Top managers continue to focus on higher-quality dividend-paying stocks in a fully valued market.
StockInvestor editor Matt Coffina explains why ITC Holdings offers faster growth and less risk than almost any other regulated utility.
Interest rate fears have weighed on the sector's absolute performance, but utilities' fundamentals remain strong for the most part.
Moats are key to sound equity-investing strategies, and Morningstar's Matt Coffina details what to look for and how to leverage a stock's competitive advantages to your benefit.
Interest rate fears leave several high-quality dividend-paying utilities looking cheap.
Morningstar StockInvestor editor Matt Coffina discusses recent additions to the Wide Moat Focus Index.
It's all aboard for CSX, among others, in the index's quarterly rebalancing.
Finally, utilities with good growth and attractive yields are on sale.
Investors need to optimize total return with a good mix of dividend yield, growth, and quality, says Morningstar's Josh Peters.
A rising market leaves fewer opportunities, but stocks are still the place to be over the long run.