Sector Review: Action in the Utilities Sector on Nov 7th

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • CPFL Energia S.A. (NYSE:CPL): The shares closed at $26.43, up $1.16, or 4.59%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $12.72 billion. About the company: CPFL Energia S.A., through its subsidiaries, distributes, generates and commercializes electricity in Brazil. The Company also commercializes electricity and provides electricity-related services to its affiliates as well as unaffiliated parties. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • El Paso Electric Company (NYSE:EE): The shares closed at $33.55, up $1.36, or 4.22%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.35 billion. About the company: El Paso Electric Company generates, distributes, and transmits electricity in west Texas and southern New Mexico. The Company also serves wholesale customers in Texas, New Mexico, California, and Mexico. El Paso Electric owns or has partial ownership interests in electrical generating facilities. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Otter Tail Corporation (NASDAQ:OTTR): The shares closed at $20.59, up $0.61, or 3.05%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $742.51 million. About the company: Otter Tail Corporation, through its utility business units, provides electricity and energy services to customers in Minnesota, North Dakota, and South Dakota. The Company, through its Varistar Corporation unit, operates manufacturing, plastics, health services, construction, entertainment, telecommunications, and transportation businesses with customers across the United States and Canada. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Huaneng Power Intl., Inc (NYSE:HNP): The shares closed at $18.73, up $0.54, or 2.97%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $6.58 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 >>
  • Companhia Paranaense de (NYSE:ELP): The shares closed at $20.04, up $0.46, or 2.35%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $5.48 billion. About the company: Companhia Paranaense de Energia-Copel generates, transmits, transforms and distributes electric power to the entire Brazilian State of Parana. The Company’s major customers are industrial, residential and rural electricity consumers. Copel generates electricity through the operation of fifteen hydroelectric plants and three thermoelectric plants. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • Suntech Power Hldgs. Co (NYSE:STP): The shares closed at $2.64, down $0.1, or 3.65%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $475.59 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 >>
  • EnerNOC, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENOC): The shares closed at $9.80, down $0.35, or 3.45%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $262.29 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 >>
  • Hawaiian Electric (NYSE:HE): The shares closed at $25.91, down $0.77, or 2.89%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $2.48 billion. About the company: Hawaiian Electric Industries, Inc. is a diversified holding company that delivers a variety of services to the people of Hawaii. The Company’s subsidiaries offer electric utilities, savings banks, freight transportation, and other businesses, primarily in the state of Hawaii. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Connecticut Water Service (NASDAQ:CTWS): The shares closed at $26.57, down $0.53, or 1.96%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $231.76 million. About the company: Connecticut Water Service, Inc. is a holding company for The Connecticut Water Company. The Company supplies water to residential, commercial, industrial, and municipal customers located throughout Connecticut. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Crosstex Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:XTXI): The shares closed at $11.93, down $0.21, or 1.73%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $562.87 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 >>

(Note: Selected financial data are sourced from Google Finance. All data are assumed to be accurate.)

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