NEW YORK, January 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --
On Tuesday, benchmark US indices were in bullish colors as the NASDAQ Composite closed the trading session up 0.86%; the Dow Jones Industrial Average edged 0.57% higher; and the S&P 500 was up 0.66%. US markets made broad based gains with eight out of nine sectors finishing the day in green. Pre-market today, Stock-Callers.com reviews these four Electric Utilities stocks: The AES Corporation (NYSE: AES), The Southern Company (NYSE: SO), PPL Corporation (NYSE: PPL), and Companhia Energetica de Minas Gerais S.A. (NYSE: CIG). Learn more about these stocks by accessing their free research reports at:
On Tuesday, shares in Arlington, Virginia headquartered The AES Corp. recorded a trading volume of 7.54 million shares, which was higher than their three months average volume of 5.28 million shares. The stock ended the day 1.34% lower at $11.37. Shares of the Company, which owns and/or operates power plants to generate and sell power to customers, such as utilities, industrial users, and other intermediaries, are trading at a PE ratio of 60.80. AES Corp.'s stock has surged 35.41% in the past one year. The Company is trading below its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 2.24% and 2.80%, respectively. Furthermore, AES Corp.'s shares have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 45.10.
On January 04th, 2017, research firm RBC Capital Markets downgraded the Company's stock rating from 'Outperform' to 'Sector Perform' while revising its previous target price from $13 a share to $12 a share. Free research report on AES is available at:
On Tuesday, shares in Atlanta, Georgia headquartered The Southern Co. ended the session 0.53% lower at $48.57 with a total volume of 5.51 million shares traded. Southern Co.'s shares have advanced 7.16% in the past one year. Shares of the Company are trading at a PE ratio of 18.51. The stock is trading 0.50% above its 50-day moving average. Moreover, shares of the Company, which together with its subsidiaries, engages in the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity through coal, nuclear, oil and gas, and hydro resources in the states of Alabama, Georgia, Florida, and Mississippi, have an RSI of 46.51. The complimentary research report on SO can be downloaded at:
Allentown, Pennsylvania headquartered PPL Corp.'s stock finished Tuesday's session 0.73% higher at $34.61 with a total volume of 2.80 million shares traded. Over the last one month and the previous three months, PPL Corp.'s shares have advanced 0.52% and 5.08%, respectively. Furthermore, the stock has gained 6.99% in the past one year. The Company's shares are trading above its 50-day moving average by 2.75%. Shares of PPL, which delivers electricity and natural gas in the US and the UK, are trading at a PE ratio of 12.75. The stock has an RSI of 57.36.
On January 17th, 2017, research firm Goldman downgraded the Company's stock rating from 'Neutral' to 'Sell'. Visit us today and access our complete research report on PPL at:
Companhia Energetica de Minas Gerais
Belo Horizonte, Brazil headquartered Companhia Energetica de Minas Gerais S.A.'s stock fell 1.06%, to close the day at $2.80. The stock recorded a trading volume of 5.08 million shares, which was above its three months average volume of 4.23 million shares. Companhia Energetica de Minas Gerais' shares have surged 37.53% in the last one month, 7.19% in the previous three months, and 181.42% in the past one year. The Company's shares are trading 23.19% and 24.11% above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages, respectively. Shares of the Company, which through its subsidiaries, engages in the generation, transmission, distribution, and trading of electric energy in Brazil, are trading at a PE ratio of 12.17. Additionally, the stock has an RSI of 70.60. Get free access to your research report on CIG at:
Stock Callers (SC) produces regular sponsored and non-sponsored reports, articles, stock market blogs, and popular investment newsletters covering equities listed on NYSE and NASDAQ and micro-cap stocks. SC has two distinct and independent departments. One department produces non-sponsored analyst certified content generally in the form of press releases, articles and reports covering equities listed on NYSE and NASDAQ and the other produces sponsored content (in most cases not reviewed by a registered analyst), which typically consists of compensated investment newsletters, articles and reports covering listed stocks and micro-caps. Such sponsored content is outside the scope of procedures detailed below.
SC has not been compensated; directly or indirectly; for producing or publishing this document.
PRESS RELEASE PROCEDURES:
The non-sponsored content contained herein has been prepared by a writer (the "Author") and is fact checked and reviewed by a third party research service company (the "Reviewer") represented by a credentialed financial analyst [for further information on analyst credentials, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Rohit Tuli, a CFA® charterholder (the "Sponsor"), provides necessary guidance in preparing the document templates. The Reviewer has reviewed and revised the content, as necessary, based on publicly available information which is believed to be reliable. Content is researched, written and reviewed on a reasonable-effort basis. The Reviewer has not performed any independent investigations or forensic audits to validate the information herein. The Reviewer has only independently reviewed the information provided by the Author according to the procedures outlined by SC. SC is not entitled to veto or interfere in the application of such procedures by the third-party research service company to the articles, documents or reports, as the case may be. Unless otherwise noted, any content outside of this document has no association with the Author or the Reviewer in any way.
SC, the Author, and the Reviewer are not responsible for any error which may be occasioned at the time of printing of this document or any error, mistake or shortcoming. No liability is accepted whatsoever for any direct, indirect or consequential loss arising from the use of this document. SC, the Author, and the Reviewer expressly disclaim any fiduciary responsibility or liability for any consequences, financial or otherwise arising from any reliance placed on the information in this document. Additionally, SC, the Author, and the Reviewer do not (1) guarantee the accuracy, timeliness, completeness or correct sequencing of the information, or (2) warrant any results from use of the information. The included information is subject to change without notice.
NOT AN OFFERING
This document is not intended as an offering, recommendation, or a solicitation of an offer to buy or sell the securities mentioned or discussed, and is to be used for informational purposes only. Please read all associated disclosures and disclaimers in full before investing. Neither SC nor any party affiliated with us is a registered investment adviser or broker-dealer with any agency or in any jurisdiction whatsoever. To download our report(s), read our disclosures, or for more information, visit
For any questions, inquiries, or comments reach out to us directly. If you're a company we are covering and wish to no longer feature on our coverage list contact us via email and/or phone between 09:30 EDT to 16:00 EDT from Monday to Friday at:
Phone number: +44 330 808 3765
Office Address: Clyde Offices, Second Floor, 48 West George Street, Glasgow, U.K. -G2 1BP
CFA® and Chartered Financial Analyst® are registered trademarks owned by CFA Institute.
SOURCE Chelmsford Park SA