American Electric Power Company Inc


  • COLUMN-Cleaning up coal: Kemp Tuesday, 8 Jul 2014 | 10:01 PM ET

    LONDON, July 9- According to the popular narrative, coal is locked in a fight to the death with natural gas and renewables to supply clean electrical energy. Promoters of gas, wind and solar often talk about coal as if it were not just a rival but an enemy.

  • June 10- PPL Corp said it would combine part of its U.S. power generation business with that of private equity firm Riverstone Holdings LLC to form a listed company, as it tries to shield itself from the volatile power market.

  • June 2- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency formally announced a plan on Monday to slash carbon emissions from the power sector by 30 percent below 2005 levels by 2030, a key element of President Barack Obama's plan to tackle global warming. Coal comprises more than 20,000 megawatts of the company's generation capacity. --American Electric Power Co Inc#.

  • WASHINGTON, May 28- A U.S. plan to curb carbon emissions from power plants is likely to come under attack this summer by industry opponents in a bid to stir voter anger ahead of elections in November, when voters in states such as Kentucky and West Virginia could decide whether Democrats keep control of the Senate.

  • WASHINGTON, May 28- This summer is likely to see a series of attacks by industry opponents of a U.S. plan to curb carbon emissions from power plants in a bid to stir voter anger ahead of elections in November, when voters in states such as Kentucky and West Virginia may determine whether Democrats keep control of the Senate.

  • Biogen Idec CEO talks pipeline, keys to growth Friday, 21 Mar 2014 | 6:48 PM ET
    Biogen Idec

    Biogen CEO George Scangos talks about future growth opportunities at the company on CNBC's "Fast Money."

  • Early movers: GMCR, BHI, SHLD, TM & more Monday, 17 Mar 2014 | 7:52 AM ET
    Sears' flagship store in Chicago.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • *First speech ever by an EPA head at CERAWeek. McCarthy's speech in Houston to IHS CERAWeek, the largest meeting of energy executives in the world, was the first by an EPA administrator since the conference began 33 years ago.

  • HOUSTON, March 6- Carbon regulations can be crafted to help offset climate change without "shutting down business in its tracks," U.S. "We don't have to choose between a healthy environment and a healthy economy," McCarthy, who has run the EPA for nearly a year, said about new rules she said would be proposed by June.

  • Early movers: CAT, WMT, T, GOOG & more Monday, 27 Jan 2014 | 8:05 AM ET

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Here's why Obama is pushing more oil production Monday, 23 Dec 2013 | 7:51 AM ET

    The U.S. allows power companies to sell the carbon dioxide to oil companies. A side benefit is that the carbon gets permanently stuck underground.

  • Lightning Round: Chipotle, Potash & More Friday, 8 Nov 2013 | 6:46 PM ET

    It’s time for the Lightning Round. Cramer makes the call on viewer favorites.

  • Stocks look technically sound amid earnings barrage Tuesday, 22 Oct 2013 | 10:23 PM ET
    Traders on the New York Stock Exchange

    Earnings reports from Boeing and dozens of other major companies could set the course for stocks Wednesday, as the Dow reaches for new highs.

  • Barometers of global business: Hotels & electric     Wednesday, 18 Sep 2013 | 6:45 AM ET

    Vasant Prabhu, Starwood Hotels & Resorts CFO, and Brian Tierney, American Electric Power CFO, share their thought on how the Fed's tapering policy and health care reform are impacting their businesses.

  • A Rare Opportunity in Utilities: Pro Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 1:19 PM ET

    Utility stocks are "extremely cheap" compared to bonds, Fidelity Portfolio Manager Douglas Simmons says.

  • Cramer Looks Back: Love At First Stock!     Friday, 24 May 2013 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer reflects on his past to help investors prepare for their future.

  • AEP and NextEra Energy Shares Tumble at Opening Thursday, 23 May 2013 | 5:59 PM ET

    Shares of AEP and NextEra Energy plunged more than 50 percent in the first seconds of trading on the NYSE Thursday, the latest in a flurry of unexplained sharp drops in the market.

  • A global stock market slump is continuing on Wall Street as traders worry about how committed the Federal Reserve remains to keeping up its bond-buying program.

    The NYSE has let stand all trades in AEP and NEE, but it has decided to remove all trades from the tape that were roughly three to four percent below the opening price.

  • Stocks Stage Turnaround; Close Well Off Lows Thursday, 23 May 2013 | 4:04 PM ET

    Stocks closed modestly lower in a volatile session as market participants weighed better U.S. economic data against the fears the Fed may soon start to curtail its bond buying.

  • Japan Bond Yields Spike     Thursday, 23 May 2013 | 9:41 AM ET

    CNBC's Kelly Evans weighs in on Japanese government bond yields soaring to 1 percent.