5 Electric Utilities Stocks to Buy Now

This week, 5 Electric Utilities stocks are improving their overall rating on Portfolio Grader. Each of these rates an “A” (“strong buy”) or “B” overall (“buy”).

El Paso Electric Company (EE) earns a A this week, jumping up from last week’s grade of B. El Paso Electric Company is a public utility engaged in the generation, transmission and distribution of electricity in an area of approximately 10,000 square miles in west Texas and southern New Mexico. The company also gets A’s in earnings surprise. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of EE stock.

The rating of Hawaiian Electric Industries, Inc. (HE) moves up this week, rising from a C to a B. Hawaiian Electric Industries, Inc. is a diversified holding company that delivers a variety of services to the people of Hawaii. The company also gets A’s in operating margin growth. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of HE stock.

Pampa Energia SA Sponsored ADR (PAM) improves from a B to a A rating this week. Pampa Energia SA Sponsored ADR is a fully integrated electricity company in Argentina. The company also gets A’s in sales growth and earnings revisions. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of PAM 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.

This week, Companhia Paranaense de Energia Sponsored ADR Pfd Class B (ELP) pushes up from a C to a B rating. Companhia Paranaense de Energia Sponsored ADR Pfd Class B is engaged in the generation, transmission, distribution and sale of electricity in the Brazilian State of Parana. The company also gets A’s in earnings surprise, earnings momentum, and free cash flow. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of ELP 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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