Nisource Stock: Millennium’s Heaviest Utilities Stock Holding in Third Quarter

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information regarding Millennium Management LLC’s top holdings in the Utilities sector for the quarter ending September 30th, 2011. The firm held 79 stocks in the Utilities sector at the end of the quarter with an aggregate market value of $614.246 million.

  • Nisource Inc. (NYSE:NI): On 06/30/2011, Millennium Management LLC reported holding 1,659,767 shares with a market value of $33,610,282. This comprised 0.31% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Millennium Management LLC reported holding 2,753,110 shares with a market value of $58,861,489. This comprised 0.7% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 1,093,343. About Company: NiSource Inc. is an energy holding company. The Company’s subsidiaries provide natural gas, electricity and other products and services to customers located within a corridor that runs from the Gulf Coast through the Midwest to New England.
  • Cms Energy Corp. (NYSE:CMS): On 06/30/2011, Millennium Management LLC reported holding 2,226,697 shares with a market value of $43,843,665. This comprised 0.4% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Millennium Management LLC reported holding 1,789,206 shares with a market value of $35,408,388. This comprised 0.42% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -437,491. About Company: CMS Energy Corporation is an energy company operating primarily in Michigan. The Company, through its subsidiaries provides electricity and/or natural gas to its customers in Michigan. CMS Energy also invests in and operates non-utility power generation plants in the United States and abroad.
  • Firstenergy Corp. (NYSE:FE): On 06/30/2011, Millennium Management LLC reported holding 899,825 shares with a market value of $39,727,275. This comprised 0.36% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Millennium Management LLC reported holding 784,798 shares with a market value of $35,245,278. This comprised 0.42% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -115,027. About Company: FirstEnergy Corp. is a public utility holding company. The Company’s subsidiaries and affiliates are involved in the generation, transmission and distribution of electricity, exploration and production of oil and natural gas, transmission and marketing of natural gas, and energy management and other energy-related services.
  • Energen Corp. (NYSE:EGN): On 06/30/2011, Millennium Management LLC reported holding 846,080 shares with a market value of $47,803,520. This comprised 0.43% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Millennium Management LLC reported holding 848,654 shares with a market value of $34,701,462. This comprised 0.41% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 2,574. About Company: Energen Corporation is a diversified energy holding company. The Company acquires, develops, explores, and produces oil, natural gas and natural gas liquids in the continental United States. The Company also purchases, distributes and sells natural gas, principally in central and north Alabama.
  • Centerpoint Energy Inc. (NYSE:CNP): On 06/30/2011, Millennium Management LLC reported holding 1,933,324 shares with a market value of $37,409,820. This comprised 0.34% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Millennium Management LLC reported holding 1,466,160 shares with a market value of $28,766,060. This comprised 0.34% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -467,164. About Company: CenterPoint Energy, Inc. is a public utility holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, conducts activities in electricity transmission and distribution, natural gas distribution and sales, interstate pipeline and gathering operations, and power generation.
  • Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK): On 06/30/2011, Millennium Management LLC reported holding 1,465,100 shares with a market value of $27,587,833. This comprised 0.25% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Millennium Management LLC reported holding 1,404,666 shares with a market value of $28,079,273. This comprised 0.33% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is -60,434. About Company: Duke Energy Corporation is an energy company located primarily in the Americas that owns an integrated network of energy assets. The Company manages a portfolio of natural gas and electric supply, delivery, and trading businesses in the United States and Latin America.
  • Oneok Inc. (NYSE:OKE): On 06/30/2011, Millennium Management LLC reported holding 0 shares. On 09/30/2011, Millennium Management LLC reported holding 390,841 shares with a market value of $25,811,140. This comprised 0.3% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 390,841. About Company: ONEOK, Inc. is a diversified energy company. The Company is involved in the natural gas and natural gas liquids business across the United States.
  • Exelon Corp. (NYSE:EXC): On 06/30/2011, Millennium Management LLC reported holding 462,827 shares with a market value of $19,827,509. This comprised 0.18% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Millennium Management LLC reported holding 605,729 shares with a market value of $25,810,113. This comprised 0.3% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 142,902. 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.
  • Northeast Utilities (NYSE:NU): On 06/30/2011, Millennium Management LLC reported holding 71,679 shares with a market value of $2,520,950. This comprised 0.02% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Millennium Management LLC reported holding 704,251 shares with a market value of $23,698,047. This comprised 0.28% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 632,572. About Company: Northeast Utilities is a public utility holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, provides retail electric service to customers in Connecticut, New Hampshire, and western Massachusetts. Northeast also distributes natural gas throughout Connecticut.
  • Genon Energy Inc (NYSE:GEN): On 06/30/2011, Millennium Management LLC reported holding 6,641,661 shares with a market value of $25,636,811. This comprised 0.23% of the total portfolio. On 09/30/2011, Millennium Management LLC reported holding 8,155,353 shares with a market value of $22,671,881. This comprised 0.27% of the total portfolio. The net change in shares for this position over the two quarters is 1,513,692. About Company: GenOn Energy, Inc. is an independent power producer that generates and wholesales electricity. The Company sells electricity to investor-owned utilities, municipalities, cooperatives, and other companies that serve end users or purchase power at wholesale for resale.

(Note: Data regarding Millennium Management LLC’s stock holdings are sourced from whalewisdom.com. All data are assumed to be accurate.)

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