Utilities Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Dec 1st

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • Energy Transfer Equity, L (NYSE:ETE): The shares closed at $36.31, up $1.02, or 2.89%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $8.10 billion. About the company: Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. owns equity interests in Energy Transfer Partners, a limited partnership involved in the natural gas midstream, transportation, and storage business, as well as a retail propane business. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • MDU Resources Group, Inc. (NYSE:MDU): The shares closed at $21.95, up $0.48, or 2.24%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $4.14 billion. About the company: MDU Resources Group, Inc., a natural resource company, distributes natural gas and operates electric power generation, transmission, and distribution facilities. The Company serves communities in North Dakota, eastern Montana, northern and western South Dakota, and northern Wyoming. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Williams Partners L.P. (NYSE:WPZ): The shares closed at $59.34, up $1.28, or 2.2%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $17.24 billion. About the company: Williams Partners LP is a master limited partnership that owns natural gas gathering, transportation, processing and treating assets. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Copano Energy, L.L.C. (NASDAQ:CPNO): The shares closed at $33.82, up $0.72, or 2.18%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $2.24 billion. About the company: Copano Energy LLC is an aggregator of natural gas and provides services to natural gas producers and purchasers of natural gas and natural gas liquids. The company operates a network of pipelines and a natural gas processing plant, and services provided include natural gas gathering, transportation, compression, dehydration, treating, conditioning and processing of natural gas. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Crosstex Energy, L.P. (NASDAQ:XTEX): The shares closed at $15.84, up $0.31, or 2%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $802.40 million. About the company: Crosstex Energy, LP, is a midstream energy company which gathers, transmits, processes, and markets natural gas. The Company connects natural gas wells, largely in the Texas Gulf Coast area, to its gathering system, removes impurities and natural gas liquids, and transports the natural gas to industrial end-users, utilities, and other pipelines. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • Huaneng Power Intl., Inc (NYSE:HNP): The shares closed at $20.07, down $1.21, or 5.69%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $7.05 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 >>
  • Connecticut Water Service (NASDAQ:CTWS): The shares closed at $27.39, down $1.61, or 5.55%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $239.44 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 >>
  • EnerNOC, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENOC): The shares closed at $9.42, down $0.42, or 4.27%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $252.32 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 >>
  • The York Water Company (NASDAQ:YORW): The shares closed at $17.31, down $0.62, or 3.46%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $221.07 million. About the company: The York Water Company impounds, purifies, and distributes water throughout York County, Pennsylvania. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Consolidated Water Co (NASDAQ:CWCO): The shares closed at $8.03, down $0.2, or 2.43%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $116.93 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 >>

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

Advantage: Check out our interactive stock charts, fundamentals, Twitter stream, and more >>

Improve Your 2011 Financial Health: Join the winning team of stock pickers with Wall St. Cheat Sheet’s acclaimed premium newsletter>>