3. As of noon trading, Entergy ( ETR) is up $1.87 (2.8%) to $68.73 on heavy volume. Thus far, 1.2 million shares of Entergy exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.4 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $66.50-$69.10 after having opened the day at $66.75 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $66.86.

Entergy Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the electric power production and retail electric distribution operations in the United States. The company generates electricity through various sources, such as gas/oil, nuclear, coal, and hydro power. Entergy has a market cap of $12.0 billion and is part of the utilities industry. Shares are up 4.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Entergy a buy, 3 analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Entergy as a buy. Among the primary strengths of the company is its revenue growth. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Entergy Ratings Report now.

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