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Zacks Equity Research

OKE vs. ATO: Which Is a Better Utility Gas Distribution Pick?

ONEOK (OKE) is a better investment option compared with Atmos Energy Corporation (ATO).

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Zacks Equity Research

Can NextEra Energy (NEE) Maintain Earnings Beat Streak in Q4?

NextEra (NEE) is likely to come up with a positive earnings surprise in Q4, owing to ongoing regulated investment and positive economic fundamentals in its service territories, in turn driving demand.

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Nalak Das

4 Terrific Utility Stocks to Buy Ahead of Q4 Earnings

The Utilities sector is mature and fundamentally strong as demand for such services is generally immune to vagaries of the economic cycle.

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Zacks Equity Research

PG&E (PCG) Jumps: Stock Rises 6.5%

PG&E (PCG) saw a big move last session, as its shares jumped nearly 7% on the day, amid huge volumes.

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Swarup Gupta

6 Stocks to Prepare for a Global Economic Slowdown

A slowdown in Europe and the ongoing trade conflicts have been cited as the major reasons for the IMF's projection cuts.

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Zacks Equity Research

Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for January 23rd

Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong income characteristics for investors to consider today, January 23rd:

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Zacks Equity Research

Near-Term Prospects Look Bright for Electric Power Stocks

The domestic-focused utilities are poised to continue their steady performance, given their focus on generating more electricity from clean fuel sources.

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Zacks Equity Research

Is American Electric (AEP) Poised to Beat in Q4 Earnings?

American Electric Power's (AEP) service territories witnessed a strong 2018, backed by favorable tax reforms. This is likely to boost demand for electricity and bolster the top line.

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Zacks Equity Research

Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for January 22nd

Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong income characteristics for investors to consider today, January 22nd:

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Zacks Equity Research

York Water Receives Approval for 2.6% Hike in Water Bills

York Water's (YORW) rate hike approval will enable it to generate annual revenues worth $3.65 million.

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Zacks Equity Research

CMS Energy (CMS) Announces Quarterly Dividend Increase of 7%

CMS Energy's (CMS) recent dividend hike came in line with the company's long-term dividend growth expectations of 6-8%.

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Zacks Equity Research

The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: McCormick, Cintas, Archer-Daniels and Ameren

The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: McCormick, Cintas, Archer-Daniels and Ameren

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Zacks Equity Research

Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for January 18th

Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong income characteristics for investors to consider today, January 18th

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Sweta Killa

Prolonged Shutdown Raises Recession Risk: ETFs to Consider

With the government shutdown now in its fourth week (the longest ever) and 800,000 federal workers on furlough, the risk of recession has increased significantly.

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Tirthankar Chakraborty

4 Stocks in Remembrance of Vanguard Founder John Bogle

John Bogle, founder of the Vanguard Group, believed that the compounding power of dividends is amazing and is key to the huge wealth creation done by index funds.

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Zacks Equity Research

NRG Energy Receives Approval to Sale South Central Business

In an attempt to execute the Transformation Plan, NRG Energy (NRG) divests South Central Business.

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Zacks Equity Research

ONEOK (OKE) to Reward Shareholders With 12% Dividend Hike

ONEOK (OKE) will utilize its strong cash flow generation capability to boost shareholders' value through dividend payment.

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Zacks Equity Research

American Water's Unit to Acquire Mount Ephraim Sewer System

American Water's (AWK) unit, New Jersey American Water, is set to acquire the wastewater assets of the Borough of Mount Ephraim and add nearly 1,800 customers to its existing customer base.

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Zacks Equity Research

Do Options Traders Know Something About PG&E (PCG) Stock We Don't?

Investors need to pay close attention to PG&E (PCG) stock based on the movements in the options market lately.

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Zacks Equity Research

Zacks.com featured highlights include: SP, Tech Data, Outfront, HD Supply and CenterPoint

Zacks.com featured highlights include: SP, Tech Data, Outfront, HD Supply and CenterPoint

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Zacks Equity Research

The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: ALLETE, Pinnacle West, CenterPoint, NextEra and American Water

The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: ALLETE, Pinnacle West, CenterPoint, NextEra and American Water

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Zacks Equity Research

Atlantica Yield Sees Hammer Chart Pattern: Time to Buy?

Atlantica Yield PLC (AY) has been struggling lately, but the selling pressure may be coming to an end soon.

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Zacks Equity Research

4 Reasons to Add Southwest Gas (SWX) to Your Portfolio Now

Southwest Gas (SWX) is an attractive investment option right now, owing to its long-term capital expenditure plans and expanding customer base.

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Zacks Equity Research

One Gas (OGS) Unveils Future Plans, Increases Dividend Rate

One Gas (OGS) unveils its long-term capital expenditure plans, and expects 2019 earnings to benefit from new rates as well as normal weather.

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Swarup Gupta

May Loses Brexit Vote, Shutdown Prevails: 5 Utilities to Pick

Taken together, these events are obscuring the near-term economic outlook and could lead to a spike in market volatility.

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