November 7, 2017
AEP Names Llende Vice President, Tax
James X. Llende will join American Electric Power Nov. 9 as vice president, Tax, with responsibility for AEP 's federal, state and local tax compliance, tax audit, tax accounting and tax planning functions. He will replace Mark Pyle, who will retire from the company Jan. 28, 2018. Llende, 49, is currently senior tax director at NextEra Energy Inc. He will report to Joseph Buonaiuto, senior vice president, controller and chief accounting officer.
November 3, 2017
AEP To Fuel 5 To 7 Percent Earnings Growth With Investments In Regulated Business And Renewables; Raises CapEx
American Electric Power is increasing capital investment in its regulated operations and new, renewable generation over the next three years to provide more advanced, cleaner energy solutions for its customers. The company reaffirmed its 2018 operating earnings (earnings excluding special items) guidance range of $3.75 to $3.95 per share and its projected operating earnings growth rate of 5 to 7 percent. The company also reaffirmed its narrowed 2017 operating earnings guidance of $3.55 to $3.68 per share. AEP management will discuss the company's financial outlook and earnings growth strategy at the annual Edison Electric Institute Financial Conference that begins Sunday in Lake Buena Vista, Florida.