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Portland General Raises Dividend

May 7, 2014
The board of directors of Portland General Electric Company (NYSE: POR) declared a quarterly common stock dividend of 28 cents per share, up from last quarter’s dividend of 27.5 cents per share.
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Utility Stocks: Put a Little Electricity in Your Portfolio

May 1, 2014
Utilities may not be as sexy as tech stocks, but these value investing opportunities tend to be steady earners and pay relatively high dividends.
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BP Reports Solid Operating Results; Dividend Raised; Russia Uncertain

April 29, 2014
BP (NYSE: BP) reported financial results for Q1 2014 that were generally well received.
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Portland General Q1 Results Strong but Shy of Expectations; Management Raises Expectations

April 29, 2014
Portland General Electric (NYSE: POR) reported net income of $58 million, or 73 cents per diluted share, for the first quarter of 2014.
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BP Reaches Agreement with EPA and Forms New US Unit to Manage Onshore Assets

March 13, 2014
BP (NYSE: BP) announced that it has entered into an administrative agreement with the US Environmental Protection Agency resolving all matters related to the suspension, debarment and statutory disqualification of BP following the Deepwater Horizon accident and oil spill.
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Veolia Environment’s Report Pleases Shareholders; Buy Limit Raised to $22

February 27, 2014
Veolia Environment (NYSE: VE) reported operating results that confirmed that the company is on track with its organization streamlining, cost cutting, balance sheet deleveraging and deployment of a new commercial strategy.
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Portland General Electric Shareholders like Q4 Financial Results and Earnings Guidance

February 14, 2014
Portland General Electric (NYSE: POR) saw its revenues increase $36 million in Q4 over the year-earlier period in large part due to cooler weather during the quarter.
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BP Q4 Results Continue to Reflect Changes Following Gulf Oil Spill

February 4, 2014
Divestments, weaker refining margins, new project depreciation and exploration write-offs and increased exploration spending all served to crimp BP’s (NYSE: BP) top- and bottom-lines for Q4 and full-year 2013.
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BP Announces Significant Deepwater Gulf of Mexico Discovery

December 18, 2013
BP (NYSE: BP) has made a significant oil discovery at its Gila prospect that is about 300 miles southwest of New Orleans...
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Earnings Reports Shows Veolia Steadily Moving Forward with Restructuring; Financials Bolstered

November 7, 2013
French-based Veolia Environmental (NYSE: VE) reported nine months results that showed some weakness...
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While banks do still face headwinds such as ongoing litigation, increased regulation and reduced trading profits, these have been so heavily trumpeted in the financial headlines that bank stock prices have over-reacted on the downside. Read More.

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