Sector Review: Action in the Utilities Sector on Nov 25th

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about today’s action in the Utilities (NYSE:XLU) sector:

Gainers (% price change)

  • Korea Electric Power Corp (NYSE:KEP): The shares closed at $10.43, up $0.62, or 6.32%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $13.00 billion. About the company: Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEPCO) generates, transmits, and distributes electricity to South Korea for a variety of uses. The Company also builds and operates hydro-power, thermal-power, and nuclear power units in South Korea. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Huaneng Power Intl., Inc (NYSE:HNP): The shares closed at $21.21, up $1.16, or 5.79%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $7.45 billion. About the company: Huaneng Power International, Inc. develops, constructs, owns and operates coal-fired power plants throughout China. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • EDENOR S.A. (NYSE:EDN): The shares closed at $6.40, up $0.2, or 3.23%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $287.05 million. About the company: Empresa Distribuidora y Comercializadora Norte S.A. distributes and sells electricity in the north-eastern region of greater Buenos Aires. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • NSTAR (NYSE:NST): The shares closed at $44.04, up $0.94, or 2.18%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $4.56 billion. About the company: NSTAR provides regulated electric and gas utility services. The Company is also involved in telecommunications and other non-regulated activities. NSTAR, through Boston Edison Company, Cambridge Electric Company, Commonwealth Electric Light Company, and Commonwealth Gas Company, serves customers throughout Massachusetts. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • RGC Resources Inc. (NASDAQ:RGCO): The shares closed at $18.37, up $0.39, or 2.17%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $169.63 million. About the company: RGC Resources, Inc. and its subsidiaries distribute and sell natural gas and propane. The Company serves residential, commercial, and industrial customers in the Roanoke Valley and Bluefield areas of southwestern Virginia, as well as southern West Virginia. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • Suntech Power Hldgs. Co (NYSE:STP): The shares closed at $2.29, down $0.14, or 5.76%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $412.54 million. About the company: Suntech Power Holdings Company Ltd produces solar cells. The Company designs, develops, manufactures and markets a variety of photovoltaic (PV) cells and modules. Suntech Power is based in China. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Consolidated Water Co (NASDAQ:CWCO): The shares closed at $7.26, down $0.25, or 3.33%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $105.71 million. About the company: Consolidated Water Co., Ltd. develops and operates water production and distribution systems in the Caribbean region and in other locations. In addition to its water production and distribution business in the Cayman Islands, the Company is also reviewing opportunities to build and/or operate reverse osmosis or other types of water production and distribution facilities in the Bahamas. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Enersis S.A. (NYSE:ENI): The shares closed at $16.58, down $0.52, or 3.04%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $10.83 billion. About the company: Enersis S.A. generates and transmits electricity in Chile, Argentina, Peru, Colombia, and Brazil. Through subsidiaries, the Company operates electricity generating plants and energy distribution systems, develops real estate, and provides data processing and computer maintenance services. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • EnerNOC, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENOC): The shares closed at $8.67, down $0.27, or 3.02%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $232.23 million. About the company: EnerNOC, Inc. develops and provides clean and intelligent power solutions to commercial, institutional and industrial customers, as well as electric power grid operators and utilities. The Company, through its network centers remotely manages electricity consumption across a network of end-use customer sites. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Crosstex Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:XTXI): The shares closed at $10.92, down $0.3, or 2.67%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $515.29 million. About the company: Crosstex Energy, Inc. is an independent midstream energy services company that offers supply and marketing services to oil and gas producers and consumers. The Company is involved in natural gas gathering, treating, processing, transmission, distribution, supply and marketing, and crude oil marketing. Crosstex owns pipelines and plant facilities in several key regions. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Most Actives (dollar volume)

  • El Paso Corporation (NYSE:EP): The shares closed at $24.84, up $0.3, or 1.22%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $19.16 billion. About the company: El Paso Corporation operates natural gas pipeline and storage facilities, transports natural gas, and imports liquefied natural gas. El Paso also explores for and produces natural gas. The Company has operations in the United States, Brazil, and Egypt. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Williams Companies, Inc. (NYSE:WMB): The shares closed at $29.70, up $0.33, or 1.12%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $17.51 billion. About the company: The Williams Companies, Inc. is an integrated natural gas company that produces, gathers, processes and transports natural gas. The Company’s operations are concentrated in the Pacific Northwest, Rocky Mountains, Gulf Coast, the Eastern Seaboard, and the province of Alberta in Canada. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • The Southern Company (NYSE:SO): The shares closed at $42.47, up $0.27, or 0.64%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $36.59 billion. About the 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. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Exelon Corporation (NYSE:EXC): The shares closed at $41.93, up $0.04, or 0.1%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $27.80 billion. About the 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. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK): The shares closed at $19.79, up $0.16, or 0.82%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $26.37 billion. About the 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. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

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