By Matt Tindall at 16 May, at 00 : 07 AM
AGL Resources Inc. (NYSE:AGL) percentage change dropped -1.42%, to close at $41.04 and its overall traded volume was 355,408.00 shares in the last trading session. AGL opened at $41.58 and is trading within the range of $40.85-$41.75. The 52-week range of the stock is $34.21 – $42.34. The market capitalization of the company stands at $3.21B and it has 78.26M outstanding shares.AGL Resources Inc. (AGL Resources) is a energy services holding company whose principal business is the distribution of natural gas in six states: Florida, Georgia, Maryland, New Jersey, Tennessee and Virginia. As of December 31, 2010, the Company’s six utilities served approximately 2.3 million end-use customers. It is also involved in several related and complementary businesses, including retail natural gas marketing to end-use customers in Georgia, Ohio and Florida; natural gas asset management and related logistics activities for each of its utilities, as well as for non-affiliated companies; natural gas storage arbitrage and related activities; and the development and operation of natural gas storage assets. The Company operates in four operating segments: distribution operations, retail energy operations, wholesale services and energy investments, and a non-operating corporate segment. In July 2010, the Company sold AGL Networks, its telecommunication business.
American Vanguard Corp. (NYSE:AVD) percentage change grew 0.40%, to close at $10.06 and its overall traded volume was 167,177.00 shares in the last trading session. AVD opened the day at $10.06, it made an intraday low of $9.99 and an intraday high of $10.12. The stock has a 52 week range of $5.93 – $10.49. AVD’s market capitalization is $299.93M and it has 29.81M outstanding shares.American Vanguard Corporation operates as a holding company. The Company conducts its business through its subsidiaries, AMVAC Chemical Corporation (AMVAC), GemChem, Inc. (GemChem), 2110 Davie Corporation (DAVIE), AMVAC Chemical UK Ltd. (Chemical UK), Quimica Amvac de Mexico S.A. de C.V. (Quimica Amvac), AMVAC Switzerland GmbH, AMVAC do Brasil Representacoes Ltda, Environmental Mediation, Inc (EMI), and AMVAC de Costa Rica Sociedad Anonima.
American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) fell -0.10%, to close at $49.49 and its overall traded volume was 8.20M shares in the last trading session. AXP shares were trading within the range of $49.30-$49.99 while its opening price was $49.77. The stock has a 52 week range of $37.13 – $50.47. The market capitalization of the company stands at $59.49B and it has 1.20B outstanding shares.American Express Company (American Express) is a bank holding company. Its principal products and services are charge and credit payment card products and travel-related services offered to consumers and businesses. American Express has four segments: U.S. Card Services, International Card Services, Global Commercial Services (GCS), and Global Network & Merchant Services (GNMS). Its products and services include charge and credit card products, expense management products and services, consumer and business travel services, stored value products, such as Travelers Cheques and other prepaid products, network services, merchant acquisition and processing, point-of-sale, servicing and settlement and marketing and information products and services for merchants, and fee services. They are sold to diverse customer groups, including consumers, small businesses, middle-market companies, and corporations. Its subsidiary is American Express Travel Related Services Company, Inc. (TRS).
Black Hills Corporation (NYSE:BKH) percentage change dropped -1.09%, to close at $31.69 and its overall traded volume was 328,605.00 shares in the last trading session. BKH shares were trading within the range of $31.60-$32.06 while its opening price was $32.00. The stock has a 52 week range of $27.34 – $34.85. The market capitalization of the company stands at $1.25B and it has 39.41M outstanding shares.Black Hills Corporation is a diversified energy company. The Company operates principally in the United States with two business groups: Utilities and Non-regulated Energy. Its Utilities Group consists of its regulated electric utilities and regulated gas utilities segments, and its Non-regulated Energy Group consists of its oil and gas, power generation, coal mining, and energy marketing segments. The Company’s regulated Electric Utilities segment includes the operations of Cheyenne Light, a combination electric and gas utility, and its approximately 33,900 gas utility customers in Wyoming. Its regulated Gas Utilities segment serves approximately 528,300 natural gas utility customers in Colorado, Nebraska, Iowa and Kansas.
Cleco Corporation (NYSE:CNL) percentage change dropped -1.47%, to close at $34.95 and its overall traded volume was 426,632.00 shares in the last trading session. CNL opened at $35.42 and is trading within the range of $34.77-$35.47. The stock has a 52 week range of $25.27 – $35.66. The market capitalization of the company stands at $2.13B and it has 60.98M outstanding shares.Cleco Corporation is a public utility company, which holds investments in several subsidiaries. The Company operates in two business segments: Cleco Power and Midstream. Cleco Power, an integrated electric utility services company regulated by the Louisiana Public Service Commission (LPSC), Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), and other regulators, which serves approximately 276,000 customers across Louisiana and also engages in energy management activities. Midstream, an energy company regulated by FERC owns and operates the power plant (Evangeline). As of December 31, 2009, Midstream also owns a 50% interest in a merchant power plant (Acadia) and operates the plant on behalf of its partner.