A Hidden Risk for Utilities
If you are the chief executive officer of an investor-owned utility, you should be focused on three big issues. The first is delivering consistent earnings and dividends to shareholders. The second is maintaining credibility with state regulators. The third is earning the public's trust and confidence. The third issue is often overlooked, but it can be the critical success factor.
Shareholders of investor-owned utilities are unique investors. They do not like surprises, and they expect steady and growing dividends. CEOs of these companies must deliver solid financials, and they must deliver those dividends....686 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.
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