Over the past several years, Dominion's exposure to the oil and gas MLP industry has helped fuel its above-average dividend growth.
Southern Company and Consolidated Edison are among the most highly regarded dividend payers in the utility sector.
Now may in fact be the time to consider more defensive areas such as utilities.
Buying when this indicator is over 90 is not a good idea.
This recession-resistant sector offers attractive growth and income.
Investors looking for yield and price appreciation could go long AEP stock.
Given recent volatility in the stock market, a rock-solid dividend becomes that much more valuable for income investors.
Given the industry specificity of operating ratios, a quick run through of the task ahead for new UNP COO Jim Vena is in line.
UNP stock is speeding up the track on Tuesday.
American States Water could trade sideways for a few weeks but the longer term trend remains up.