October 25, 2012 08:05 ET

Equity Research on PPL Corp. and Xcel Energy Inc. -- Electric Utilities Face Growth Obstacles

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - Oct 25, 2012) - A combination of low natural gas prices, seasonal demand fluctuations, regulatory related costs, high operating expenses and repairs are clouding the near-term outlook for electric utility companies. Get your free reports on PPL Corporation and Xcel Energy Inc. at There is no commitment to join. has a handpicked team of market professionals with over 100 years of combined investing experience. Today they are providing members comprehensive research on the Electric Utilities industry and are offering free analytical research on PPL Corporation (NYSE: PPL) and Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE: XEL). Register with us now to have free access to these research reports. Simply click on the link below.

If natural gas prices recover as they are anticipated to, several utilities could be in a position to benefit. Xcel Energy Inc.'s recent Brush asset acquisition could help it capitalize on better natural gas pricing. However, regulatory concerns and repairs to its Sherco power plant could pressure margins. The company recently stated that repair costs could reach $200 million. The damage stems from a turbine failure in November of last year. Xcel Energy Inc. report is accessible for free by registering today at is the Ultimate Trading Environment for investors. If you are considering owning PPL Corporation and Xcel Energy Inc. then you should sign up for a free membership and our complimentary reports today. Over the last 5 years our returns outpaced any of the major indexes. Sign up today by clicking on the link below to find out what you are missing.

High operating expenses and regulatory concerns could also hurt PPL Corp. in the short-term. Its diverse power sources should help shield the company from some proposed environmental protection agency regulations though, thus giving it an edge over some of its competitors if they are passed. Until then, high operating expenses could impede significant gains in the next few months. PPL Corporation report is accessible for free by registering today at

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