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One-on-One: What Our MLPs Told Us at the NAPTP Conference

By Roger S. Conrad on May. 28, 2014

Here's my take on what the CUI Portfolio and Utility Report Card MLPs had to say at the National Association of Publicly Traded Partnerships' MLP Investor Conference last week.

Portfolios: Where We Stand

By Roger S. Conrad on May. 21, 2014

Our Conrad's Utility Investor recommendations are beating the market to date, with our Aggressive Income Portfolio recommendations up an average of 21.6 percent, Conservative Income Portfolio holdings ahead 11.9 percent and Top 10 DRIPs Portfolio up 13.9 percent.

10 More Report: Q1 Is All In

By Roger S. Conrad on May. 13, 2014

Ten more companies have reported first-quarter earnings. Here's the rundown.

More Numbers In Brief

By Roger S. Conrad on May. 6, 2014

Five more Portfolio holdings have reported earnings. Here's my take.

Telecom’s Big 2 “Phone In”

By Roger S. Conrad on Apr. 28, 2014

Few companies attract as much attention when they report quarterly earnings as Telecom’s Big Two: AT&T Inc (NYSE: T) and arch rival Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ). And the past week has been no exception.

Utility Roundup: Keystone, Kinder and Q1 Numbers

By Roger S. Conrad on Apr. 21, 2014

Uncle Sam is kicking the can down the road again on the Keystone XL Pipeline. In a non-decision that should have surprised no one, the US State Department delayed a final ruling on the $5.4 billion project.

Energen Sells Alagasco, Others Top Low Expectations

By Roger S. Conrad on Apr. 14, 2014

Energen Corp (NYSE: EGN) will sell its Alabama gas distribution utility to Laclede Gas (NYSE: LG), for $1.28 billion in cash plus $320 million in assumed debt. The company will deploy the estimated $1.1 billion in after tax proceeds to further develop its high potential properties in the Permian Basin.

Stocks To Watch

By Roger S. Conrad on Mar. 31, 2014

Every portfolio has winners and losers. The key is knowing when to let the best performers run, and cut the worst loose.

Electricity Growth: Look To Industry

By Roger S. Conrad on Mar. 24, 2014

The resulting 99.1 percent boost in fourth quarter revenue wasn’t enough to answer several nagging questions about SolarCity’s long-run sustainability as an enterprise.

What The Rally Really Means

By Roger S. Conrad on Mar. 17, 2014

Thanks again to everyone who tuned in to my second on-line chat for Conrad’s Utility Investor subscribers last week. The full transcript of the 4-hour question and answer session is now available on the CUI website by clicking on the “Events” tab from the home page.

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