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NYSE:EE Investor Notice: Lawsuit Filed in Effort to Halt the Takeover of El Paso Electric Company

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Updated 11:52 AM CDT, Fri, July 26,2019

A lawsuit was filed for investors in shares of El Paso Electric Company (NYSE: EE) in connection with the proposed takeover and El Paso Electric Company (NYSE: EE stockholders should contact the Shareholders Foundation.

San Diego, CA -- (SBWIRE) -- 07/26/2019 -- An investor, who currently holds shares of El Paso Electric Company (NYSE: EE), filed a lawsuit against the takeover of El Paso Electric Company.

Investors who purchased shares of El Paso Electric Company (NYSE: EE) and currently hold any of those El Paso Electric Company (NYSE: EE shares have certain options and should contact the Shareholders Foundation at mail@shareholdersfoundation.com or call +1(858) 779 - 1554.

The plaintiff alleges that the defendants breached their fiduciary duties owed to NYSE: EE stockholders by agreeing to sell El Paso Electric Company. cheaply via an unfair process.

El Paso, TX based El Paso Electric Company, a public utility company, engages in the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity in west Texas and southern New Mexico. On June 3, 2019, El Paso Electric Company (EPE) (NYSE: EE) and the Infrastructure Investments Fund, an investment vehicle advised by J.P. Morgan Investment Management Inc. (IIF), today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which IIF will purchase EPE for $68.25 in cash per share representing an enterprise value of approximately $4.3 billion.

However, plaintiff claims that the proposed consideration NYSE: EE shareholders will receive is grossly inadequate and undervalues El Paso Electric Company. In addition, the plaintiff alleges that the process is also unfair NYSE: EE stockholders

On July 25, 2019, NYSE: EE shares closed at $66.10 per share.

Those who are current investors in El Paso Electric Company (NYSE: EE) shares have certain options and should contact the Shareholders Foundation.

Contact:
Shareholders Foundation, Inc.
Michael Daniels
3111 Camino Del Rio North - Suite 423
92108 San Diego
Phone: +1-(858)-779-1554
Fax: +1-(858)-605-5739
mail@shareholdersfoundation.com

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