ADVFN - Advanced Financial Network.
HOME» NYSE » P » PPL Stock Price » PPL Stock News

Ppl Share News

 Ppl Corp Stock Price
PPL Stock Price
 Ppl Corp Stock Chart
PPL Stock Chart
 Ppl Corp Stock News
PPL Stock News
 Ppl Corp Company Information
PPL Company Information
 Ppl Corp Stock Trades
PPL Stock Trades

Utility PPL Says COO Spence To Take On President Role

DOW JONES NEWSWIRES PPL Corp. (PPL), an operator of utilities and power plants, named industry veteran and Chief Operating Officer William H. Spence to take on the president post, effectively immediately. Spence, who first joined PPL as COO five years ago, will also continue to serve in his original role. James H. Miller, PPL's president since 2005, will continue to serve as chairman and chief executive, posts he has held since 2006. Miller said Spence has been instrumental in PPL's recent acquisitions of utility operations in Kentucky and England. Because wholesale power prices remain weak due to the low price for natural gas, which is used to generate electricity, PPL and some other merchant generators have been vying to build their utility businesses where returns of investments are guaranteed through regulated rates. Spence joined PPL from Pepco Holdings Inc. (POM), which provides electricity to the mid-Atlantic region. Spence has held a number of executive and engineering positions throughout his career. In May, PPL reported its first-quarter profit jumped 64% on higher prior-year unusual items, while adjusted earnings were stronger than expected as operating margins increased. Shares were recently flat at $28.03. -By John Kell, Dow Jones Newswires; 212-416-2480; john.kell@dowjones.com

Stock News for Ppl (PPL)
DateTimeHeadline
07/02/201511:57:28Statement of Changes in Beneficial Ownership (4)
07/02/201511:56:36Statement of Changes in Beneficial Ownership (4)
07/02/201511:55:44Statement of Changes in Beneficial Ownership (4)
07/02/201511:55:19Statement of Changes in Beneficial Ownership (4)
07/02/201511:53:07Statement of Changes in Beneficial Ownership (4)
07/02/201511:52:14Statement of Changes in Beneficial Ownership (4)
07/02/201511:51:22Statement of Changes in Beneficial Ownership (4)
07/02/201511:50:57Statement of Changes in Beneficial Ownership (4)
07/01/201514:55:09Current Report Filing (8-k)
06/23/201515:39:34Statement of Changes in Beneficial Ownership (4)
06/22/201512:02:53Statement of Changes in Beneficial Ownership (4)
06/22/201511:47:47Statement of Changes in Beneficial Ownership (4)
06/22/201511:41:27Statement of Changes in Beneficial Ownership (4)
06/22/201511:40:03Statement of Changes in Beneficial Ownership (4)
06/22/201511:38:44Statement of Changes in Beneficial Ownership (4)
06/22/201511:37:39Statement of Changes in Beneficial Ownership (4)
06/22/201511:35:58Statement of Changes in Beneficial Ownership (4)
06/22/201511:32:53Statement of Changes in Beneficial Ownership (4)
06/17/201516:10:52Annual Report of Employee Stock Plans (11-k)
06/17/201508:21:53Statement of Changes in Beneficial Ownership (4)

Ppl and other New York Stock Exchange stock quotes are delayed by at least 20 minutes.
All other stock price data is delayed by at least 15 minutes unless otherwise stated.
By accessing the services available at ADVFN you are agreeing to be bound by ADVFN's Terms & Conditions
Contact Us | Copyright 1999-2007 ADVFN PLC. | Privacy Policy | Investment Warning | Data accreditations | Investor Relations

ADVFNADVFN ItalyADVFN GermanyADVFN FranceADVFN BrazilADVFN JapanADVFN UKADVFN US noad