Utilities Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Dec 2nd

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • Suntech Power Hldgs. Co (NYSE:STP): The shares closed at $2.59, up $0.16, or 6.58%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $466.58 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 >>
  • Crosstex Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:XTXI): The shares closed at $12.43, up $0.61, or 5.16%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $586.54 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 >>
  • Oneok Partners LP (NYSE:OKS): The shares closed at $52.38, up $1, or 1.95%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $10.68 billion. About the company: ONEOK Partners, L.P., through a subsidiary limited partnership, owns a general partner interest in a master limited partnership. The partnership owns an interstate pipeline system that transports natural gas primarily in the upper Midwest and Mid Continent regions of the United States. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Crosstex Energy, L.P. (NASDAQ:XTEX): The shares closed at $16.10, up $0.26, or 1.64%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $815.57 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 >>
  • EnerNOC, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENOC): The shares closed at $9.56, up $0.14, or 1.49%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $256.07 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 >>

Losers (% price change)

  • Atmos Energy Corporation (NYSE:ATO): The shares closed at $32.52, down $1.62, or 4.75%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $2.94 billion. About the company: Atmos Energy Corporation distributes natural gas to utility customers in several states. The Company’s non-utility operations span various states and provide natural gas marketing and procurement services to large customers. Atmos Energy also manages company-owned natural gas storage and pipeline assets, including an intrastate natural gas pipeline in Texas. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Companhia Energetica (NYSE:CIG): The shares closed at $16.61, down $0.79, or 4.54%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $11.33 billion. About the company: Companhia Energetica de Minas Gerais- CEMIG generates, transmits, and distributes electricity in the Brazilian State of Minas Gerais. Cemig serves industrial, commercial, residential, and rural customers. The Company generates electricity primarily through hydroelectric plants. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • UGI Corporation (NYSE:UGI): The shares closed at $28.50, down $1.26, or 4.23%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $3.29 billion. About the company: UGI Corporation distributes and markets energy products and services. The Company is a domestic and international distributor of propane. UGI also distributes and markets natural gas and electricity, and sells related products and services in the Middle Atlantic region of the United States. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Ameren Corporation (NYSE:AEE): The shares closed at $32.47, down $1.23, or 3.65%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $7.87 billion. About the company: Ameren Corporation is a public utility holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, generates electricity, delivers electricity and distributes natural gas to customers in Missouri and Illinois. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • National Grid plc (NYSE:NGG): The shares closed at $47.52, down $1.74, or 3.53%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $33.83 billion. About the company: National Grid PLC owns, operates and develops electricity and gas networks. The Group’s electricity transmission and gas distribution networks are located throughout the United Kingdom and in the north-eastern section of the United States. They also own liquefied natural gas storage facilities in Britain and provide infrastructure services to the mobile telecom industry. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

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