|Last Price$36.09||Day Change (%)-2.62%|
|Open Price$37.14||Day Change ($)-0.97|
|Day Range36.03–37.19||52-Week Range31.25–41.38|
As of Wed 07/30/2014 04:02 PM EST | USD
PSEG Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend
UPDATE: PetSmart gains on Jana stake; Lorillard rallies
Interest rate fears have weighed on the sector's absolute performance, but utilities' fundamentals remain strong for the most part.
Our top utility picks during periods of inflation, deflation, or stagflation.
Fast-approaching environmental regulation could reshape the utilities sector.
Although the economy needs to improve before the Fed raises key rates, some dividend payers might act as good hedges amid higher rates, while others have something to lose, says Morningstar's Josh Peters.
Final environmental regulations give utilities near-term certainty but no comfort.