utilities

A fresh research report from Janney Montgomery Scott has substantially raised price targets across the universe of U.S. water utilities.
Jon C. Ogg
On Monday, PG&E filed its bankruptcy reorganization plan. Now the negotiations really begin.
Paul Ausick
PG&Eshares fell almost 30% on Monday to a low not seen since early in 2019 after news that a California court has ruled that the utility will have to face a jury trial.
Jon C. Ogg
Despite some softer industrial demand, and weather conditions that drove second-quarter results for some utility companies lower on a year-over-year basis, this analyst remains positive on some of...
Lee Jackson
The test of time has proven that big and healthy banks have been able to overcome many of the challenges thrown at them over time. 24/7 Wall St. has laid out the case for each major bank stock and...
Jon C. Ogg
Wall Street analysts have been tempering their formal ratings on American Water Works because of the valuation profile. Still, the utility sector has grown in importance and in size over the past...
Jon C. Ogg
AEP used to be a top value stock with a monster dividend yield when it was named as a stock to own for the next decade. That doesn't mean the period from 2020 to 2030 should expect a repeat...
Jon C. Ogg
Even with indexes back within striking distance of their all-time highs. Some investors remain quite cautious and are looking for cheaper stocks with more predictable earnings, dividend yields and...
Jon C. Ogg
When times become uncertain, investors who have to maintain exposure to the stock market tend to look for defensive sectors. One of the most defensive of them all, with safety and predictability of...
Jon C. Ogg
Here are four top dividend utility stocks to consider for those worried about the stock market and for income investors appalled by the thought of buying 30-year debt that yields less than 3%.
Lee Jackson
Investors looking for a safe place to invest that offers good yields with little volatility should take a look at these utilities ETFs.
Paul Ausick
With federal funds rate increases unlikely the rest of 2019, these four top utility stocks make excellent additions to growth and income total return portfolios looking for safety.
Lee Jackson
PG&E announced that its annual shareholders' meeting scheduled for May 9 will be delayed until June. The company recently named a new CEO and 10 new board members.
Paul Ausick
Some investors might be thinking that the safety and income from utilities already has seen its upside. Merrill Lynch does not feel that way at all.
Jon C. Ogg
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 investors are...
Jon C. Ogg