Shares of utilities were little changed amid mixed earnings.
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AES ticked slightly down after the power producer posted a quarterly loss, hurt by charges associated with the sale of a business in Kazakhstan and the closure of Ohio coal plants.
Shares of British utility Centrica rose after it reiterated its financial targets for the year.
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(END) Dow Jones Newswires
May 08, 2017 17:07 ET (21:07 GMT)