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Exelon Corporation (EXC - Free Report) announced that its subsidiary Commonwealth Edison Company (ComEd) has received necessary approval from The Illinois Commerce Commission (“ICC”) to pass on the tax savings resulting from the implementation of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA). The new act became effective Jan 1, 2018 and has lowered the corporate tax rate from 35% to 21%. This led to reduction in the amount of federal income tax ComEd will pay to the government. (4-0)
Stocks discussed on the Lightning Round segment of Jim Cramer's Mad Money Program, Wednesday, January 17. (70-1)
Utilities have corrected more than 10% since December 18, 2017. They’re expected to benefit the least from lower taxes compared to other sectors. In the same period, the SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPX-INDEX) (SPY) has continued its uphill climb, rising more than 4%.
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Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (8-0)
Value investing is easily one of the most popular ways to find great stocks in any market environment. After all, who wouldn’t want to find stocks that are either flying under the radar and are compelling buys, or offer up tantalizing discounts when compared to fair value? One way to find these companies is by looking at several key metrics and financial ratios, many of which are crucial in the value stock selection process.
The impact of the Republican tax cut program on corporate balance sheets will be short-term and singular but likely not along the lines government policy makers are expecting. (108-0)
Lightbridge is a small-cap company developing a novel nuclear fuel that can change the economics of the nuclear fuel industry. (75-3)
As incredible as it may seem, we are into 2018, and the holidays are finally over. With last year showing little volatility, the S&P 500 finished up a massive 19.4%, and much of those gains were driven by the big Trump rally that started after the businessman was elected U.S. president in early November of 2016, and continued all through 2017. As we start the new year, many of the top firms we cover on Wall Street are out with their top ideas for the first three months of 2018. (671-5)
We have mentioned this numerous times recently, but we are currently in one of the longest stretches in the stock market without a 5% decline. Typically there are three a year, and we haven’t seen one since the summer of 2016. What does this mean for worried investors? Maybe nothing, or maybe quite a bit. The bottom line is that it wouldn’t hurt any portfolio to slide some risk out and move to a safer higher ground. (72-0)
According to Wall Street analyst consensus, FirstEnergy (FE) stock has a mean price target of $35.5, which indicates an implied gain of approximately 17% in the next 12 months. It’s currently trading at $30.5.
While utilities have been on a losing spree lately, competitive utility stock FirstEnergy (FE) seems even weaker. It has lost more than 12% so far this month. Investors sold utility stocks after they were seen as one of the least beneficial sectors of potential tax cuts.
The Zacks Research Daily presents the best research output of our analyst team. Today's Research Daily features new research reports on 16 major stocks, including Wal-Mart (WMT), Procter & Gamble (PG) and NVIDIA (NVDA). These research reports have been hand-picked from the roughly 70 reports published by our analyst team today. (134-0)
Benchmarks ended in negative territory on Wednesday as investors remained indifferent even as Congress passed the much-awaited Republican tax Bill. During the day, all the three key U.S. indexes reached record high levels initially, but finished lower following a pullback. Markets have already traded higher in the last few sessions on optimism over the passage of the tax cut Bill and witnessed a sell-off after both the Houses actually passed the Bill on Wednesday. (77-0)
The current recommendation of Strong Buy for Exelon Corp (NYSE:EXC) is computed using the Portfolio Grader stock evaluator, which incorporates Louis Navellier's investing methodology. The current Portfolio Grader recommendation on the shares has been in place for the last month.
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