NEW YORK, March 14, 2002 — The American Stock Exchange® (Amex®) announced today that Cap Rock Energy Corp. will list its common stock on the Exchange under the ticker symbol RKE.
Cap Rock Energy Corp. is an electric distribution company to customers in rural Texas. The Company was formed as a tax-free cooperative with eligible owners in 1939, but has recently completed a conversion plan to a shareholder owned corporation.
Salvatore F. Sodano, Amex chairman and chief executive officer, said, “In listing at the American Stock Exchange, we will be able to offer Cap Rock Energy the service and quality that a growing company needs to succeed.”
“We are extremely excited to join the American Stock Exchange. We chose the Amex because it understands and supports growing companies. Its advanced specialist system fits our corporate philosophy, helping to build liquidity and long-term shareholder value,” said David W. Pruitt, President & CEO of Cap Rock Energy.
The specialist in Cap Rock Energy Corp. will be AGS Specialist Partners. For further information, please contact 1-800-THE-AMEX.
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