6 Electric Utilities Stocks to Buy Now

This week, 6 Electric Utilities stocks are improving their overall ratings on Portfolio Grader. Each of these stocks is rated an “A” (“strong buy”) or “B” overall (“buy”).

Duke Energy Corporation (DUK) earns a A this week, jumping up from last week’s grade of B. Duke Energy Corporation provides electric power, gas, and other energy services in North and South America. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of DUK stock.

Avangrid, Inc. (AGR) gets a higher grade this week, advancing from a B last week to a A. The company also gets A’s in sales growth, earnings growth, and earnings revisions. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of AGR stock.

Exelon Corporation (EXC) boosts its rating from a C to a B this week. Exelon Corporation is a utility services holding company. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of EXC stock.

Otter Tail Corporation’s (OTTR) ratings are looking better this week, moving up to a A from last week’s B. Otter Tail Corporation provides electricity and energy services to customers in Minnesota, North Dakota, and South Dakota. The company also gets A’s in earnings surprise. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of OTTR stock.

Edenor SA Sponsored ADR Class B (EDN) shows solid improvement this week. The company’s rating rises from a C to a B. Edenor SA Sponsored ADR Class B distributes and sells electricity in the north-eastern region of greater Buenos Aires. The company also gets A’s in sales growth. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of EDN stock.

CPFL Energia S.A. Sponsored ADR (CPL) improves from a C to a B rating this week. CPFL Energia S.A. Sponsored ADR distributes, generates and commercializes electricity in Brazil. The company also gets A’s in earnings growth, earnings surprise, and free cash flow. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CPL stock.

Louis Navellier’s proprietary Portfolio Grader stock ranking system assesses roughly 5,000 companies every week based on a number of fundamental and quantitative measures. Stocks are given a letter grade based on their results — with A being “strong buy,” and F being “strong sell.” Explore the tool here.


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