Duke Energy Corporation (DUK)

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Shares Outstanding 734.85B
Market Cap 61.37B
P/E Ratio 16.47
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Utilities Regroup to Cope With Nuclear's Costs

Utilities Regroup to Cope With Nuclear's Costs

As Entergy shutters a plant, Southern overhauls financial terms for a Georgia facility.

Up in Smoke?

Predictions for a resurgence in coal demand may not catch fire.

The Government Should Practice What it Preaches

The federally owned TVA mostly ignores federally promoted policy.

Utilities Hasten the Shift to Natural Gas

Utilities Hasten the Shift to Natural Gas

Coal's exit is  driven by economics.

Duke Energy upgraded at Citi

Nuke Owners Are Playing Chicken

Nuke Owners Are Playing Chicken

They're gambling that other plants will exit so prices will rise.

American Electric Power Needs Some Ideas

American Electric Power Needs Some Ideas

The company's uncompetitive power plants are a dead weight.

A Solar-Power Reawakening

A Solar-Power Reawakening

Some of the nuts and bolts as solar gets a fresh look in the U.S.

Contemplating King Coal

Contemplating King Coal

This industry may well be in for a robust recovery.

Another Nuclear Plant Bites the Dust

Another Nuclear Plant Bites the Dust

SONGS sinking fund sunk, Arizona nuke to benefit.

Don't Give Up on Higher-Dividend Stocks

Don't Give Up on Higher-Dividend Stocks

You can use this pullback to obtain a healthy yield.

Still Not the Time to Buy Utility Stocks

Still Not the Time to Buy Utility Stocks

They need to reduce their excess pricing and popularity.

Solar Stocks More Sizzle Than Pork

Solar Stocks More Sizzle Than Pork

The fundamentals are weak and their growth appears unsustainable.

Solyndra Fiasco Marks Nuclear Bullseye

Solyndra Fiasco Marks Nuclear Bullseye

Some see government guarantees as an unfair mechanism for policymakers.

Nuclear Dominoes Are Falling

Nuclear Dominoes Are Falling

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

Berkshire's Energy Edge

Berkshire's Energy Edge

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

Duke Cancels $13B Nuclear Reactors Project

Duke Cancels $13B Nuclear Reactors Project

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

About Southern's 40%-Built Nukes

About Southern's 40%-Built Nukes

Two new plants are less than 20% built.

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.

Duke Energy downgraded at Argus

Duke Energy downgraded at Goldman

Power Markets Work to Clear Bottlenecks

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

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

Building a Better Battery

A new technology to displace old power plants.

Duke Energy upgraded at UBS