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Westar Energy Inc (WR.N)

WR.N on New York Stock Exchange

54.33USD
24 Mar 2017
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$-0.26 (-0.48%)
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WR.N

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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: 0.41
Market Cap(Mil.): $7,754.24
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 142.04
Dividend: 0.40
Yield (%): 2.93

Financials

  WR.N Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 22.50 8.38 13.57
EPS (TTM): 2.43 -- --
ROI: 3.56 10.15 6.53
ROE: 9.27 14.22 10.95

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

BRIEF-Western Potash Corp announces corporate restructuring

* Under arrangement, western resources will acquire all of issued and outstanding common shares of company

Feb 01 2017

BRIEF-Westar Energy reports Q3 earnings per share $1.09

* Westar Energy Inc - affirmed its 2016 earnings guidance of $2.38 to $2.53 per share with a bias towards upper end of range

Nov 01 2016

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