U.S. stock indexes closed mostly higher Monday, snapping a four-day losing streak for the Dow Jones industrial average on a day of largely listless trading. Utilities
The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local): 9:35 a.m. A weak report on retail sales sent bond yields lower and high-dividend stocks like utilities and real estate companies higher. The yield on the benchmark 10-year …
Small-company stocks fell more than the rest of the market Wednesday. High-dividend sectors like consumer goods makers and utilities gained as investors shifted money into lower-risk investments. Bond prices also rose, sending …
The S&P 500 was up 4 points, or 0.2%, to 2,442, with so-called defensive sectors, such as utilities and telecoms leading ... Read:Want to know where the stock market's headed over next 6 months? Don't ask OPEC …
PPL has increased its dividend for more than 10 straight years and recently doubled its expected annual dividend growth rate. Regulated utilities provide some of the most dependable income in the stock market, and PPL is no exception. …