DUK : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Duke Adds 3 SunPower Solar Projects (DUK, SPWR)

    January 10, 2017
    Duke Energy Corp. has acquired three solar power projects from American energy company SunPower Corp.
  2. Duke Energy Eyes Renewables Projects (DUK)

    October 25, 2016
    Duke Energy Corp. (DUK) is targeting renewable energy projects that may help the company expand its reach across North Carolina. ...
  3. DUK Faces Coal Ash Questions After Spill (DUK)

    October 23, 2016
    WaterKeeper Alliance is claiming it has discovered a coal ash spill near the H.F. Lee Plant of Duke Energy Corp. (DUK).
  4. DUK Restores Power After Hurricane Matthew (DUK)

    October 17, 2016
    Duke Energy Corp (DUK) acted quickly to aid customers who were affected by Hurricane Matthew.
  5. DUK Sells Off Its International Assets (DUK)

    October 12, 2016
    Duke Energy Corp (DUK) has completed the sale of its international businesses.
  6. DUK CEO Explores Renewables Strategy (DUK)

    October 4, 2016
    Duke Energy Corp (DUK) CEO Lynn Good stated her company intends to "decarbonize" going forward.
  7. DUK Looks to Complete Piedmont Acquisition (DUK)

    September 30, 2016
    The North Carolina Utilities Commission (NCUC) has approved the Duke Energy Corp (DUK) acquisition of Piedmont Natural Gas. ...
  8. DUK's Solar Program Exceeds Expectations (DUK)

    September 23, 2016
    Duke Energy Corp said its Solar Rebate Program has paid nearly $5 million to customers who have invested in solar power.
  9. Duke's Environmental Record in Question (DUK)

    September 12, 2016
    Concerns about the handling of ash basins by the electric power holding company led to the fund taking action.
  10. Top 5 Utilities Stocks of 2016 (DUK, EXC)

    August 26, 2016
    Learn why utilities stocks have performed strongly in the first half of 2016. Explore five utilities companies likely to ...
  11. Traders Turn To The Stability of Utilities (XLU, DUK)

    August 23, 2016
    The relatively low correlation between utilities and the broader equity markets make this an ideal segment for investors ...
  12. Are Utilities Your Best Bet this Year? (DUK, CNP)

    August 1, 2016
    Utilities have performed remarkably well given the current market volatility and should continue to do so for the remainder ...
  13. 5 High Quality Dividend Stocks (VZ,GM,T,RAI,DUK)

    July 20, 2016
    It’s not easy to find stocks with high yields and safe dividends. Here are five.
  14. 3 S&P500 Stocks Flashing Strong Volume Signals (VZ, WFC)

    June 20, 2016
    These S&P 500 components have generated On Balance Volume (OBV) divergences that could impact recent trends.
  15. Do Defensive ETFs Offer Value in Today's Market? (XLU, NEE)

    May 11, 2016
    Discover why defensive ETFs are essential additions to equity portfolios, and learn about three defensive ETFs that combined ...
  16. (AES) Who Are AES Corporation's Main Competitors?

    April 30, 2016
    Learn about AES Corporation and which companies are its main competitors in the utilities sector. Receive a brief summary ...
  17. The Debt Report: The Utilities Sector

    April 19, 2016
    Discover how blue chip U.S. utilities companies are using debt, and why it was important for the industry to deleverage after ...
  18. The 4 Largest Utilities ETFs (XLU, VPU)

    April 17, 2016
    Learn about the utilities sector, and discover the top four exchange-traded funds that can be used to gain investment exposure ...
  19. (IWM) iShares Russell 2000 ETF: Top 5 Holdings

    March 25, 2016
    Learn about the IWM iShares Russell 2000 ETF. This includes an analysis of its top five holdings along with their corresponding ...
  20. (IDU) iShares U.S. Utilities SPDR ETF: Top 5 Holdings

    March 24, 2016
    Discover the top five utility stocks in the iShares U.S. Utilities ETF, and learn how they can help your portfolio during ...
  21. (VPU) Vanguard Utilities ETF: Top 5 Holdings

    March 19, 2016
    Identify the five largest holdings in the Vanguard Utilities exchange-traded fund (ETF), and evaluate each company's performance ...
  22. 5 Popular Utilities ETFs in 2016 (XLU, NEE)

    March 17, 2016
    Discover how the five most popular utilities ETFs for 2016 can add growth and income to your portfolio. Four of these utilities ...
  23. Active Traders Turn Bullish on Utilities

    March 16, 2016
    Based on the charts discussed in this article, the utilities sector could be the place for investors looking to make a profit.
  24. Utilities ETF Crushes the Rest in 2016 (XLU)

    February 19, 2016
    Year-to-date, utilities have crushed other sectors, with the Utilities Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLU) reversing the sign on ...
  25. Duke Energy's Profit Spikes, but Misses Estimates (DUK)

    February 19, 2016
    While its profits still fell shy of Street estimates, investors seemed willing to excuse the shortfall and counted any profit ...
  26. What to Expect From Duke Energy's Earnings (DUK)

    February 17, 2016
    Thanks to Duke's solid dividend and steady demand growth, patient investors may be shielded from market volatility and realize ...
  27. The 3 Best Stocks Retirees Should Consider in 2016

    February 16, 2016
    Discover the three best stocks for a 2016 retirement portfolio with strong competitive positions and viable financial positions ...
  28. 4 Utilities Stocks for Income Seekers in 2016 (BCE,AES)

    January 26, 2016
    Discover four diversified electricity utility companies that have stable cash flows and provide high dividend yields for ...
  29. The Top 5 Utility Stocks for 2016 (AES, NRG)

    January 5, 2016
    Discover top five utilities companies that have attractive dividend yields and strong business prospects, despite the interest ...
  30. The Inner Workings of a Big Regional Utility (DUK)

    November 3, 2015
    Duke Energy is one of the quietest large companies in America. Few people outside of the Southeastern U.S. know about this ...
  31. The 3 Best Dividend Stocks in the Utility Sector (DUK, FE)

    October 28, 2015
    Learn about three of the best-paying dividend stocks in the utility sector. Understand why utility stocks have less volatility ...
  32. Long-Term Outlook For Duke Energy

    July 9, 2015
    Learn why Duke Energy is showing both positive and negative signs for long-term investors, and understand how an interest ...
  33. Defensive? Eye Infrastructure via the IGF ETF

    May 1, 2015
    Investing in infrastructure is not exactly the flavor of the day, but it may prove useful to turn toward defensive sectors ...
  34. Is It Time to Buy Or Sell These Trending Stocks?

    January 12, 2015
    These four stock are providing trade signals right now, based on their respective up or down trends.
  35. Can E.On Maintain Its Fat Dividend Through A Difficult Restructuring?

    August 23, 2013
    Economics and politics are forcing a difficult transformation at E.On.
  36. 2011's Biggest Mergers and Acquisitions

    December 30, 2011
    M&A activity rebounded in a big way in 2011. Here's a look back at the biggest mergers and acquisitions during the year. ...
  37. The Biggest Nuclear Operators In The United States

    March 28, 2011
    These are the companies with the most to lose if the U.S. turns off nuclear power.
  38. Bargain Hunting In A Fully Valued Market

    May 6, 2010
    Even though the stock market averages are high there are still potential values out there.