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UPDATE: Jefferies Downgrades Edison International to Hold on Valuation

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Jefferies lowered its rating on Edison International (NYSE: EIX) from Buy to Hold with a reiterated $51 price target.

Jefferies commented, "We are downgrading Edison International to Hold from Buy based on valuation. Edison (excluding Mission Energy) currently trades at a 7% discount to our 2014 group average regulated utility multiple P/E. Given uncertainty associated with California regulation including the company's general rate case, cost of capital proceeding and San Onofre, we believe Edison should appropriately trade at a utility group average multiple."

Edison International closed at $47.06 on Monday.

Latest Ratings for EIX

DateFirmActionFromTo
May 2016JefferiesMaintainsHold
Apr 2016Argus ResearchMaintainsBuy
Apr 2016Deutsche BankDowngradesBuyHold

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