Dominion Resources (D) expects a rise of 4.5% over the next year. According to analysts’ estimates, it has a mean estimated price of $79.20 compared to its current market price of $75.79.
Of the 21 analysts tracking Dominion Resources on January 20, 2017, four recommended it as a “strong buy,” while three recommended it as a “buy.” The other 14 analysts recommend Dominion as a “hold.” No analysts offered “sell” recommendations on the stock.
NextEra Energy (NEE) is looking at an estimated rise of 14% through next year—one of the highest rises among the S&P 500 utilities stocks. According to analysts’ estimates, NEE has a mean price $136.67, compared to its current market price of $120.00.
Duke Energy (DUK) has an estimated rise of just 3% over the next year, with a mean price $79.65, compared to its current market price of $77.50.
To learn more about how utilities are positioned in 2017, read Hawkish Fed or Helpful Weather: What Will Drive Utilities in 2017?