Exelon Corp. (EXC)

45.02
NASDAQ : Utilities
Prev Close 44.63
Day Low/High 44.51 / 45.03
52 Wk Low/High 43.10 / 51.18
Avg Volume 6.00M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 972.11M
Market Cap 43.39B
EPS 2.10
P/E Ratio 18.83
Div & Yield 1.45 (3.22%)
Solar Scores a Big Win Over Nuclear

Solar Scores a Big Win Over Nuclear

Warren Buffett's investment affirms that solar is the clear winner on costs.

New Nukes in Florida a Win-Win

New Nukes in Florida a Win-Win

Uprating existing plants adds 500mw to energy grid. 

Three Forces Squeezing Energy Profits

Three Forces Squeezing Energy Profits

Energy efficiency will become a major competitor.

Solar Getting Its Time in the Sun

Solar Getting Its Time in the Sun

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

Elevated Shares Ahead of the Spinoff

Elevated Shares Ahead of the Spinoff

The pending Entergy-ITC deal presents some concerns, but for now the shares remain well-bid.

Power Markets Work to Clear Bottlenecks

Power Markets Work to Clear Bottlenecks

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

Entergy's Power Struggle

Entergy's Power Struggle

Its business faces many challenges, from wind farms to federal regulators.

The New Energy Landscape, Part 3

The New Energy Landscape, Part 3

Nat-gas price moves will have different effects on each of the three major power producers.

The New Energy Landscape, Part 2

The New Energy Landscape, Part 2

For investors, it should be clear there is no such thing as a national grid.

The New Energy Landscape, Part 1

The New Energy Landscape, Part 1

Where cash flow is king.

Energy Opportunities in the Looming Sequester

Energy Opportunities in the Looming Sequester

Let's give all domestic energy sources the same incentives.

Don't Fight a Losing Battle

Don't Fight a Losing Battle

The current is clearly running toward more energy-efficient technology.

How Utilities Are Coping With Disruption

How Utilities Are Coping With Disruption

In the face of energy substitution and efficiency, some are selling or retiring assets.

Exelon Hedges About the Future

Exelon Hedges About the Future

The utility's reliance on hedging to bolster results makes this a speculative investment at best.

Pardon Me, Can You Spare Some Gas?

Pardon Me, Can You Spare Some Gas?

There appear to be no pipeline options to supply New Englanders.

Headed for a Correction

Headed for a Correction

The Arms index is very overbought, and the volatility index shows complacency.

A Half-Baked Tax Credit

Congress is offering too little, too late for the wind-power industry.

Lessons Learned in 2012

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

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.

Exelon's Big Gamble

Exelon's Big Gamble

The company is taking a risk by staying in RTOs -- but that risk may yet pay off.

Trouble Lurks on Some Utilities' Balance Sheets

Trouble Lurks on Some Utilities' Balance Sheets

Plants that cannot produce power economically are liabilities, not assets.

Watch Dominion, but Wait

Watch Dominion, but Wait

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

Energy Consumption Had a Surprising Dip

Energy Consumption Had a Surprising Dip

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

Utilities' Power Prices Could Swing Wildly

Utilities' Power Prices Could Swing Wildly

In deregulated markets, speculating on pricing power is a gamble.

Exelon upgraded at Deutsche

Betting on Pike, Con Ed and Other Power Distributors

Betting on Pike, Con Ed and Other Power Distributors

Energy deliverers have a demanding consumer base and motivated regulators, often with little exposure to commodity prices.

Entergy Shareholders Could Get a Boost

Entergy Shareholders Could Get a Boost

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

Untamable, Overlapping Electric Power Markets

Do not oversimplify the independent power business. 

Exelon upgraded at UBS

Energy Projects Will Go Forward No Matter Who's Elected

Energy Projects Will Go Forward No Matter Who's Elected

Energy efficiency will become the prime tool for power grids to manage energy delivery.