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The Economic Times  3 hrs ago  Comment 
According to media reports, state utilities witnessed a twofold to tenfold jump in their collections as they were allowed to collect old notes up to midnight of November 24 for bill payments.
Forbes  Dec 5  Comment 
In afternoon trading on Monday, Utilities stocks are the worst performing sector, showing a 0.1% loss. Within that group, Sempra Energy (NYSE: SRE) and CenterPoint Energy, Inc (NYSE: CNP) are two large stocks that are lagging, showing a loss of...
Forbes  Dec 1  Comment 
In afternoon trading on Thursday, Technology & Communications stocks are the worst performing sector, showing a 2.8% loss. Within the sector, Microchip Technology Inc (NASD: MCHP) and Lam Research Corp (NASD: LRCX) are two of the day's laggards,...
The Hindu Business Line  Dec 1  Comment 
US stocks ended with big gains for November on Wednesday thanks to a sharp post-election rally but finished the day mostly lower as drops in utilities and technology offset energy’s surge.Energy share...
WA Business News  Nov 30  Comment 
US stocks ended with big gains for November on Wednesday thanks to a sharp post-election rally, but the S&P 500 finished the day flat as drops in utilities and technology offset energy's surge.
Reuters  Nov 30  Comment 
U.S. stocks ended with big gains for November on Wednesday thanks to a sharp post-election rally but finished the day mostly lower as drops in utilities and technology offset energy's surge.
Reuters  Nov 30  Comment 
U.S. stocks ended with big gains for November on Wednesday thanks to a sharp post-election rally but finished the day mostly lower as drops in utilities and technology offset energy's surge.
Motley Fool  Nov 29  Comment 
Fighting solar energy won't be a path to success for utilities across the country.
Forbes  Nov 28  Comment 
Looking at the sectors faring best as of midday Monday, shares of Utilities companies are outperforming other sectors, up 2.0%. Within that group, NRG Energy Inc (NYSE: NRG) and Exelon Corp (NYSE: EXC) are two large stocks leading the way, showing...
guardian.co.uk  Nov 25  Comment 
Dow Jones surpassed 19,000 for first time this week Investors expect reduced corporate taxes under Trump US stocks notched fresh records, capping a week when the Dow Jones Industrial Average breached 19,000 for the first time, as investors...




 

This industry consists of companies that provide consumers and businesses with electricity, natural gas, and water. Most of these companies are government sanctioned monopolies. They operate without competition in their main service areas. The downside to this industry is that the government in many cases also determines how much these utilities can charge their customers.

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