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Top 5 Companies in the Electric Utilities Industry with the Best Relative Performance (DUK , PCG , NEE , EIX , PNW )

By David Diaz

We looked at the Electric Utilities industry and measured relative performance to find the top stocks. Relative outperformance is a bullish sign of underlying fundamental and technical strength. We look at yesterday's price action of all companies in this peer group.

Duke Energy Corp (NYSE:DUK ) ranks first with a gain of 1.56%; Pg&E Corp (NYSE:PCG ) ranks second with a gain of 1.33%; and Nextera Energy (NYSE:NEE ) ranks third with a gain of 1.22%.

Edison Intl (NYSE:EIX ) follows with a gain of 0.93% and Pinnacle West (NYSE:PNW ) rounds out the top five with a gain of 0.76%.

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Keywords: relative performance duke energy corp pg&e corp nextera energy edison intl pinnacle west