Piedmont Natural Gas Co
Why Did H.B. Fuller’s Construction Products Revenue Fall?
H.B. Fuller’s (FUL) Construction Products segment reported revenue of $64.4 million in 3Q16, which is 12.6% of the company’s total revenue.
Richard Bernstein Sees an Improvement in Emerging Markets
Though Richard Bernstein Advisors doesn’t find emerging markets wildly attractive at the moment, it does find them better than Japan.
How’s Duke Energy Placed for Its 2Q16 Earnings?
Duke Energy forecasts its earnings to grow annually by 4%–6% in the long term. It has given an earnings guidance range of $4.50–$4.70 per share for 2016.
How Does Take-Two Interactive Software View Fiscal 2017?
US-based Take-Two Interactive Software (TTWO) expects non-GAAP revenues in the range of $225 million–$260 million in fiscal 1Q17.
Duke Energy Seems Attractive despite Ordinary Price Targets
Of the 23 analysts tracking Duke Energy, five analysts have given it a “buy” recommendation, and 18 analysts have given it a “hold” recommendation.
Weather, Kemper Plant Turn a Thorn for Southern Company in 1Q16
Higher temperatures during 1Q16 marred Southern Company’s (SO) top line, which was partially offset by lower operating and maintenance expenses.
Natural Gas Continued Its Dominance over Coal in December 2015
Cheap natural gas has outperformed coal, pushing coal’s share in power generation down to 27.6% in December 2015, compared to natural gas’s ~34% share.
Duke Energy’s International Operations and 4Q15 Earnings
Analysts expect Duke Energy to earn $0.90 per share in 4Q15 compared to $0.86 per share in 4Q14. Management narrowed 2015 guidance to $4.55–$4.65 per share.
Half of US States Say Obama’s Clean Power Plan Poses Overbearing Rules
Utilities that use high amounts of coal have gotten a momentary breather, as now they have a little more time to adhere to the Clean Power Plan’s targets.
Fortis’s ITC Holdings Acquisition: Could It Have Been Overpriced?
Shares of Fortis corrected by nearly 10% on February 9, 2016, reacting to analysts’ comments of its ITC Holdings acquisition being overpriced.
Utilities Get Off to a Good Start this Year, Gained in January
After a lackluster performance in 2015, utilities have started off better this year. Conservative investors have turned back to safe-haven utilities after considering the volatility in global markets.
Momentum Oscillators Suggest a Bearish Trend for SCANA
Shares of SCANA have been consistently trading near the RSI (Relative Strength Index) of 60. RSI peaked to 73 in August 2015, indicating an overbought zone.
How Does Piedmont Natural Gas Compare to Its Peers?
Piedmont Natural Gas and its peers We’ve looked at Piedmont Natural Gas (PNY) fiscal 4Q15 results. Now let’s compare Piedmont with its peers as of December 23, 2015: First, let’s compare PE (price-to-earnings) ratios: Piedmont Natural Gas (PNY)— 31.6x Duke Energy (DUK) — 20.8x Dominion Resources (D) — 22.5x SCANA (SCG) — 11.6x NiSource (NI) […]
Piedmont Natural Gas’s Income Fell in Fiscal 4Q15 and Fiscal 2015
After Piedmont Natural Gas’s (PNY) fiscal 4Q15 earnings report, PNY fell by 0.52% to close at $56.92 per share in yesterday’s trade.
Understanding Dominion Resources’ Corporate Structure
Dominion Resources engages in all stages of the energy value chain, including power generation, transmission, and distribution.
Why Does Duke Energy Concentrate on Regulated Operations?
Duke Energy carries out its operations in three business segments. The segments are regulated utilities, international energy, and commercial power.
Pep Boys and Piedmont Natural Gas Register Outstanding Gains
Bridgestone Corporation stated that it wants to acquire Pep Boys to expand its operation and retail operations in the United States.
Must-know: The natural gas vehicle phenomenon
According to the U.S. Department of Energy’s (or DOE) Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE), there are ~112,000 cars in the U.S. that are powered by natural gas, or more specifically, CNG.