Will someone please explain my ConEd bill?

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Consolidated Edison is a profit-making business.

It paid $2.38 in cash dividends per share last year and declared a 60-cent per share quarterly dividend two weeks ago.

Those dividends resulted from $13 billion in annual revenues and $36 billion in assets. Yesterday, Con Ed closed at $56.11, pretty close to its 12-month high approaching $57.

I got to wondering about such things after

I actually read the back of my monthly electric bill for the first time. The breakdown of my charges that the utility provided initially puzzled and then began to annoy me.

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