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Utilities Up As Investors Return To Safer Stock Sectors — Utilities Roundup

Shares of power producers rose sharply as investors tiptoed back into the stock market via the most defensive, evergreen sector.

While it's still a long way from January highs, the SPDR Select Utilities Sector exchange-traded fund, which tracks the utilities industry group of the Standard & Poor's 500, has risen roughly 13% from its recent lows.

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(END) Dow Jones Newswires

March 25, 2020 17:25 ET (21:25 GMT)

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