The No. 1 Nuclear Stock

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The following video is part of our "Motley Fool Conversations" series, in which advisor Charly Travers and analyst Jason Moser discuss topics across the investing world.

Recent Nuclear Regulatory Commission approvals to Southern Company and Progress Energy to build new nuclear reactors for the first time in decades could be the beginning of a resurgence of the nuclear industry. Charly's favorite company in this space is not a nuclear plant operator, but a company that provides waste disposal and decommissioning services: Energy Solutions. This company is uniquely positioned to benefit from a fleet of old nuclear plants going offline.

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At the time this article was published Charly Travers owns shares of EnergySolutions. Jason Moser has no positions in the stocks mentioned above. The Motley Fool owns shares of EnergySolutions.Motley Fool newsletter services recommendExelon and Southern Company. Try any of our Foolish newsletter servicesfree for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe thatconsidering a diverse range of insightsmakes us better investors. The Motley Fool has adisclosure policy.

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