Exelon Corp. (EXC)

44.50
0.18 0.41
NASDAQ : Utilities
Prev Close 44.32
Open 44.40
Day Low/High 44.32 / 44.79
52 Wk Low/High 43.10 / 51.18
Volume 4.50M
Avg Volume 6.07M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 972.11M
Market Cap 42.79B
EPS 2.10
P/E Ratio 18.57
Div & Yield 1.45 (3.20%)
An Exelon Surprise

An Exelon Surprise

The energy company goes speculative.

Exelon downgraded at Jefferies

Still Some Standouts

Still Some Standouts

Some sectors -- albeit, boring ones -- are acting well.

The Magic of the Markets

The Magic of the Markets

Renewable energy actually lowers power prices.

Carbon-Free Competitors Nipping at Nuclear

But it's still the most cost effective thermal power source in the industry.

Hang On, Exelon

Hang On, Exelon

The nation is culling inefficient electricity generating capacity, but the company's long-term margins should improve.

The Case for More Drilling

The Case for More Drilling

It may not lead to lower gasoline prices but it will provide more jobs, add to state and local tax bases and help balance international trade. 

Solar Power's Straw Man

Solar Power's Straw Man

Power producers' peak profits are threatened more by programs that cut usage and pricing than by wind or solar.

Exelon Rages at the Wind

Exelon Rages at the Wind

But congested transmission lines are actually hurting this nuclear power company more than wind power plants.

Hang On to This Utility

Hang On to This Utility

Exelon's huge competitive advantages and generous payout makes it a boon for long-term holders.

The Nation's Grid Is Already Energy Independent

The Nation's Grid Is Already Energy Independent

Adding new power plants cannot materially help our nation reach energy independence.

Exelon target lowered at Jefferies

Exelon downgraded at UBS

Exelon downgraded at Citigroup

Market Expert On Overseas Slowdown & Stimulus

Market Expert On Overseas Slowdown & Stimulus

The American economy may be inching along but a slowdown overseas threatens the U.S. That's the worry of tonight's Market Monitor. He's Alan Lancz, Director of Research at LanczGlobal.com.

A Hidden Risk for Utilities

A Hidden Risk for Utilities

Unhappy customers often have recourse to an extreme measure: municipalization.

Smaller Nuke Operators Unite for Efficiency

Smaller Nuke Operators Unite for Efficiency

These seven energy providers aim to cut costs by pooling their knowledge and resources.

Exelon numbers lowered at Jefferies

Utilities Moving Back to Coal

Utilities Moving Back to Coal

As natural gas prices drift upward, power producers are returning to king coal.

Not All Utility Dividends Are Alike

Not All Utility Dividends Are Alike

Duke Energy shows us that even in this safe sector, stock-picking is essential.

Even Utility Stocks Have Risks

Even Utility Stocks Have Risks

The dividend-yield trade is getting crowded, P/Es are high, and regulators can be wild cards.

Duke Energy Deceives Its Investors

Duke Energy Deceives Its Investors

How Duke's board deals with its self-inflicted crisis will determine the company's future.

The Fallout From the Storm

The Fallout From the Storm

The damage from last Friday was more comprehensive than many understand.

Storm Whacks Mid-Atlantic Utilities

Storm Whacks Mid-Atlantic Utilities

Companies must fix systemwide damage first, frustrating customers.

Among Utilities, a Surprising Powerhouse

Among Utilities, a Surprising Powerhouse

Exelon stock has lagged behind its brethren, but a closer look reveals truly impressive strategic maneuvering.

Joining the 40-Plus Club

As a portfolio, this unique class of utilities is performing well.

Exelon target lowered at Jefferies

7 Energy Issues Candidates Don't Grasp

7 Energy Issues Candidates Don't Grasp

Few politicians understand the fundamental principles of energy production, delivery or consumption.

The Day Ahead: Building on the Rally

The Day Ahead: Building on the Rally

After struggling at earlier levels, NYSE and Nasdaq stocks were poised for further gains on Wednesday's upswing.