|Bid||0.00 x 0|
|Ask||0.00 x 0|
|Day's Range||75.03 - 76.92|
|52 Week Range||72.93 - 91.80|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||17.24|
|Earnings Date||May 7, 2018 - May 11, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||3.56 (4.67%)|
|1y Target Est||82.07|
Dominion Energy appears to be a better utility investment compared with Duke Energy going into the first quarter 2018 earnings.
Duke Energy has argued for an 11.6% general rate hike while opponents say regulators should actually cut rates by as much a 2.2%.
Dominion Energy (D) stock has been on a notable downtrend in the last few months. Dominion Energy is currently trading at a dividend yield of 4.9%, which is higher than its five-year average. It has been paying quarterly cash dividends for the last 90 years.
Duke Energy Corp.'s board showed last year it really wants to keep CEO Lynn Good on the job, boosting the severance package she could get if forced out the door and raising her reported compensation to ...
A shareholder proposal demanding that Duke Energy Corp. disclose political spending once promoted by liberal activists has been taken up by a conservative think tank.
Duke Energy (DUK), the second-largest utility by market capitalization, has paid a cash dividend for 91 consecutive years. During this period, Duke Energy managed to increase its per-share dividends by 2.9% compounded annually. According to the Wall Street analyst consensus, Duke Energy (DUK) has a mean price target of $82.10, which implies an estimated upside of approximately 6% for the next 12 months.
On March 21, 2018, the Fed, under the chairmanship of Jerome Powell, delivered its first 2018 rate hike of a quarter of a point. Utilities, which are generally perceived as rate-sensitive, continue to be the yield leaders in the broader markets. The Utilities Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLU), which tracks the S&P 500 Utilities Index, is currently trading at a dividend yield of 4.3%, while the broader markets are currently yielding 1.8%.
Duke Energy expects to become less reliant on coal and for natural gas to become the largest portion of its energy-generation mix.
Duke Energy Corp. said Thursday it is planning to invest $11 billion through 2026 in new natural-gas fired, wind and solar generation, as part of a broader plan to adapt to a low-carbon future. The company ...
Duke Energy tells shareholders in a new report that its carbon reduction plans through 2030 are on the path for mitigating climate change laid out in the Paris Accords.
CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Duke Energy today outlined steps it is taking to provide safe, reliable, affordable and increasingly clean energy to its customers while embracing the transformation underway in the utility industry. The report details the company's strategy and ongoing efforts to mitigate risks from climate change, reduce emissions, navigate policy uncertainty and plan future investments to deliver value for customers and investors. "Duke Energy is building a smarter, cleaner energy future for our customers and communities by investing in new technologies to modernize and diversify our system," said Lynn Good, Duke Energy's chairman, president and CEO.
Duke Energy Corp (NYSE:DUK) is one of the biggest electric utilities on the East Coast. It operates in three divisions — Electric Utilities, Gas Utilities and Commercial Renewables, and all its complementary infrastruction and support services are in each designated division. Its Electric Utilities is its biggest segment, producing, distributing and selling electricity across the Carolinas, Florida and the Midwest. Gas Utilities has 1.5 million customers in North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and parts of Ohio and Kentucky.
These giant U.S. utilities have fallen out of favor, presenting a buying opportunity for income investors. This is why Dominion is the better choice.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. , March 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On Friday, March 16, 2018 , Piedmont Natural Gas filed a request with the North Carolina Utilities Commission for a decrease in customer billing rates that ...
CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Duke Energy is committing $500,000 to help fund an American Lung Association program targeting high-emitting wood stoves in North Carolina – replacing them with cleaner, more efficient models. "Over the past decade, Duke Energy has steadily improved air emissions from its power generation fleet, and we continue to focus on improving air quality in other ways in North Carolina," said David Fountain, Duke Energy's North Carolina president.