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Westar Energy Inc (WR.N)

WR.N on New York Stock Exchange

52.92USD
27 May 2016
Change (% chg)

$0.02 (+0.04%)
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$52.90
Open
$52.84
Day's High
$53.18
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$52.58
Volume
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$55.46
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$33.88

WR.N

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About

Westar Energy, Inc. (Westar Energy) is an electric utility in Kansas. The Company provides electric generation, transmission and distribution services to approximately 700,000 customers in Kansas. The Company provides these services in central and northeastern Kansas, including the cities of Topeka, Lawrence, Manhattan, Salina... (more)

Overall

Beta: 0.34
Market Cap(Mil.): $7,497.77
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 141.68
Dividend: 0.38
Yield (%): 2.87

Financials

  WR.N Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 24.41 44.29 23.09
EPS (TTM): 2.17 -- --
ROI: 3.33 2.75 5.31
ROE: 8.77 7.17 10.54

BRIEF-Westar Energy sees FY 2016 EPS $2.38-$2.53

* FY 2016 earnings per share view $2.43 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S

May 03 2016

Westar Energy draws takeover interest from Ameren: Bloomberg

Westar Energy Inc , the biggest power company in Kansas, has drawn takeover interest from St. Louis-based utility Ameren Corp as well as an investor consortium, Bloomberg reported on Friday, citing people familiar with the matter.

Apr 08 2016

UPDATE 1-Westar Energy draws takeover interest from Ameren - Bbg

April 8 Westar Energy Inc, the biggest power company in Kansas, has drawn takeover interest from St. Louis-based utility Ameren Corp as well as an investor consortium, Bloomberg reported on Friday, citing people familiar with the matter.

Apr 08 2016

Westar Energy draws takeover interest from Ameren, investor consortium - Bloomberg

April 8 Westar Energy Inc, the biggest power company in Kansas, has drawn takeover interest from Ameren Corp as well as an investor consortium, Bloomberg reported on Friday, citing people familiar with the matter.

Apr 08 2016

BRIEF-Westar said to attract bid interest from Ameren,investor group includes Borealis Infrastructure,Canada Pension Plan Investment Board- Bloomberg

* Westar said to attract bid interest from Ameren,investor group includes Borealis Infrastructure,Canada Pension Plan Investment Board- Bloomberg

Apr 08 2016

Westar Energy exploring strategic options including sale - Bloomberg

March 10 Westar Energy Inc, Kansas' biggest power company, is in early stages of exploring strategic options including a sale, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the matter.

Mar 10 2016

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Analyst Research Reports

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