Electric Utility Stocks Ranked by Yield (9/19/05); Highest Dividends Are DQE, GXP, UIL, EDE

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 |  Includes: DQE, EDE, GXP, UIL
by: Sandy Cohen

The list below sorts the electric utilities tracked here by dividend yield as of Monday, September 19th, 2005, writes utility analyst Sandy Cohen. The list is sorted from highest yield to lowest yield.

Electric Utilities listed in order of dividend yield from highest to lowest:



9/19/2005
Ticker Dividend
Yield
1 DQE 5.70%
2 GXP 5.44%
3 UIL 5.44%
4 EDE 5.43%
5 PGN 5.35%
6 CV 4.98%
7 ED 4.67%
8 OGE 4.60%
9 AEE 4.55%
10 CHG 4.54%
11 DTE 4.50%
12 HE 4.48%
13 POM 4.41%
14 CIN 4.35%
15 PSD 4.32%
16 XEL 4.32%
17 PNW 4.27%
18 DUK 4.26%
19 TE 4.26%
20 EAS 4.21%
21 VVC 4.16%
22 SO 4.15%
23 NST 3.93%
24 CNL 3.86%
25 IDA 3.84%
26 WPS 3.84%
27 NI 3.82%
28 WR 3.78%
29 MGEE 3.68%
30 SCG 3.64%
31 AEP 3.61%
32 OTTR 3.61%
33 NU 3.51%
34 LNT 3.50%
35 DPL 3.48%
36 PEG 3.31%
37 NWEC 3.27%
38 D 3.19%
39 GMP 3.18%
40 FE 3.14%
41 PCG 3.12%
42 PPL 3.11%
43 FPL 3.10%
44 BKH 3.03%
45 ETR 2.87%
46 ALE 2.86%
47 AVA 2.83%
48 EXC 2.82%
49 PNM 2.79%
50 SRE 2.48%
51 UNS 2.29%
52 MDU 2.25%
53 CEG 2.21%
54 WEC 2.21%
55 EIX 2.14%
56 TXU 2.07%
57 CNP 1.88%
58 AYE 0.00%
59 CMS 0.00%
60 SRP 0.00%
Average 3.51%
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