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The AES Corporation (AES)

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  • Feb. 27, 2012, 6:53 AM
    PPL Corp. (PPL) acquires an AES Corp. (AES) subsidiary that operates a combined-cycle natural gas-fired power plant in Pennsylvania. The cost of the transaction runs $304M, including a $87M cash consideration.
    | Feb. 27, 2012, 6:53 AM | Comment!
  • Feb. 27, 2012, 6:25 AM
    AES (AES): Q4 EPS of $0.23 beats by $0.01. Revenue of $4.27B (+1% Y/Y) beats by $800M. (PR)
    | Feb. 27, 2012, 6:25 AM | Comment!
  • Feb. 27, 2012, 12:05 AM
    Notable earnings before Monday's open: AES, AWI, CHTR, CYD, DNDN, KWK, LOW, RIG, UNS, VC, VRX
    | Feb. 27, 2012, 12:05 AM | Comment!
  • Feb. 26, 2012, 5:30 PM
    Notable earnings before Monday's open: AES, AWI, CHTR, DNDN, KWK, LOW, RIG, UNS, VC, VRX
    | Feb. 26, 2012, 5:30 PM | Comment!
  • Feb. 21, 2012, 8:46 AM
    AES Corp. (AES), the first U.S. power producer to enter China some two decades ago, is looking to sell all or some of its assets there, Reuters reports. The likely exit or scaling down underscores the challenging operating environment in China's power industry, where coal-fired power producers have little control over state-set electricity prices.
    | Feb. 21, 2012, 8:46 AM | Comment!
  • Feb. 13, 2012, 3:59 PM
    UBS starts coverage on AES Corp. (AES +1.9%) with a Buy rating and $15 price target, noting it expects the operator of utilities and wholesale power generators to "handsomely outperform its commodity-driven peers in the near term," as recently-appointed CEO Andres Gluski seeks to trim less profitable businesses and aggressively cut costs.
    | Feb. 13, 2012, 3:59 PM | Comment!
  • Jan. 23, 2012, 8:53 AM
    Natural gas producers are sharply higher premarket in the wake of Chesapeake's (CHK +5.4%) production cutback and a spike in prices. Quicksilver (KWK +4.9%), EXCO (XCO +4.3%), Range Resources (RRC +2.7%), Cabot (COG +2.9%).
    | Jan. 23, 2012, 8:53 AM | 5 Comments
  • Jan. 17, 2012, 10:46 AM
    The continuing decline in natural gas (off 6.9% today) and resultant fall in electricity prices is shelving alternative energy projects from NextEra (NEE), Exelon (EXC), and CMS, but Michael Morris of American Electric Power (AEP) warns about becoming too dependent on gas. "The way to make $4 gas, $8 gas is for everyone to go out and build ... natural-gas plants."
    | Jan. 17, 2012, 10:46 AM | 5 Comments
  • Jan. 8, 2012, 8:17 PM
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    | Jan. 8, 2012, 8:17 PM | 6 Comments
  • Nov. 22, 2011, 7:05 PM
    AES (AES) receives final approval from the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio for its acquisition of DPL.
    | Nov. 22, 2011, 7:05 PM | Comment!
  • Nov. 4, 2011, 6:36 AM
    AES (AES): Q3 EPS of $0.27 misses by $0.01. Revenue of $4.38B (+9.8% Y/Y). (PR)
    | Nov. 4, 2011, 6:36 AM | Comment!
  • Nov. 4, 2011, 12:05 AM
    Notable earnings before Friday's open: AEE, AES, ALU, BPO, CHD, CNK, DTE, KKR, NEE, POM, PXP, UPL, VIA.B, VTR, WCRX, WIN
    | Nov. 4, 2011, 12:05 AM | Comment!
  • Oct. 11, 2011, 8:55 AM
    AES says it will take a $110M to $125M writedown in Q3 to account for 39 wind turbines it's looking to sell, and for deposits on future turbines. The charge will cut EPS between $0.09 and $0.10 for the quarter, according to an SEC filing.
    | Oct. 11, 2011, 8:55 AM | 1 Comment
  • Sep. 23, 2011, 11:54 AM
    Shareholders of DPL (DPL +0.1%) approve a plan to merge with AES (AES +1.5%). The two energy companies expect to complete the merger in either Q4 or Q1 of 2012.
    | Sep. 23, 2011, 11:54 AM | Comment!
  • Sep. 6, 2011, 1:31 PM
    AES (AES -1.5%) says President and CEO Paul Hanrahan will be leaving the company at the end of November, with COO Andre Gluski taking over as part of a longstanding transition plan.
    | Sep. 6, 2011, 1:31 PM | Comment!
  • Aug. 8, 2011, 1:20 PM
    Bond fund managers may find themselves dumping low-rated companies to reprice risk in their portfolios following the downgrade. These are the 21 S&P 500 firms rated BB- (junk) or below: DVA, DHI, F, GT, HST, IRM, MU, NRG, PHM, SNDK, S, AES, WIN, AMD, DF, LEN, PCS, SHLD, SVU, THC, ETFC.
    | Aug. 8, 2011, 1:20 PM | Comment!
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Company Description
The AES Corporation is a power generation and utility company. The Company operates in two business lines; Generation & Utilities; through its six market-oriented Strategic Business Units in United States, Andes, Brazil, MCAC, EMEA and Asia.
Sector: Utilities
Country: United States