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Southern Company to Acquire AGL Resources in $12 Billion Transaction,
Creating Leading U.S. Electric and Gas Utility
- Creation of new, U.S.-leading electric and natural gas utility with approximately nine million utility customers in nine states.
- AGL Resources shareholders to receive $66 per share, a premium of 36 percent.
- A conference call and webcast for the financial community will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, August 24.
- Additional details can be found in the press release announcing the transaction.
- Benefits of the transaction for AGL Resources' shareholders can be found here.
AGL Resources (NYSE: GAS) is an Atlanta-based energy services holding company with operations in natural gas distribution, retail operations, wholesale services and midstream operations. AGL Resources serves approximately 4.5 million utility customers through its regulated distribution subsidiaries in seven states. The company also serves approximately 630,000 retail energy customers and approximately 1.2 million customer service contracts through its SouthStar Energy Services joint venture and Pivotal Home Solutions, which market natural gas and related home services. Other non-utility businesses include asset management for natural gas wholesale customers through Sequent Energy Management and ownership and operation of natural gas storage facilities. AGL Resources is a member of the S&P 500 Index.
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|Dec 17, 2015||Southern Company, AGL Resources file merger request in Georgia|ATLANTA, Dec. 17, 2015 – In a joint filing today with the Georgia Public Service Commission, Southern Company (NYSE: SO) and AGL Resources (NYSE: GAS) requested that the Commission find that their proposed merger complies with applicable Georgia law. The combination would unite two Georgia-based energy leaders that together serve approximately 9 million electric and gas utility customers in nine states.
When completed, the combination of Southern Company and AGL Resources is expected t...
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| Utility Customers Served:|
nearly 4.5 million
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|Ticker Symbols: GAS (NYSE)|
|Newspaper Listing: AGL Res|