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  1. From Barron’s, May 11, 2015 (Part 2)


    Sat, 9 May 2015

    16]; Kohl’s [ KSS ; pg 16]; utilities for yield and total-return [ SO, ED, DUK, AEP, D, PCG, NEE, EIX , ETF XLU ; pg 19]; Signature Group [ RELY ; significant loss carry-forward; plans to acquire businesses in aluminum recycling (done), food

  2. From Barron’s, March 9, 2015 (Part 2)


    Sat, 7 Mar 2015

    share count ] – February buybacks at $104.3 billion were at a monthly record. Rate hike concerns have hit the utilities XLU hard; stick with growth-utilities such as SRE . Pg 10-11 : AAPL launches 3 models of its Apple Watch on Monday. The ECB-QE

  3. From Barron’s, February 2, 2015 (Part 2)


    Sat, 31 Jan 2015

    hope you don’t hold its munis which are flying in general ]. For January 2015: SPY -3% , QQQ -2.1% , IWM -3.3% , XLU +2.3% , TLT +9.8% Pg 11: Laing – Concerns are growing about competitive devaluations or currency wars – like those

  4. Short utilities


    Tue, 27 Jan 2015

    Hi Folks, If I want to short utilities, is there an ETF I can buy? Opposite of the long utility play with XLU . Thanks!

  5. What to own, not own, when rates go up?


    Fri, 26 Dec 2014

    I really like VNQ, should I sell before rates go up? Will XLU be killed? What about IBB? Probably don't want bonds, or treasuries, like: EDV, TLT, or BOND? Any thoughts?

  6. Utilities XLU or VPU as a dividend play.


    Tue, 26 Aug 2014


  7. Sell Now Or Keep Dancing?


    Mon, 21 Jul 2014

    are down YTD. Second, we are seeing classic late cycle behavior within sectors, with the defensive Utilities (NYSEARCA: XLU ) sector outperforming while the cyclical Financials (NYSEARCA: VFH ) and Consumer Discretionary (NYSEARCA: VCR ) sectors

  8. norbertc, others


    Mon, 31 Mar 2014

    Thoughts on investing in XLU or UTG for the long term?

  9. Should I buy utility sector?


    Tue, 25 Mar 2014

    Utility is interest rate sensitive. It will get hurt in rising interest enviroment. Why is this sector performing so well recently? Is is because flight to safety? Should I buy XLU or UTG? I don't like UTF because of global exposure and ROC.

  10. How about those utilities


    Sat, 1 Feb 2014

    XLU held up well vs the January down turn.

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