Duke Energy Considering Sale Of International Energy Unit

By Tonya GarciaMarketWatch Pulse

Duke Energy Corp. said it's considering the sale of all or a portion of its International Energy unit in a Thursday release. Duke, which owns power plants in Central and South America, said there are no binding or non-binding offers at this time. The company willl provide an update during its earnings call on Feb. 18. Duke Energy shares are inactive in premarket trading and up 9.2% for the past three months. The S&P 500 is down 9% for the past three months.

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