|Bid||200.40 x 534900|
|Ask||205.00 x 144700|
|Day's range||201.40 - 203.80|
|52-week range||119.71 - 248.39|
|PE ratio (TTM)||6.47|
|Earnings date||1 Aug 2017|
|Dividend & yield||0.15 (6.01%)|
|1y target est||208.00|
HOUSTON, July 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Direct Energy®, one of North America's largest retail providers of electricity, natural gas, and home and business energy-related services, today announced that it will be extending its Connect to Comfort 24 Plan to both natural gas and power customers in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island and the District of Columbia. With Connect to Comfort 24, customers will receive the Hive Heating & Cooling plan with the Hive Active Thermostat, enabling them to get clever heating and cooling control anytime, anywhere.
The extension of an outage at Norway's Kollsnes gas processing plant on Wednesday lifted British gas prices on expectations of tighter supply over the next few months. Norwegian gas system operator Gassco extended an unplanned outage at Kollsnes until Oct (Shenzhen: 000069.SZ - news) . 1 on Wednesday to repair damage to a piece of equipment, prompting a rally in British wholesale gas prices.
Britain's largest energy supplier British Gas, owned by utility Centrica (Frankfurt: A0DK6K - news) , has paid a total of 1.1 million pounds ($1.4 million) to customers in compensation for missed or delayed appointments, the country's energy regulator said on Thursday. Regulator Ofgem said the company had approached it about its failure to compensate 12,000 customers when third-party agents missed or delayed appointments and had made required amends, meaning it did not intend to take further action. British Gas has paid each customer affected, mainly business energy users, 60 pounds for the initial failed appointment and for not compensating them within the required 10 days, plus 30 pounds in extra compensation, Ofgem said.