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Do You Own Analysts’ Favorite Utility Stocks?

Vincent Kruger
Do You Own Analysts’ Favorite Utility Stocks?

Utilities witnessed an even harsher fall amid broader markets’ sell-off. However, utilities outperformed the S&P 500 in 2018. Their stable stock price movements and higher dividend yields stood out amid market volatility, particularly in the last two months. Including dividends, utilities at large returned more than 1%, while broader markets returned -11% in 2018.