Oct 27 (Reuters) - Portland General Electric Co :Portland General Electric announces third quarter 2017 results.Reaffirms FY 2017 earnings per share view $2.20 to $2.35.Q3 earnings per share $0.44.Q3 earnings per share view $0.38 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.settlement reached on all issues in 2018 general rate case.company is reaffirming 2017 earnings guidance of $2.20-$2.35 per diluted share.PGE joined western energy imbalance market on Oct. 1.Q3 revenue $515 million versus $484 million year ago.Sees 2017 depreciation and amortization expense between $340 million and $350 million.Sees 2017 operating and maintenance costs between $555 million and $575 million.PGE is engaged in bilateral negotiations with owners of existing regional resources to fill its capacity need.Following outcome of bilateral talks & waiver process, co may request approval from OPUC to issue RFPs for remaining capacity need.Since issuing IRP, co has identified potential benchmark wind resource that could have nameplate capacity of up to about 300 MW.
Portland General Electric Co : Portland general electric announces second quarter 2016 results . Q2 earnings per share view $0.43 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Q2 earnings per share $0.42 . Reaffirms fy 2016 earnings per share view $2.05 to $2.20 . Estimates that total final capital expenditures for carty, including afdc, will be approximately $640 million to $660 million . Total revenues for q2, 2016 decreased $22 million compared to q2 2015 . Decrease in q2 eps was due to lower load from mild weather and an increase in common shares outstanding due to new shares issued Further company coverage: [POR.N] (Bengaluru Newsroom +91 80 6749-1130; within U.S. +1 646 223 8780).