4 Electric Utilities Stocks to Sell Now

The ratings of four Electric Utilities stocks are down this week, according to the Portfolio Grader database. Each of these rates a "D" ("sell") or "F" overall ("strong sell"). More 

Will Apple’s Weakness Hobble the Bull?

So far it hasn't. But if another big name -- such as Amazon -- breaks down, watch out because investors could quickly turn defensive. More 

5 Stocks to Start a College Grad’s Retirement

When it comes to retirement, the earlier you start, the better. But even if you don't have much, you can build a modest portfolio starting with these 5 stocks. More 

2 Utility Stocks Worth a Jolt

Utility companies are losing ground as dividend income tax treatment gets scrutiny after the election. It's a good time for investors to look at these players. More 

Retirees Shouldn’t Fear the Storm in Utilities

Sandy has hit Con Ed hard, and 2012 in general hasn't been kind to utilities. But those in panic mode are missing the sector's point in the long term. More 

Get Excited About Weakening Utilities

Utility stocks' more recent weak performance is signaling potential opportunities in more cyclical sectors through year's end. More 

16 Ultimate Dependable Dividend Payers

A Citigroup screen for creditworthy dividend-payers results in a fine list of dependable, high-yielding stocks. More