Opening and Closing Bell on Wall Street
On Friday, Jan. 3, representatives from Ameren Corporation will visit the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).
Ameren enters 2014 focused on its rate-regulated utilities, following the divestiture of substantially all of its merchant generation business in December of 2013. To highlight the occasion, Ameren Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Tom Voss will ring the NYSE Closing Bell. Ameren will complete its exit from its merchant generation business upon finalization, expected soon, of the pending sale of three merchant gas-fired energy centers.
St. Louis-based Ameren Corporation powers the quality of life for 2.4 million electric customers and more than 900,000 natural gas customers in a 64,000-square-mile area through its Ameren Missouri and Ameren Illinois rate-regulated utility subsidiaries. Ameren Illinois provides electric and natural gas delivery service while Ameren Missouri provides vertically integrated electric service, with generating capacity of 10,300 megawatts, and natural gas delivery service. Ameren Transmission of Illinois develops regional electric transmission projects. Follow the company on Twitter @AmerenCorp. For more information, visit Ameren.com.