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Author: Vineet Kulkarni
Vineet Kulkarni joined Market Realist in 2015. He covers utilities, MLPs, and the renewable energy space.
There's been a lot of talk about defensive stocks amid broader markets' volatility. Southern Company stock has rallied almost 40% year-to-date.
Yesterday, Pennsylvania joined other states in a lawsuit to block the $26.0 billion T-Mobile–Sprint merger. It is the 18th state trying the stop the deal.
Short-seller Citron Research noted that Generac Holdings could challenge solar microinverter makers Enphase Energy and SolarEdge's duopoly.
Among the top utilities, Southern Company's 4.2% dividend yield beats the peer average of 3%. However, PPL's yield is 5.6% and Dominion Energy yields 4.8%.
AT&T is focused on executing its strategy to create more value from WarnerMedia, the telecom giant stated in an investor update on September 11.
AT&T (T) stock closed in the green for the ninth consecutive day on Tuesday. Investors celebrated Elliott Management’s involvement in the company.