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SO and PPL: How These Top-Yielding Utilities Stack Up

Vincent Kruger
SO and PPL: How These Top-Yielding Utilities Stack Up

US utility stocks recently saw fresh weakness brewing as Treasury yields touched new highs. However, trade war anxieties in the broader markets could make utilities attractive again. Investors turn to relatively safe utilities given their superior yields during times of uncertainty. Let’s take a look at top-yielding utility stocks Southern Company (SO) and PPL Corporation (PPL).