100 Billion Club

The world of mega-cap stocks has grown in ranks during the 10-year bull market. Having a mega-cap traditionally was having a market capitalization of $100 billion or more, but some ...
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US Customer Satisfaction With Energy Utilities Falls

It did not matter much to U.S. consumers last year whether their natural gas and electricity supplies came from an investor-owned utility company, a municipal utility or a co-operative. Overall ...
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$1 Billion Deal to Acquire Wind and Solar Power Assets

There are still plenty of asset transactions taking place in the world of alternative and renewable energy sources. A transaction was announced on Monday by NextEra Energy Partners L.P. (NYSE: ...
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Defensive Utility Stocks Could Soar If Rates Stay Low and Volatility Jumps

Any way you look at it, the howls of disagreement from President Trump, Wall Street and the financial media over the increases in the federal funds rate, especially those put ...
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Why One Top Analyst Says to Buy PG&E Shares Now

PG&E Corp. (NYSE: PCG) is still trying to recover from the potential exposure of the 2018 Camp Fire and other liabilities put the company at risk of bankruptcy. It turns ...
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How NextEra Energy Could Become the First Utility Worth $100 Billion

In the world of mega-caps, there is an ongoing watch by investors as to which companies may become among the next to reach $100 billion in equity market value. It ...
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Infrastructure Investment Could Raise US GDP by $5.9 Trillion Over 20 Years

The old saying that you have to spend money in order to make money gained more support on Friday. The Business Roundtable released a report that federal spending of $737 ...
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6 Scenarios on How PG&E Bankruptcy May Play Out

Now the PG&E Corp. (NYSE: PCG) has filed for bankruptcy protection and several asset management firms have either objected to the filing or say they are prepared to buy convertible ...
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What PG&E Bankruptcy Filing Means

As promised two weeks ago, PG&E Corp. (NYSE: PCG) on Tuesday morning filed for bankruptcy protection in the federal District Court for Northern California. The company listed debts totaling $51.7 ...
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Dubai Keeps Top International Airport Title

Over 89 million travelers passed through Dubai International last year. That makes it the top international airport in the world. It is also the fifth year in which traffic topped ...
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Is Government Shutdown Giving Air Traffic Controllers the Flu?

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has issued a status update on the U.S. air traffic control system indicating that La Guardia and Newark airports are forcing departure delays for flights ...
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PG&E Dodges a Bullet, but Bankruptcy Filing Remains Likely

Until last November's Camp Fire roared through northern California, the most destructive fire in the state's history was the Tubbs Fire of 2017 that killed 22 people in California wine ...
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Why Californians May Pay 5 Times More for Electricity This Year

In a filing with the U.S. District Court in San Francisco, PG&E Corp. (NYSE: PCG) told the judge that the company cannot afford to spend an estimated $75 billion to ...
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