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Hottest Utilities Stocks Now – SBS CIG AWR EOC

SBS leads utilities stocks higher on Wednesday

Utilities stocks rose broadly on Wall Street today, with the sector seeing an overall increase of 0.4%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 0.9%, the Nasdaq was up 1.6% and the S&P 500 increased 0.9%.

Some of the biggest gainers among utilities stocks include:

  • Cia De Saneamento Basico Do Estado (SBS): SBS stock is up 3.3% today.
  • Comp En De Mn Cemig Ads (CIG): CIG stock is up 2.4% today.
  • American States Water Company (AWR): AWR stock is up 2.0% today.
  • Empresa Nacional De Electricidad S.A. (EOC): EOC stock is up 1.5% today.
  • TCP Pipelines (TCP): TCP stock is up 1.5% today.
  • American Electric Power Company (AEP): AEP stock is up 1.3% today.
  • California Water Service Group Holding (CWT): CWT stock is up 1.1% today.
  • Pacific Gas & Electric Co. (PCG): PCG stock is up 1.1% today.
  • Uil Holdings Corp (UIL): UIL stock is up 1.0% today.
  • Enersis S A (ENI): ENI stock is up 1.0% today.

Some of the biggest losers among utilities stocks include:

  • National Fuel Gas Company (NFG): NFG stock is down 0.6% today.
  • NiSource Inc (NI): NI stock is down 0.4% today.
  • Nextera Energy (NEE): NEE stock is down 0.2% today.
  • South Jersey Industries (SJI): SJI stock is down 0.2% today.
  • Centerpoint Energy Inc (CNP): CNP stock is down 0.1% today.

For more information on the best stocks to buy right now, check out the latest commentary on InvestorPlace.com.

And for more on the hot stocks moving most on Wall Street right now, check out our archive of daily market movers by sector here.

Editor’s Note: Returns for the fastest-moving stocks listed here are based on share prices 20 minutes prior to publication of this story.

Article printed from InvestorPlace Media, https://investorplace.com/2015/05/hottest-utilities-stocks-now-sbs-cig-awr-eoc-sbs-cig-awr/.

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