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The Concentric Connection • April, 2020
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Factors Influencing Utility Cost of Capital in a Period of Market Turmoil

After trading at record highs in February 2020, stock markets around the globe have entered a period of extreme uncertainty and volatility as investors try to understand the potential economic and financial consequences of two external shocks:  1) a global pandemic (i.e., COVID-19); and 2) the resulting impacts on the worldwide economy. As a result, we have witnessed a sudden and sharp loss in stock market valuations and investor “flight-to-quality.”

While investors typically perceive utilities as a safe haven during periods of uncertainty, there has been a high degree of correlation between utility stocks and the broader market in the current market dislocation.

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John Trogonoski, Assistant Vice President

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Upcoming Webinar: PJM's Expanded MOPR Compliance Filing Explained

Register for Concentric’s upcoming webinar, PJM’s Expanded MOPR Compliance Filing Explained, on Thursday, April 16 at 12:00pm EDT. With Danielle Powers as the moderator, panelists Emma Nicholson and Meredith Stone will provide an overview of PJM’s proposal to comply with FERC’s December 19, 2019 order to expand the minimum offer price rule (“MOPR”) in the PJM capacity market. The webinar will discuss how PJM proposes to calculate and apply the MOPR to capacity resources, how resources can apply for MOPR exemptions, and PJM’s proposed timeline for the next capacity auction. The webinar will also provide a broader context on the MOPR issue, including the multiple rehearing requests of FERC’s December 19, 2019 order and possible implications for other regions.

Register now using the link below to reserve your spot. If you are unable to make it to the broadcast, a recording will be distributed to all registrants after the webinar.

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