CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 4 /CNW/ -- Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK) will announce
its year-end and fourth quarter 2007 earnings results at approximately 7 a.m.
ET on Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2008. In addition, the company will provide its 2008
ongoing earnings per share (EPS) employee incentive target.
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An earnings conference call for analysts is scheduled for 10 a.m. ET on
Tuesday, Feb. 5. The conference call can be accessed via the investors'
section ( http://www.duke-energy.com/investors/ ) of Duke Energy's Web site or
by dialing 877-719-9788 in the United States or 719-325-4762 outside the
United States. The confirmation code is 4012588. Please call in five to 10
minutes prior to the scheduled start time. A replay of the conference call
will be available until midnight ET, Feb. 15, 2008, by dialing 888-203-1112
with a confirmation code of 4012588. The international replay number is 719-
457-0820, confirmation code 4012588. A replay and transcript also will be
available by accessing the investors' section of the company's Web site.
Duke Energy, one of the largest electric power companies in the United
States, supplies and delivers energy to approximately 4 million U.S.
customers. The company has approximately 37,000 megawatts of electric
generating capacity in the Midwest and the Carolinas, and natural gas
distribution services in Ohio and Kentucky. In addition, Duke Energy has more
than 4,000 megawatts of electric generation in Latin America, and is a joint-
venture partner in a U.S. real estate company.
Headquartered in Charlotte, N.C., Duke Energy is a Fortune 500 company
traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol DUK. More information
about the company is available on the Internet at: www.duke-energy.com .
Carl Chavis 513-419-5373
Sean Trauschke 980-373-7905
For further information:
For further information: Media, Carl Chavis, +1-513-419-5373, or
Analysts, Sean Trauschke, +1-980-373-7905, both of Duke Energy, or 24-Hour,
+1-704-382-8333 Web Site: http://www.duke-energy.com