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NextEra Energy

$126.86

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NextEra Energy raises quarterly dividend 13% to 98.25c per share

The board of directors of NextEra Energy declared a regular quarterly common stock dividend of 98.25c per share, up approximately 13% versus the prior-year comparable quarterly dividend. This increase is consistent with the plan announced in 2015 of targeting 12%-14% annual growth in dividends per share through at least 2018, off a 2015 base. The dividend is payable on March 15, 2017, to shareholders of record on Feb. 28, 2017.

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NEE NextEra Energy
$126.86

0.67 (0.53%)

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NextEra Energy downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank
Deutsche Bank analyst Jonathan Arnold downgraded NextEra Energy to Hold saying he sees limited near-term upside with the shares up 23% year-to-date. "Extraordinarily frosty commentary" from two of three PUCT commissioners yesterday regarding NextEra's Oncor deal indicates an uphill battle in getting it approved, Arnold tells investors in a research note. Further, tax credit extensions may pressure the company's near-term renewables bookings, the analyst contends. He cut his price target for the shares to $131 from $133.
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NextEra Energy added to US 1 List, Jack in the Box removed at BofA/Merrill
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UPGRADE
Target $33
DBAB
Buy
NextEra Energy Partners upgraded to Buy from Hold at Deutsche Bank
Deutsche Bank analyst Jonathan Arnold upgraded NextEra Energy Partners (NEP) to Buy citing valuation and "supportive actions" from parent NextEra Energy (NEE). The analyst raised his price target for the shares to $33 from $29.

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