The stock of merchant power player NRG Energy (NRG) has been on a notable uptrend recently. NRG Energy stock has been topping the charts for the last year since the involvement of activist shareholders. NRG Energy stock offers a …
Two instruments that have been notably affected by the focus on interest rates: XLU and IYR. XLU [$XLU] is an SPDR Sector Select ETF that tracks the utilities sector. IYR [$IYR] is an iShares Dow Jones U.S. Real Estate ETF. XLU is a …
Combined, CNP and ETR make up approximately 3.8% of the underlying holdings of XLU. Comparing these stocks and ETFs on a trailing twelve month basis, below is a relative stock price performance chart, with each of the symbols …
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PSE&G's stock, which was still inactive in premarket trade, has lost 3.9% year to date, while the SPDR Utilities Select Sector ETF XLU, +0.06% has lost 4.5% and the S&P 500 SPX, +0.01% has eased 0.1%.
Let's take a look at the larger members of the XLU: Let's start at the bottom with Dominion (D), which I wrote about earlier this week. It appears more and more likely that the Scana deal is really hurting the stock. There was no negative news …
Why It Matters As would be expected, the stock market tanked Tuesday ... At the same time, the Utilities SPDR (ETF) (NYSE: XLU) was up 0.6 percent and the …
Combined, EXC and ETR make up approximately 8.0% of the underlying holdings of XLU. The next best performing sector is ... below is a relative stock price performance chart, with each of the symbols shown in a different color as labeled in …
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Utilities, as measured by the Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund (XLU), which have fared better in rising rate environments than REITs, also topped in late 2017, and …
The utilities (XLU) sector is most in the green, and the financial (XLF) sector is …
Again very carefully. Are the new Facebook (FB) privacy disclosures enough? Or will Mr. Zuckerberg go to Washington? Stock is now “reasonable” at 18x for 18% 2018e EPS growth. Maybe you need a bigger cushion here? Amazon …