Utilities Down as Treasury Yields Rise -- Utilities Roundup

01/26/18 04:31 PM EST

Shares of power-plant operators ticked down as Treasury yields rose.

Investors have fled the utility sector in recent months because of concerns about the narrowing spread between utilities' dividend yields and the more secure yield on government bonds.

--Rob Curran, rob.curran@dowjones.com

 

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January 26, 2018 16:31 ET (21:31 GMT)

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