Duke Energy Corp. (DUK)

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NYSE : Utilities
Prev Close 87.20
Open 87.31
Day Low/High 86.87 / 87.60
52 Wk Low/High 71.96 / 91.67
Volume 940.71K
Avg Volume 3.53M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 728.05M
Market Cap 62.79B
EPS 3.80
P/E Ratio 21.09
Div & Yield 3.71 (4.23%)

Still Not the Time to Buy Utility Stocks

They need to reduce their excess pricing and popularity.

Solar Stocks More Sizzle Than Pork

The fundamentals are weak and their growth appears unsustainable.

Solyndra Fiasco Marks Nuclear Bullseye

Some see government guarantees as an unfair mechanism for policymakers.

Nuclear Dominoes Are Falling

Declining market prices are pushing some nuclear plants toward early retirement.

Berkshire's Energy Edge

Its utilities division doesn't pay dividends, so it can reinvest its earnings.

Duke Cancels $13B Nuclear Reactors Project

Declining demand and lower-cost alternatives nullify its North Carolina project.

About Southern's 40%-Built Nukes

Two new plants are less than 20% built.

New Nukes in Florida a Win-Win

Uprating existing plants adds 500mw to energy grid. 

Three Forces Squeezing Energy Profits

Energy efficiency will become a major competitor.

Solar Getting Its Time in the Sun

Power-plant owners, not the panel makers, are in the prime spot.

Duke Energy downgraded at Argus

Duke Energy downgraded at Goldman

Power Markets Work to Clear Bottlenecks

Here's how power markets cope with the lack of transmission lines.

Pull the Plug on Utilities

Pull the Plug on Utilities

Too much risk, not enough reward.

Duke Energy downgraded at Deutsche

DUK Analyst Mtg.

Duke's Credibility Gap

Having lost the confidence of regulators and the public it serves, the utility's future is uncertain.

Building a Better Battery

A new technology to displace old power plants.

Duke Energy upgraded at UBS

Lessons Learned in 2012

How understanding three unexpected  events in the energy sector experienced in 2012 can make you a better investor in 2013.

Mid-Market Generators Are Gambling on Coal

Solar and nuclear powered cost leaders will win when mid-market participants, mostly using coal and cheap natural gas, are gone.

Duke Energy upgraded at Deutsche

Watch Dominion, but Wait

It's one of the premier utilities, but its price is a bit rich right now.

National Energy Policy in 50 Pieces

If you think Washington can develop a cohesive energy policy, forget it.

Energy Consumption Had a Surprising Dip

Summer usage was down from 2011 levels, and this could ding utilities' quarters.

A Gruesome Chapter Closes at Duke

With a new management team arriving, the company can begin to repair its credibility.

ConEd May Find Sandy's Silver Lining

The utility, its customers and shareholders could benefit greatly from changes wrought by the storm's destruction.

Two More Ports in the Fiscal Cliff Storm

A pair of electric utilities are selling at attractive entry points.

Entergy Shareholders Could Get a Boost

After the company's deal with ITC, shareholders would receive an additional stream of dividends.

An Exelon Surprise

The energy company goes speculative.