Empire District Electric (EDE) -15.3% after it late yesterday suspended its dividend for the...

|About: Empire District Electric Co. (EDE)|By:, SA News Editor

Empire District Electric (EDE) -15.3% after it late yesterday suspended its dividend for the rest of 2011 due to the massive damage from the tornado in Joplin. The cost of repairs will be $20-$30M, while the loss of revenue will be 10-15% of load.