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Utilities

The Utilities sector includes companies that engage in the production and delivery of electric power, natural gas, water, and other utility services, such as steam and cooled air.

All Utilities investments from Fidelity

Our selection of sector- and industry-level mutual funds can help you gain the exposure you're looking for. We also offer sector mutual funds and sector ETFs from other leading asset managers.

Sector mutual fund Fidelity Select Utilities Portfolio (FSUTX)
Sector ETF Fidelity MSCI Utilities Index ETF (FUTY)
Industry-targeted mutual fund Telecommunications & Utilities Portfolio (FIUIX)

Research Utilities at Fidelity

Our in-depth research can help you better understand the industries and companies that make up this sector, with timely performance data and powerful stock, mutual fund, and ETF screeners.

Companies in this sector*

  • Duke Energy Corp. (DUK)
  • National Grid (NGG)
  • Southern Co. (SO)
  • Nextera Energy Inc. (NEE)
  • Dominion Resources Inc. (D)

See more companies in this sector.

Fidelity Viewpoints®

Our Viewpoints articles provide perspective from Fidelity on the markets and economy, investing, and personal finance.

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Before investing in any mutual fund or exchange traded fund, you should consider its investment objective, risks, charges and expenses. Contact Fidelity for a prospectus, offering circular or, if available, a summary prospectus containing this information. Read it carefully.

Investment decisions should be based on an individual’s own goals, time horizon, and tolerance for risk.

Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

* Represents the five companies in this sector with the largest market capitalizations, as of 09/23/2013.

Stock markets, especially foreign markets, are volatile and can decline significantly in response to adverse issuer, political, regulatory, market, or economic developments. Sector funds can be more volatile because of their narrow concentration in a specific industry.

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