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07/21/16WEC Energy Group declares quarterly dividend
MILWAUKEE, July 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of WEC Energy Group (NYSE: WEC) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of 49.50 cents a share on the company's common stock.  The dividend is payable Sept. 1, 2016, to stockholders of record on Aug. 12, 2016. This marks the 296th consecutive quarter – dating back to 1942 – that the company will have paid a dividend to its stockholders. WEC Energy Group (NYSE: WEC), based in Milwaukee, is one of the nation's premier energy ... 
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07/20/16WEC Energy Group announces 2016 second-quarter earnings news release and conference call
MILWAUKEE, July 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- WEC Energy Group Inc. (NYSE: WEC) will issue its 2016 second-quarter earnings news release before the stock market opens Wednesday, July 27, 2016. A conference call for security analysts is scheduled for the same day at 1:30 p.m. Central time.  To listen to webcast Go to wecenergygroup.com. Select '2nd quarter earnings' and then select 'Webcast' at any point within 15 minutes of the start of the presentation, which begins at 1:30 p.m. Central time.... 
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06/20/16WEC Energy Group's Leverett to participate in J.P. Morgan Inaugural Energy Equity Conference
MILWAUKEE, June 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Who: Allen L. Leverett, president and chief executive officer of WEC Energy Group (NYSE: WEC) What: Presentation at J.P. Morgan Inaugural Energy Equity Conference When: Monday, June 27, at 12:40 p.m. Central time Where: Waldorf Astoria, 301 Park Ave., New York, NY Note: The presentation will be available on a live audio webcast via a link on wecenergygroup.com.  A replay will be available after the presentation and accessible for ... 
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05/05/16Leverett cites milestones in customer satisfaction, reliability, safety performance at annual meeting
MILWAUKEE, May 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- At the WEC Energy Group's (NYSE: WEC) annual meeting of stockholders today, President and Chief Executive Officer Allen Leverett highlighted 2015 accomplishments and milestones, including the successful acquisition of Integrys Energy. Leverett cited the following 2015 highlights: Customer satisfaction We Energies was ranked in the top quartile in the Midwest for customer service, as well as power quality, in the J.D. Power and Associates 2015 E... 
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05/03/16WEC Energy Group posts first quarter results
MILWAUKEE, May 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- WEC Energy Group Inc. (NYSE: WEC) recorded net income based on generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) of $346.2 million or $1.09 per share for the first quarter of 2016. WEC Energy Group was formed on June 29, 2015 when Wisconsin Energy completed the acquisition of Integrys. WEC Energy's earnings per share for the first quarter, excluding acquisition costs, increased by 19 cents a share, from 90 cents in the first quarter of 2015 to $1.09 in the... 
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04/26/16WEC Energy Group announces 2016 first-quarter earnings news release and conference call
MILWAUKEE, April 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- WEC Energy Group Inc. (NYSE: WEC) will issue its 2016 first-quarter earnings news release before the stock market opens Tuesday, May 3, 2016. A conference call for security analysts is scheduled for the same day at 1 p.m. Central time.  To listen to webcast Go to wecenergygroup.com. Select '1st quarter earnings' and then select 'Webcast' at any point within 15 minutes of the start of the presentation, which begins at 1 p.m. Central time. A packe... 
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04/21/16WEC Energy Group Declares Quarterly Dividend
MILWAUKEE, April 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of WEC Energy Group (NYSE: WEC) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of 49.50 cents a share on the company's common stock.  The dividend is payable June 1, 2016, to stockholders of record on May 13, 2016.  This marks the 295th consecutive quarter – dating back to 1942 – that the company will have paid a dividend to its stockholders. WEC Energy Group (NYSE: WEC), based in Milwaukee, is one of the nation's premier energy ... 
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02/16/16Integrys Holding Announces Preliminary Results of Tender Offer, Increase in Tender Cap and Initial Settlement of Tender Offer
MILWAUKEE -- Integrys Holding, Inc. (“Integrys”), a  wholly-owned subsidiary of WEC Energy Group, Inc. (NYSE: WEC), today announced the  Early Tender Date (as defined below) results and the determination of the Total  Consideration, as shown in the table below, for its previously announced  modified “Dutch Auction” tender offer (the “Tender Offer”) to purchase the  maximum aggregate principal amount of its 6.11% Junior Subordinated Notes due  2066 (the &l... 
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02/04/16WEC Energy Group posts 2015 fourth quarter and full-year results
MILWAUKEE, Feb. 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- WEC Energy Group, Inc. (NYSE: WEC) today recorded net income based on generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) of $179.3 million or 57 cents a share for the fourth quarter of 2015.  WEC Energy Group was formed on June 29, 2015 when Wisconsin Energy completed the acquisition of Integrys. Wisconsin Energy's stand-alone earnings for the fourth quarter, excluding Integrys earnings and acquisition costs, rose to 63 cents a share.  In the corresponding... 
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02/01/16Integrys Holding Commences Tender Offer for 6.11% Junior Subordinated Notes
MILWAUKEE -- Integrys Holding, Inc. ("Integrys"), a wholly-owned subsidiary of WEC Energy Group, Inc. (NYSE:  WEC), today announced that it has commenced a modified "Dutch Auction" cash tender offer (the "Offer") to purchase the maximum aggregate principal  amount of its 6.11% Junior Subordinated Notes due 2066 (the "Notes") that it can purchase for up to $100 million (excluding accrued and unpaid interest and excluding fees and expenses) (the "Tender Cap").  The Offer will expire at 1... 
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01/28/16WEC Energy Group announces 2015 fourth-quarter, year-end earnings news release and conference call
MILWAUKEE, Jan. 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- WEC Energy Group Inc. (NYSE: WEC) will issue its 2015 fourth-quarter and year-end earnings news release before the stock market opens Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016. A conference call for security analysts is scheduled for the same day at 1 p.m. Central time.  To listen to webcast Go to wecenergygroup.com. Select '4th quarter, year-end earnings' and then select 'Webcast' at any point within 15 minutes of the start of the presentation, which begins at 1 p.m. ... 
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01/28/16WEC Energy Group announces leadership changes effective May 1
- Klappa to serve as non-executive board chairman - Leverett joins board and will become chief executive officer - Rigor in succession planning supports smooth transition MILWAUKEE, Jan. 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of WEC Energy Group (NYSE: WEC) today announced that effective May 1, 2016, Gale Klappa, age 65, will retire as chief executive officer and become non-executive chairman. As part of the company's leadership succession plan, Allen Leverett, age 49, will suc... 
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01/21/16WEC Energy Group raises quarterly dividend
MILWAUKEE, Jan. 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of WEC Energy Group, Inc. (NYSE: WEC) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of 49.50 cents a share on the company's common stock, an increase of 8.2 percent over the current quarterly dividend of 45.75 cents a share. This raises the annual dividend rate to $1.98 a share.  The higher dividend is payable March 1, 2016, to stockholders of record on Feb. 12, 2016. This marks the 294th consecutive quarter – dating back to 1942 – t... 
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