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NRG ENERGY, INC. (NRG)

This week’s Focus Stock of the Week is NRG ENERGY, INC. (NRG: $32.21), which carries S&P Capital IQ’s highest investment recommendation of 5-STARS, or Strong Buy. NRG Energy is the largest independent power producer (by generating capacity) that operates as an integrated wholesale power generation and retail electricity company. Our Strong Buy recommendation reflects our view of an attractive valuation and our belief that NRG will benefit from cost reduction efforts and savings from recent mergers...
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Independent Power Producers & Energy Traders
Our 12-month fundamental outlook for the independent power producers (IPPs) and energy traders sub-industry is neutral, as we think debt reduction efforts have temporarily stalled...
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