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Duke Energy

$74.19

-2.18 (-2.85%)

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Duke Energy put volume heavy and directionally bearish

Bearish flow noted in Duke Energy with 1,400 puts trading, or 2x expected. Most active are Apr-17 75 puts and Dec-16 70 puts, with total volume in those strikes near 540 contracts. The Put/Call Ratio is 2.68, while ATM IV is up over 2 points on the day. Earnings are expected on February 16th.

DUK Duke Energy
$74.19

-2.18 (-2.85%)

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Duke Energy makes five executive appointments
Duke Energy announced five executive appointments. Clark Gillespy, currently South Carolina state president, will become senior VP of economic development, a new position. Alex Glenn, currently Florida state president, will become senior VP of state and federal regulatory legal support. Kodwo Ghartey-Tagoe, currently senior VP of state and federal regulatory legal support, will succeed Gillespy as South Carolina state president. Harry Sideris, currently senior VP of environmental health and safety, will succeed Glenn as Florida state president. Paul Draovitch, currently senior VP for fossil-hydro operations, will succeed Sideris as senior VP of environmental health and safety.
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Duke Energy downgraded to Underperform from Neutral at BofA/Merrill
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Duke Energy downgraded to Underperform at BofA/Merrill
As previously reported, BofA/Merrill downgraded Duke Energy to Underperform from Neutral and lowered its price target to $69 from $78. Analyst Brian Chin sees greater risk to utility valuations based on an increased inflationary view. BofA/Merrill now expects the 10 year Treasury yield to be 2.65% by year end 2017, resulting in 8% downside risk to utility valuations, and as much as 17% downside risk if the yield rises to 3%, the analyst wrote.
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On The Fly: Top five analyst downgrades
Catch up on today's top five analyst downgrades with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Kate Spade (KATE) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Cowen with analyst Oliver Chen saying he continues to believe the company has a healthy distribution footprint but he is cautious on both outlet and tourism pressure, a tepid handbag environment, and the potential for 2017 estimates to be too high. 2. Headwaters (HW) downgraded to Hold from Buy at SunTrust and to Neutral from Buy at DA Davidson. 3. Duke Energy (DUK), Entergy (ETR), AES Corp. (AES), and Portland General Electric (POR) were downgraded to Underperform from Neutral at BofA Merrill Lynch, while the firm downgraded NRG Energy (NRG) and PPL Corp. (PPL) to Neutral from Buy. 4. Canadian Solar (CSIQ) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at FBR Capital and to Neutral from Buy at Roth Capital. 5. C.H. Robinson (CHRW) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Stifel with analyst John Larkin citing valuation. This list is just a portion of The Fly's full analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.

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