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Utilities on watch list?
#1
I've been looking to add to my existing positions of SO, D, and possibly DUK and wanted to know what your thoughts are on PCG, PPL, and EIX.  

DUK:  $82: Down 7% in last month and 4.32% yield
SO: $46.71: Down 7%+ in last month and just below 5% yield.
D: $76.83: Down 8% in last month and yield over 4% now.


Below are utilities that have gotten crushed and not sure if worth looking into:
PCG: - 33% in last month - California wildfire liabilities and dividend suspension.  
PPL: -15% in last month
EIX: -22% in last month


Are you guys adding to utilities at this time?
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#2
Hey Ryan, I would personally stay away from PCG, PPL and EIX. Too many lawsuits, more bad news on the way and most likely more dividend cuts to come.

I would buy best in breed. NEE, AEP and D. In that order. These are utilities that even give you some growth as well as a nice dividend.

SO Is a decent buy here as well now that its at a 5% yield.

And I added to NEE and AEP this week. D I'm still waiting on to see where it goes. All the gains I had in the stock are only up 8%. I was up 22% at one time lol
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#3
PCG would be a pure growth investment as of now. Theconservativeincomeinvestor.com had a good article on them recently. Like Tim, I think that it got punished too bad for the dividend suspension. As long as you're OK with no dividend for a year or so, it should be a good investment 5-10 years down the road. Though I wouldn't put a lot of money into it. 1/4 position would be as large as I would go with them, and possibly not that large.
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#4
$WEC all day

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#5
My spreadsheet is a bit outdated, but here is my list of names for the utility sector if you are interested.

I own D, WEC, NEE, and XEL.
My Blog: DGIfortheDIY.com
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