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  • Alan Brochstein
    $DUK pulled a fast one on the regulators
    7/6/12
    Reply (10)
    • losbronces: How so?
      7/6/12
    • Alan Brochstein: With CEO change minutes after deal closed
      7/6/12
    • Hillbilly Stock Star: Great, ugh! Long DUK
      7/6/12
    • DAG1996: just curious why regulators care who the CEO is since it doesn't seem to affect their market control concern and terms are already in place
      7/6/12
    • losbronces: Besides, the CEO can be replaced at anytime. The guy could have died and same effect.
      7/6/12
    • Alan Brochstein: Rogers isn't liked apparently
      7/6/12
    • DAG1996: i see. I don't know either way, but that could just mean he's good at his job... doing what's in the interest of the company he runs
      7/6/12
    • DAG1996: contradictory to regulators' job of doing what's in the interest of the general public (in theory) so some degree of dislike seems natural
      7/6/12
    • Alan Brochstein: Oh, Rogers is great. Just wonder how the regulators will feel about getting snookered
      7/6/12
    • Alan Brochstein: From WSJ 7/9: The move surprised North Carolina regulators, who have started an investigation into whether they were misled
      7/9/12