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Highest Dividend Growth: Comparing NEE, EIX, and AWK

Vincent Kruger
Highest Dividend Growth: Comparing NEE, EIX, and AWK

In this series, we’re comparing utility stocks NextEra Energy (NEE), Edison International (EIX), and American Water Works (AWK), the three utilities that have reported the highest dividend growth over the last five years. Among these utilities, NextEra Energy stock has outperformed its peers this year. NextEra Energy has returned 18% (including dividends) in the last year, while in the last five years, it’s returned 18% compounded annually.