Electric utility stocks ranked by yield -- 5/31/05

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 |  Includes: AEE, AEP, AVA, AYE, BKH, CEG, CHG, CIN, CMS, CNP, CV, D, DPL, DQE, DTE, DUK, EAS, ED, EDE, EIX, ES, ETR, EXC, FE, FPL-OLD, GMP, HE, IDA, LNT, MDU, NI, NST, NVE, OGE, OTTR, PEG, PLSDF, PNM, PNW, POM, PPL, SCG, SO, SRE, TE, TXU, UIL, VVC, WEC, WPS, WR, XEL
by: Sandy Cohen

The list below sorts the electric utilities tracked here by dividend yield as of Tuesday, May 31st, 2005. The list is sorted from highest yield to lowest yield. This will be updated periodically.

Electric Utilities Listed in Order of Dividend Yield as of May 31st, 2005 closing prices, from highest to lowest:

5/31/2005

Ticker

Dividend

Yield

1

EDE

5.57%

2

UIL

5.56%

3

PGN

5.34%

4

DQE

5.25%

5

ED

5.01%

6

HE

4.81%

7

OGE

4.79%

8

CHG

4.78%

9

XEL

4.67%

10

CIN

4.66%

11

AEE

4.65%

12

POM

4.44%

13

OTTR

4.40%

14

PSD

4.40%

15

SO

4.39%

16

CV

4.38%

17

DTE

4.33%

18

VVC

4.32%

19

PNW

4.31%

20

TE

4.30%

21

IDA

4.24%

22

PEG

4.04%

23

WPS

4.03%

24

DUK

4.00%

25

WR

3.99%

26

NST

3.96%

27

EAS

3.93%

28

AEP

3.92%

29

NI

3.82%

30

D

3.81%

31

LNT

3.80%

32

DPL

3.79%

33

FE

3.72%

34

SCG

3.70%

35

NU

3.53%

36

FPL

3.52%

37

BKH

3.50%

38

EXC

3.42%

39

GMP

3.42%

40

CNP

3.26%

41

PPL

3.20%

42

AVA

3.06%

43

ETR

3.01%

44

SRE

2.92%

45

TXU

2.82%

46

EIX

2.72%

47

PNM

2.54%

48

CEG

2.51%

49

MDU

2.50%

50

WEC

2.42%

51

AYE

0.00%

52

CMS

0.00%

53

SRP

0.00%

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