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Companies in Focus: NextEra Energy, Stella-Jones, Albemarle

Published October 5, 2022

NextEra Energy (NYSE: NEE)

America’s largest utility producing electricity from natural gas, coal, wind, solar, and nuclear

  • Grown its dividend at a compound rate of 11% over the last 10 years
  • Incentivized by clean energy tax credits in the US Inflation Reduction Act to further develop renewable energy

Stella-Jones(TSX: SJ)

Manufactures phone and hydro poles and railway ties

  • 3 back-to-back quarters of better than expected sales and earnings with more forecasted
  • Opportunity for multiyear compounding as a niche business with a strong competitive position


Chemical manufacturing company sourcing and processing lithium, bromine and petrochemical catalysts

  • Owns a number of the world’s best lithium deposits in Chile, US, Australia
  • Well-positioned for the growing need of lithium used in electric vehicle (EV) batteries)

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