Last $56.56 USD
Change Today +1.27 / 2.31%
Volume 1.3M
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american electric power (AEP) Snapshot

Open
$55.53
Previous Close
$55.28
Day High
$56.67
Day Low
$55.45
52 Week High
10/24/14 - $56.67
52 Week Low
12/18/13 - $45.24
Market Cap
27.7B
Average Volume 10 Days
3.5M
EPS TTM
$3.55
Shares Outstanding
489.2M
EX-Date
11/6/14
P/E TM
15.9x
Dividend
$2.12
Dividend Yield
3.54%
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american electric power (AEP) Details

American Electric Power Company, Inc., a public utility holding company, is engaged 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 energy, 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 27, 2014, the company delivered electricity to approximately 5.3 million customers in 11 states comprising Arkansas, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Ohio, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia. It also owned approximately 38,000 megawatts of generating capacity; and an electricity transmission network of 40,000-miles. In addition, the company transports liquid, coal, and dry bulk commodities primarily on the Ohio, Illinois, and lower Mississippi rivers. It owns and leases approximately 2,300 barges, 36 towboats, and 20 harbor boats. American Electric Power Company, Inc. was founded in 1906 and is headquartered in Columbus, Ohio.

18,521 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/25/14
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: $675.1K
Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $675.1K
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and...
Total Annual Compensation: $552.1K
Chief Administrative Officer and Senior Vice ...
Total Annual Compensation: $471.8K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

american electric power (AEP) Key Developments

American Electric Power Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Third Quarter and Nine Months Ended September 30, 2014; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Year 2014

American Electric Power reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported total revenues of USD 4.3 billion compared to USD 4.2 billion a year ago. GAAP earnings were USD 493 million compared to USD 433 million a year ago. GAAP operating earnings were USD 493 million compared to USD 533 million a year ago. GAAP EPS was USD 1.01 compared to USD 0.89 a year ago. GAAP operating EPS was USD 1.01 compared to USD 1.10 a year ago. For the year to date, the company reported total revenues of USD 13.0 billion compared to USD 11.6 billion a year ago. GAAP earnings were USD 1,443 million compared to USD 1,134 million a year ago. GAAP operating earnings were USD 1,443 million compared to USD 1,277 million a year ago. GAAP EPS was USD 2.95 compared to USD 2.33 a year ago. GAAP operating EPS was USD 2.95 compared to USD 2.63 a year ago. Management narrowed its 2014 operating earnings guidance range to USD 3.40 to USD 3.50 per share from USD 3.35 to USD 3.55 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.

American Electric Power Co., Inc. Increases Quarterly Dividend, Payable on Dec. 10, 2014

The Board of Directors of American Electric Power Co., Inc. declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of 53 cents a share on the company's common stock, increasing the dividend 6% from the previous 50 cents a share. AEP last increased its dividend in October 2013. The dividend is payable Dec. 10, 2014, to shareholders of record as of Nov. 10, 2014.

American Electric Power Co., Inc. expected to report Q3 2014 results on October 23, 2014. This event was calculated by Capital IQ (Created on October 10, 2014).

American Electric Power Co., Inc. expected to report Q3 2014 results on October 23, 2014. This event was calculated by Capital IQ (Created on October 10, 2014).

 

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