On Thursday, March 28, executives and guests of Wisconsin Energy Corporation (NYSE: WEC), will visit the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) to mark the company's 65th anniversary of listing. The company's common stock began trading on the NYSE on November 21, 1947.
To mark this occasion, CEO Gale Klappa will ring the NYSE Closing Bell.
About Wisconsin Energy Corporation:
Wisconsin Energy Corporation (NYSE: WEC), based in Milwaukee, is one of the nation's premier energy companies, serving more than 1.1 million electric customers in Wisconsin and Michigan's Upper Peninsula and 1.1 million natural gas customers in Wisconsin. The company's principal utility is We Energies. The company's other major subsidiary, We Power, designs, builds and owns electric generating plants. Wisconsin Energy (...
Stocks rallied today, sending the S&P 500 and Dow Jones to fresh historic highs despite discouraging economic data, as the reopening of banks in Cyprus eased concern about Europe’s debt crisis.
On the economic front, the number of American filings for unemployment benefits rose last week to 357K (340K expected), compared to a revised 341K the week prior.
Consumer confidence in the US fell to its lowest level in six weeks. Consumer Comfort Index dropped to -34.4 in the week ended March 24 from -33.9 as Americans’ views of the economy deteriorated to the lowest point since early February.
Shares of retailers, restaurant chains and other companies that depend on discretionary consumer spending jumped more than 233% as a group since the bottom of the bear market to lead gains among the 10 main groups in the S&P 500. Gauges of financial and industrial companies have almost tripled, while...
A delegation of banks and related financial sector institutions from Turkey visit The Netherlands for a two-day knowledge exchange on the topic of sustainable banking titled “Sustainable Banking in Practice: Experience Exchange on Managing the Risk & Creating Opportunities”.
This event is co-organized by the United Nations Global Compact Local Networks of the Netherlands and Turkey. The aim of this delegation is to share approaches of sustainability for the financial services sector by learning directly from the experience of Dutch banks. To mark this event, Ms Deniz Özturk,United Nations Global Compact Turkey Representative, sounds the closing gong at NYSE Euronext Amsterdam.
Parsippany, N.J.-based Pinnacle Foods Inc., a producer, marketer and distributor of branded food products including Birds Eye®, Duncan Hines®, Vlasic®, Mrs. Butterworth’s® and many other well-recognized brands, will visit the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on Thursday, March 28 to highlight the company’s completion of its initial public offering and first day of trading. Pinnacle Foods will trade on the NYSE under the ticker symbol “PF.”
To underscore this momentous day, CEO Bob Gamgort, along with members of Pinnacle Foods’ leadership team, will ring the NYSE Opening Bell® and visit the trading floor for the stock opening.
About Pinnacle Foods (Source: Pinnacle Foods)
Every day, in more than 85% of American households, consumers reach for Pinnacle Foods brands. Pinnacle Foods...
Two weeks ago, the Startup America team returned from SXSW Interactive, perhaps the most hyped confluence of startups in the country. And for good reason: more than 20,000 people attend to pitch their companies, witness the latest innovations, hear from leading entrepreneurs, check out the newest apps and attend a party or two. Founders and their teams can check out hundreds of panels with topics ranging from angle investing to lean strategies. One complaint we’ve heard from startups is that, much like the real world, it’s very difficult to make meaningful connection amidst all of the noise at SXSWi. So, we set out to remedy that problem for our members.