By targeting 'tall poppies,' the regulator may be simply shifting the problem.
When companies try to combine disparate operations, investors' risk rises dramatically.

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The stock looks ready for a decline -- which would lead it straight into my buying zone.
The utilities sector is a good place to hide right now, and Exelon looks particularly promising.
This fund in particular has caught my eye.
Northeast recently broke out of a triangle pattern.
Southern Company's boldness has left it with no peers.
They trade at high multiples, with no consideration of an economic slowdown.
Customers are demanding more reliability and consuming less power.
This group has a plan to deliver natural gas from the Marcellus to the Northeast.

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