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PPL Corporation (PPL)

  • Apr. 11, 2011, 9:05 AM
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    Losers: PUDA -12%. ORIT -4%. SINA -3%. PPL -3%. IRE -3%. MDVN -3%.
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  • Apr. 11, 2011, 8:46 AM
    PPL (PPL) -2.5% after announcing concurrent offerings of 80M shares of its common stock and $750M of equity units.
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  • Mar. 7, 2011, 1:52 PM
    In a down day for the broader market, utility stocks dominate the S&P's top movers and Dow Jones Utilities are up 0.5%. With investors unable to find much yield anywhere else, the healthy yields on utilities are proving difficult to resist: EXC +1.8%, PPL +1.7%, ETR +1.2%, DUK +1.1%, NU +1%, AEP +0.8%, DTE +0.6%, WEC +0.8%, POM +0.8%, PCG +0.6%.
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  • Mar. 2, 2011, 7:29 AM
    PPL (PPL) agrees to buy E.On's (EONGY.PK) U.K. power grid for £3.5B ($5.6B) in a deal that will triple PPL's U.K. customer base and create one of the largest electricity distributors in Britain. PPL will also assume £500M of debt. (PR)
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  • Mar. 1, 2011, 1:29 PM
    On Sunday it seemed that Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka-shing was close to buying E.On's (EONGY.PK) U.K. power assets for $6B; now CNBC says American supplier PPL (PPL -1.7%) is close to a purchase, for $6B in cash. PPL bought Kentucky assets from E.On last year, in the biggest power-sector deal in years.
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  • Feb. 27, 2011, 1:04 PM
    Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka-shing is said to be closing in on a £3.7B ($6B) deal to buy E.On's (EONGY.PK) U.K. power networks, edging out PPL Corp. (PPL), the last remaining rival in the auction.
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  • Feb. 4, 2011, 7:14 AM
    PPL Corp. (PPL): Q4 EPS of $0.83 beats by $0.25. (PR)
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  • Feb. 4, 2011, 12:05 AM
    Notable earnings before Friday's open: ABC, AET, AON, BPOP, CEG, CLX, PHM, PPL, SPG, TE, TSN, WY
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  • Oct. 28, 2010, 9:44 AM
    PPL Corp. (PPL): Q3 EPS of $0.74 beats by $0.04. Revenue of $2.2B (+22.3%) vs. $2.6B. (PR)
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  • Sep. 9, 2010, 11:38 AM
    PPL (PPL +0.6%) will sell power-plant assets in Connecticut, Illinois and Pennsylvania to an affiliate of LS Power for $381M in cash. The assets represent 1,250 megawatts of capacity and the sale will mean a charge against PPL's Q3 earnings of $65M-80M.
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  • Aug. 5, 2010, 7:29 AM
    PPL Corp. (PPL): Q2 EPS of $0.62 misses by $0.05. Revenue of $1.50B (-10.1%) vs. $2.17B. (PR)
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  • Aug. 5, 2010, 12:05 AM
    Notable earnings before Thursday's open: AEE, ARCC, BVF, CAH, CI, CNQ, CVC, DNR, DTV, EIX, FCN, FIG, FTO, FWLT, GNA, HEW, HUN, INCY, JOE, MPW, OCR, OHI, PCS, PPL, PXP, TDC, TDW, TE, TWC, VIA.B, WPI
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  • May. 10, 2010, 11:02 AM
    PPL Corp. (PPL) is looking for $11.5B in financing from three banks for its purchase of E.On's (EONGY.PK) U.S. unit, the largest acquisition in the power sector in the past two and a half years.
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  • May. 6, 2010, 7:06 AM
    PPL Corp. (PPL): Q1 EPS of $0.94 beats by $0.04. (PR)
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  • May. 6, 2010, 12:05 AM
    Notable earnings before Thursday's open: ARG, BCE, BPO, BVF, CI, CVC, DNR, DPS, DTV, EP, FIG, FTO, FTR, GLBL, GNA, HRP, INCY, ISIS, LIZ, LVLT, MGM, OCR, OHI, PCP, PCS, PNW, PPL, PXP, RRI, SLE, TDC
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  • Apr. 29, 2010, 9:23 AM
    PPL (PPL) says it will issue $2.2B-$2.6B in common stock plus $750M-$1B in high-equity content securities, and raise $2.9B in corporate debt and bonds to finance its acquisition of the E.ON's (EONGY.PK) U.S. businesses. PPL +0.3 premarket.
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Company Description
PPL Corp is an energy and utility holding company through its subsidiaries, is engaged in the generation and marketing of electricity in the northeastern and western U.S. and in the delivery of electricity in Pennsylvania and the U.K.
Sector: Utilities
Country: United States