By DoctoRx : Background : Johnson & Johnson ( JNJ ) may be the bluest of all U.S. blue chip stocks now. The other three companies with AAA ratings by Standard & Poor's are Exxon Mobil ( XOM ), which is the contender for #1 but operates in a commodity business; ADP ( ADP ) and Microsoft ( MSFT ). ...
By Eric Parnell : Stocks endured another round of eventful trading this week. After reaching new all-time highs to start off the new quarter, stocks entered into a suddenly sharp descent last Friday, and have been moving lower in fits and starts over the several days since. And by the close of ...
hard again is the biotech sector ( IBB -3.4% ), and money is flowing into consumer stapes ( XLP +0.3% ) and utilities ( XLU +0.4% ). Biotech ETFs: IBB , XBI , BIB , BBH , FBT , PBE , BIS Nasdaq ETFs: QQQ , PSQ , TQQQ , QID , SQQQ , QLD , QQEW
SPDR ( XLP +0.3% ). Also in the green are the utilities ( XLU +0.9% ). Small-cap ETFs: IWM , TZA , TNA , UWM , VB ..... ETFs: XLP , VDC , FXG , RHS , FSTA , PSL , PSCC Utility ETFs: XLU , IDU , VPU , NLR , GRID , JXI , NUCL , DBU , IPU , RYU , UPW
markets for one. Another area of green is the utility sector ( XLU +0.9% ). Healthcare ( XLV -0.8% ) would usually get ..... of green in basic materials ( XLB -0.7% ). Utility ETFs: XLU , IDU , VPU , NLR , GRID , JXI , NUCL , DBU , IPU , RYU , UPW
Thoughts on investing in XLU or UTG for the long term?
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.
Utilities Select Sector SPDR ETF ( XLU ) announces quarterly distribution of $0.335. 30-day SEC yield of 3.68% (as of 03/19/2014). For shareholders of record Mar 25; Payable Mar 31; Ex-div date Mar 21. Post your comment!
PT lifted to $35 from $23. The move comes as many on the sell side maintain their Sell ratings on the name. XLU +1.3% ETFs: XLU , IDU , VPU , NLR , GRID , JXI , NUCL , DBU , IPU , UPW , RYU , PUI , FXU , FUTY , SDP , PSCU , AXUT , UTLT Post
Electric Reliability Corp shows. Over 2,000 participants from the U.S., Canada and Mexico were involved in the exercise. ETFs: XLU , IDU , VPU , NLR , GRID , NUCL , RYU , PUI , UPW , FXU , SDP , FUTY , AMPS , PSCU , UTLT Post your comment!