What could take utility stocks down a peg? At the end of the day, a rotation out of dividend-paying stocks could pose the biggest risk. These realities mean that active investors should stay disciplined and be nimble; volatility creates pain—and opportunities.
Regulated utilities generate steady cash flow throughout the business cycle and offer above-average yields. Our favorites can leverage their low costs of capital to expand into ancillary markets, including solar power and natural-gas distribution and transportation.
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