Nationwide Fund Advisors’ Likes These Utilities Stocks Most: EQT, PCG, SO, EXC, PPL

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information regarding Nationwide Fund Advisors’ top holdings in the Utilities sector for the quarter ending September 30th, 2011. The firm held 82 stocks in the Utilities sector at the end of the quarter with an aggregate market value of $17.561 million.

  • Eqt Corporation (NYSE:EQT): On 06/30/2011, Nationwide Fund Advisors reported holding 12,027 shares with a market value of $631,658. This comprised 0.07% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Nationwide Fund Advisors reported holding 25,989 shares with a market value of $1,386,773. This comprised 0.2% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 13,962. About Company: EQT Corporation is an integrated energy company with emphasis on Appalachian area natural-gas supply, transmission and distribution. The Company, through its subsidiaries, offer natural gas products to wholesale and retail customers.
  • Pg & E Corp. (NYSE:PCG): On 06/30/2011, Nationwide Fund Advisors reported holding 33,516 shares with a market value of $1,408,677. This comprised 0.15% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Nationwide Fund Advisors reported holding 31,328 shares with a market value of $1,325,174. This comprised 0.2% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -2,188. About Company: PG&E Corporation is a holding company that holds interests in energy based businesses. The Company’s holdings include a public utility operating in northern and central California that provides electricity and natural gas distribution; electricity generation, procurement, and transmission; and natural gas procurement, transportation, and storage.
  • Entergy Corporation (NYSE:ETR): On 06/30/2011, Nationwide Fund Advisors reported holding 16,271 shares with a market value of $1,110,984. This comprised 0.12% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Nationwide Fund Advisors reported holding 11,154 shares with a market value of $739,399. This comprised 0.11% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -5,117. About Company: Entergy Corporation is an integrated energy company that is primarily focused on electric power production and retail electric distribution operations. The Company delivers electricity to utility customers in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas. Entergy also owns and operates nuclear plants in the northern United States
  • Southern Company (NYSE:SO): On 06/30/2011, Nationwide Fund Advisors reported holding 14,222 shares with a market value of $574,284. This comprised 0.06% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Nationwide Fund Advisors reported holding 15,175 shares with a market value of $642,965. This comprised 0.09% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 953. About Company: Southern Company is a public utility holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, generates, wholesales, and retails electricity in the southeastern United States. The Company also offers wireless telecommunications services, and provides businesses with two-way radio, telephone, paging, and Internet access services as well as wholesales fiber optic solutions.
  • Exelon Corp. (NYSE:EXC): On 06/30/2011, Nationwide Fund Advisors reported holding 11,771 shares with a market value of $504,270. This comprised 0.06% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Nationwide Fund Advisors reported holding 14,440 shares with a market value of $615,288. This comprised 0.09% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 2,669. About Company: Exelon Corporation is a utility services holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries distributes electricity to customers in Illinois and Pennsylvania. Exelon also distributes gas to customers in the Philadelphia area as well as operates nuclear power plants in states that include Pennsylvania and New Jersey.
  • Dominion Resources Inc. (NYSE:D): On 06/30/2011, Nationwide Fund Advisors reported holding 11,529 shares with a market value of $556,505. This comprised 0.06% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Nationwide Fund Advisors reported holding 12,079 shares with a market value of $613,251. This comprised 0.09% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 550. About Company: Dominion Resources, Inc., a diversified utility holding company, generates, transmits, distributes, and sells electric energy in Virginia and northeastern North Carolina. The Company produces, transports, distributes, and markets natural gas to customers in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States.
  • Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE): On 06/30/2011, Nationwide Fund Advisors reported holding 13,541 shares with a market value of $716,048. This comprised 0.08% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Nationwide Fund Advisors reported holding 11,845 shares with a market value of $610,018. This comprised 0.09% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -1,696. About Company: Sempra Energy is an energy services holding company with operations throughout the United States, Mexico, and other countries in South America. The Company, through its subsidiaries, generates electricity, delivers natural gas, operates natural gas pipelines and storage facilities, and operates a wind power generation project.
  • Ppl Corporation (NYSE:PPL): On 06/30/2011, Nationwide Fund Advisors reported holding 18,678 shares with a market value of $519,809. This comprised 0.06% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Nationwide Fund Advisors reported holding 20,101 shares with a market value of $573,683. This comprised 0.08% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 1,423. About Company: PPL Corporation is an energy and utility holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, generates electricity from power plants in the northeastern and western United States, and markets wholesale and retail energy primarily in the northeastern and western portions of the United States, and delivers electricity in Pennsylvania and the United Kingdom.
  • Oge Energy Corp. (NYSE:OGE): On 06/30/2011, Nationwide Fund Advisors reported holding 11,774 shares with a market value of $592,468. This comprised 0.06% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Nationwide Fund Advisors reported holding 11,642 shares with a market value of $556,371. This comprised 0.08% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -132. About Company: OGE Energy Corp., through its principal subsidiary Oklahoma Gas and Electric Company, generates, transmits, and distributes electricity to wholesale and retail customers in communities in Oklahoma and western Arkansas. The Company, through Enogex Inc., operates natural gas transmission and gathering pipelines, has interests in gas processing plants, and markets electricity.
  • Westar Energy Inc. (NYSE:WR): On 06/30/2011, Nationwide Fund Advisors reported holding 19,671 shares with a market value of $529,347. This comprised 0.06% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Nationwide Fund Advisors reported holding 20,136 shares with a market value of $531,993. This comprised 0.08% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 465. About Company: Westar Energy, Inc. is an electric utility company servicing customers in Kansas. The company provides electric generation, transmission and distribution services.

(Note: Data regarding Nationwide Fund Advisors’s stock holdings are sourced from whalewisdom.com. All data are assumed to be accurate.)

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