Utilities Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Nov 15th

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • Clean Energy Fuels Corp. (NASDAQ:CLNE): The shares closed at $13.50, up $1.77, or 15.09%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $950.34 million. About the company: Clean Energy Fuels Corporation designs, builds, finances and operates natural gas filling stations for vehicle fleets. The Company also helps its customers acquire and finance natural gas vehicles and obtain local, state, and federal clean air rebates and incentives. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Huaneng Power Intl., Inc (NYSE:HNP): The shares closed at $21.25, up $0.88, or 4.32%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $7.47 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 >>
  • Crosstex Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:XTXI): The shares closed at $12.61, up $0.4, or 3.28%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $595.03 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 >>
  • The Empire District (NYSE:EDE): The shares closed at $20.49, up $0.57, or 2.86%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $859.55 million. About the company: The Empire District Electric Company generates, purchases, transmits, distributes, and sells electricity. The Company supplies electricity to parts of Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma, and Arkansas. Empire also provides water service to several towns in Missouri. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Otter Tail Corporation (NASDAQ:OTTR): The shares closed at $20.61, up $0.52, or 2.59%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $743.24 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 >>

Losers (% price change)

  • Veolia Environnement (ADR (NYSE:VE): The shares closed at $11.75, down $0.43, or 3.53%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $5.94 billion. About the company: Veolia Environnement operates utility and public transportation businesses. The Company supplies drinking water, provides waste management services, manages and maintains heating and air conditioning systems, and operates rail and road passenger transportation systems. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Crosstex Energy, L.P. (NASDAQ:XTEX): The shares closed at $15.96, down $0.44, or 2.68%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $808.48 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 >>
  • Suntech Power Hldgs. Co (NYSE:STP): The shares closed at $2.64, down $0.07, or 2.58%, 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 >>
  • EDENOR S.A. (NYSE:EDN): The shares closed at $7.10, down $0.14, or 1.93%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $318.45 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 >>
  • TransAlta Corp. (NYSE:TAC): The shares closed at $20.88, down $0.31, or 1.46%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $4.65 billion. About the company: TransAlta Corporation is a non-regulated electric generation and marketing company with its growth focused in developing coal and gas-fired generation. The Company is currently focused on Australia, Canada, the United States, and Mexico. 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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