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Last $56.10 USD
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american electric power (AEP) Details

American Electric Power Company, Inc., a public utility holding company, engages in the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity for sale to retail and wholesale customers. The company generates electricity using coal and lignite, natural gas, nuclear, and hydroelectric and other energy sources. It also supplies and markets electric power at wholesale to other electric utility companies, rural electric cooperatives, municipalities, and other market participants. As of January 28, 2015, the company delivered electricity to approximately 5.3 million customers in 11 states. In addition, it transports liquid, coal, and dry bulk commodities primarily on the Ohio, Illinois, and lower Mississippi rivers. The company owns and leases approximately 2,300 barges, 37 towboats, and 18 harbor boats. American Electric Power Company, Inc. was founded in 1906 and is headquartered in Columbus, Ohio.

18,529 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/20/15
Founded in 1906

american electric power (AEP) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, President,...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.2M
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $695.3K
Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $695.3K
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and...
Total Annual Compensation: $568.7K
Chief Administrative Officer and Senior Vice ...
Total Annual Compensation: $490.7K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

american electric power (AEP) Key Developments

American Electric Power Co., Inc. Presents at Wolfe Research 8th Annual Global Transportation Conference, May-20-2015 10:45 AM

American Electric Power Co., Inc. Presents at Wolfe Research 8th Annual Global Transportation Conference, May-20-2015 10:45 AM. Venue: The Marriott East Side Hotel, 525 Lexington Avenue, New York, New York, United States. Speakers: Mark C. McCullough, Executive Vice President of Generation.

American Electric Power Reports Preliminary Unaudited Financial Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2015; Reaffirms Earnings Guidance for the Year 2015

American Electric Power reported preliminary unaudited financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. For the quarter, the company’s GAAP earnings were $629 million or $1.29 per share, compared with $560 million or $1.15 per share a year ago. Operating earnings were $625 million or $1.28 per share, compared to $560 million or $1.15 per share. Revenue was $4.7 billion against $4.6 billion for the same period of last year. The difference in first-quarter 2015 GAAP and operating earnings was due to commodity hedging within the Generation & Marketing segment. The company reported first quarter of 2015 adjusted earnings of $625 million or $1.28 per share, up from $560 million, or $1.15 per share in the same period a year ago. The company's management reaffirmed its 2015 operating earnings guidance range of $3.40 to $3.60 per share. In providing operating earnings guidance, there could be differences between operating earnings and GAAP earnings for matters such as, but not limited to, impairments or changes in accounting principles. The company's management is not able to estimate the impact, if any, on GAAP earnings of these items.

American Electric Power Co., Inc. Approves Amendment to Restated Certificate of Incorporation and Bylaws

American Electric Power Co., Inc. announced at AGM held on April 21, 2015, the shareholders of the company approved an amendment to the company's Restated Certificate of Incorporation to eliminate Article 7, the provision on business combinations with interested shareholders. The shareholders also approved the proposal to amend the company's Bylaws to reduce the two-thirds supermajority vote requirement in Section 16 to a majority vote was not adopted by the necessary vote.


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