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Westar Energy Inc (WR.N)

WR.N on New York Stock Exchange

53.11USD
23 Jun 2017
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About

Westar Energy, Inc. is an electric utility. The Company provides electric generation, transmission and distribution services. The Company provides these services in central and northeastern Kansas, including the cities of Topeka, Lawrence, Manhattan, Salina and Hutchinson. Its subsidiary, Kansas Gas and Electric Company (KGE),... (more)

Overall

Beta: 0.43
Market Cap(Mil.): $7,546.58
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 142.09
Dividend: 0.40
Yield (%): 3.01

Financials

  WR.N Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 22.28 9.42 13.11
EPS (TTM): 2.38 -- --
ROI: 3.48 10.20 6.81
ROE: 9.09 14.76 11.08

BRIEF-Kansas Corp Commission denies Great Plains Energy and Westar Energy petition for reconsideration

* Kansas Corporation Commission denies Great Plains Energy and Westar Energy petition for reconsideration

May 23 2017

BRIEF-Westar Energy Q1 earnings per share $0.42

* Q1 earnings per share view $0.45 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

May 09 2017

Great Plains, Westar seek time to rescue $12.2 bln utility tie-up

NEW YORK, May 4 Great Plains Energy Inc, the owner of regulated power utility Kansas City Power & Light, and Westar Energy Inc said on Thursday they will hold talks aimed at revising their planned $12.2 billion tie-up to address regulatory concerns.

May 04 2017

BRIEF-Great Plains Energy and Westar Energy file petition with KCC

* Great Plains Energy and Westar Energy file petition for reconsideration with kansas corporation commission

May 04 2017

BRIEF-Westar Energy & Great Plains Energy filed joint application with Kansas Corporation Commission requesting approval of merger

* Westar Energy - on June 28, 2016, co & great plains energy filed joint application with Kansas Corporation Commission requesting approval of merger

Apr 20 2017

BRIEF-Westar Energy received a notice from administrator of Westar Energy employees' 401(K) savings plan - SEC Filing

* Westar Energy Inc - On March 29, 2017 received a notice from administrator of Westar Energy, Inc. employees' 401(K) savings plan - SEC Filing

Apr 04 2017

BRIEF-Great Plains Energy announces offering of senior notes to finance a portion of Westar Acquisition

* Great Plains Energy announces offering of senior notes to finance a portion of westar acquisition

Mar 06 2017

BRIEF-Westar Energy expects to settle the issuance, sale of $300 mln of some bonds

* Westar Energy -on March 6, 2017, expect to settle issuance and sale of $300 million in aggregate principal amount of first mortgage bonds, 3.100% series due 2027

Mar 03 2017

BRIEF-GREAT PLAINS ENERGY REPORTS Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.39

* Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $0.10 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S

Feb 23 2017

BRIEF- Westar Energy Q4 earnings per share $0.38

* Q4 earnings per share view $0.42 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S

Feb 22 2017

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