Hot Performing Stocks To Buy Right Now

In your 60s, your investment goals are likely to shift from capital accumulation to a mixture that includes more of a focus on safety and income. As you look to start living off of your nest egg, large U.S. utility Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) and consumer product giant The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) can help you make the transition to a new way of thinking about your portfolio. Here’s what you need to know about this pair of high-yielding stocks.

Boring but steady

There’s no way around it — Duke Energy is a pretty boring company. Its core business is a collection of regulated utilities that sell electricity and natural gas to a combined 9.2 million customers. In addition, the company owns midstream natural gas pipelines and a renewable-energy merchant power business. Electric utilities are the core of Duke’s operation, providing 88% of its earnings, with gas utilities and pipelines chipping in 9% and the rest coming from its merchant operations.

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Hot Performing Stocks To Buy Right Now: Navigant Consulting, Inc.(NCI)

Navigant Consulting, Inc. provides professional services to companies, legal counsel, and governmental agencies Worldwide. The company operates through four segments: Disputes, Investigations & Economics; Financial, Risk & Compliance; Healthcare; and Energy. The Disputes, Investigations & Economics segment provides accounting, financial and economic analysis, discovery support, and data management and analytics services on a range of legal and business issues, such as disputes, investigations, and regulatory matters. This segment serves in-house counsel and law firms, as well as accounting firms, corporate boards, and government agencies. The Financial, Risk & Compliance segment provides strategic, operational, valuation, risk management, investigative, and compliance consulting to the regulated financial services industry. This segment also provides anti-corruption solutions and anti-money laundering, valuation and restructuring consulting, and litigation support and tax compliance services to various industries. The Healthcare segment provides strategic, operational, performance improvement, and business process management services, which include solutions to clients across the healthcare landscape, including revenue cycle management, health systems, physician practice groups, health insurance providers, government, and life sciences companies. The Energy segment provides management advisory services on the issues, such as asset investment management, integrated resource planning, renewables, distributed generation, energy efficiency, and outage management and restoration. This segment serves utility, government, and commercial clients. Navigant Consulting, Inc. was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.

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Hot Performing Stocks To Buy Right Now: PVH Corp.(PVH)

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Hot Performing Stocks To Buy Right Now: Access National Corporation(ANCX)

Access National Corporation, incorporated on May 12, 2003, is a bank holding company. The Company operates through its subsidiary, Access National Bank (the Bank). The Bank provides credit, deposit, mortgage services and wealth management services to middle market commercial businesses and associated professionals, primarily in the Washington, District of Columbia Metropolitan Area. The Bank offers a range of financial services and products, and specializes in providing customized financial services to small and medium sized businesses, professionals and associated individuals. The Company operates through three segments: traditional commercial banking, mortgage banking and wealth management. Its commercial banking segment includes loans, investment securities and deposit services. Its mortgage banking segment includes mortgage loans held for sale, sales of loans in the secondary mortgage market and loan origination. Its wealth management segment includes portfolio asset management. The commercial banking segment provides the mortgage banking segment with the short-term funds needed to originate mortgage loans through a warehouse line of credit and charges interest to the mortgage banking segment based on a premium over their cost to borrow funds.

Lending Activities

The Bank’s lending activities include commercial real estate loans both owner occupied and non-owner occupied, residential real estate loans, commercial loans, commercial and real estate construction loans, home equity loans and consumer loans. Its lending activities provide access to credit to small and medium sized businesses, professionals and consumers. Loans originated by the Bank are classified as loans held for investment. The Mortgage Division originates residential mortgages and home equity loans that are held on average 15 to 45 days pending their sale primarily to mortgage banking subsidiaries of financial institutions. The Bank is also approved to sell loans directly to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and i! s able to securitize loans that are insured by the Federal Housing Administration. Its loans held for investment total over $887.5 million.

Commercial real estate loans-owner occupied consists of loans supporting an owner occupied commercial property. Commercial real estate loans non-owner occupied includes loans secured by commercial property that is leased to third parties and loans to non-profit organizations, such as churches and schools. Also included in commercial real estate loans are loans secured by farmland and multifamily properties. Residential real estate loans include loans secured by first or second mortgages on one- to four-family residential properties. Commercial loans are to businesses or individuals within its target market for business purposes. Real estate construction loans include loans to construct owner occupied commercial buildings; loans to individuals that are ultimately used to acquire property and construct an owner occupied residence; loans to builders for the purpose of acquiring property and constructing homes for sale to consumers, and loans to developers for the purpose of acquiring land that is developed into finished lots for the ultimate construction of residential or commercial buildings. Consumer loans are secured with assets other than real estate, such as marketable securities or automobiles. Loans Held for Sale (LHFS) are originated by the Mortgage Division and consist of residential mortgage loans extended to consumers. Its brokered loans are underwritten and closed by a third party lender.

Investment Activities

The Company’s investment securities portfolio consists of the United States Government Agency securities, municipal securities, Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) mutual fund, mortgage backed securities issued by the United States government sponsored agencies, corporate bonds and other asset backed securities. Its securities total over $174.4 million. Its securities classified as available-for-sale total over $160! .2 millio! n. Its securities classified as held-to-maturity total over $14.3 million. Securities classified as available-for-sale are carried at fair market value. Held-to-maturity securities are carried at cost or amortized cost.

Sources of Funds

The Bank’s primary sources of funds are client deposits and loan repayments. Its deposits are the primary source of funding loan growth. Its deposits include interest-bearing demand deposits, money market deposit accounts, savings accounts and time deposits. Its deposits total over $913.7 million. Other short-term investments, such as federal funds sold and interest-bearing deposits with other banks are its additional sources of liquidity funding.

Subsidiary Activities

The Company’s subsidiaries include Access Real Estate L.L.C. (ARE), Access Capital Management Holding, L.L.C. (ACM), Capital Fiduciary Advisors, L.L.C. (CFA), Access Investment Services, L.L.C. (AIS) and ACME Real Estate, L.L.C. (ACME). ARE acquires and holds title to real estate for the Company. ACM provides a full range of wealth management services to individuals. CFA is a registered investment advisor with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and provides wealth management services to individuals, businesses and institutions. AIS provides financial planning services to clients along with access to a full range of investment products. ACME is a real estate holding company, which holds title to the properties acquired by the Bank.

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    Access National Co. (NASDAQ:ANCX) has received an average rating of “Hold” from the seven ratings firms that are currently covering the stock, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 1 year target price among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is $32.50.

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