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Westar Energy Inc (WR.N)

WR.N on New York Stock Exchange

54.99USD
14 Dec 2017
Change (% chg)

$-0.36 (-0.65%)
Prev Close
$55.35
Open
$55.32
Day's High
$55.46
Day's Low
$54.84
Volume
151,754
Avg. Vol
172,794
52-wk High
$57.47
52-wk Low
$49.22

Revenue & Earnings Per Share

    Revenue* Earnings Per Share**
FY 2017 Sep '17 794.33 1.109
Jun '17 609.32 0.504
Mar '17 572.57 0.417
FY 2016 Dec '16 606.53 0.377
Sep '16 764.65 1.083
Jun '16 621.45 0.507
Mar '16 569.45 0.460
FY 2015 Dec '15 545.97 0.275
Sep '15 732.83 0.971
Jun '15 589.56 0.463
Mar '15 590.81 0.375
 
*Note: Units in Millions ofU.S. Dollars
**Note: Units in U.S. Dollars

Consensus Estimates Analysis

  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 3 647.70 677.19 626.00 656.68
Quarter Ending Mar-18 2 601.36 606.29 596.43 --
Year Ending Dec-17 6 2,601.48 2,644.29 2,562.10 2,670.48
Year Ending Dec-18 5 2,694.42 2,740.00 2,648.00 2,712.68
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 4 0.41 0.44 0.36 0.40
Quarter Ending Mar-18 2 0.46 0.46 0.46 0.47
Year Ending Dec-17 9 2.47 2.56 2.39 2.52
Year Ending Dec-18 8 2.61 2.84 2.50 2.56
LT Growth Rate (%) 1 2.80 2.80 2.80 2.80
Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD);

Valuation Ratios

  Company industry sector
P/E Ratio (TTM) 22.87 14.41 17.79
P/E High - Last 5 Yrs. 23.21 40.43 29.10
P/E Low - Last 5 Yrs. 13.32 7.44 9.28
Beta 0.46 1.03 1.08
Price to Sales (TTM) 3.03 3.09 2.64
Price to Book (MRQ) 1.99 1.46 1.34
Price to Tangible Book (MRQ) 1.99 3.89 2.55
Price to Cash Flow (TTM) 10.85 7.88 7.51
% Owned Institutions 75.25 1.60 0.95

Dividends

  Company industry sector
Dividend Yield 2.90 2.40 3.07
Dividend Yield - 5 Year Avg 3.48 2.36 2.83
Dividend 5 Year Growth Rate 3.22 6.14 -2.57
Payout Ratio(TTM) 65.91 15.85 46.21

Growth Rates

  Company industry sector
Sales (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago 3.88 -31.89 -11.69
Sales (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago 3.25 -16.15 -8.88
Sales - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 3.37 14.18 9.43
EPS (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago 2.39 200.89 86.61
EPS (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago 3.67 -- --
EPS - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 4.68 24.47 6.76
Capital Spending - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 9.28 33.06 32.38

Financial Strength

  Company industry sector
Quick Ratio (MRQ) 0.65 1.22 1.94
Current Ratio (MRQ) 1.07 1.32 2.08
LT Debt to Equity (MRQ) 95.91 137.62 103.53
Total Debt to Equity (MRQ) 101.45 164.44 118.65
Interest Coverage (TTM) 4.40 7.27 8.20

Profitability Ratios

  Company industry sector
Gross Margin (TTM) -- 24.34 25.34
Gross Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. -- 4.50 19.83
EBITD Margin (TTM) 39.51 -- --
EBITD - 5 Yr. Avg 37.17 46.51 38.97
Operating Margin (TTM) 25.45 36.44 22.95
Operating Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 25.11 36.53 29.49
Pre-Tax Margin (TTM) 19.16 29.10 14.75
Pre-Tax Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 18.82 27.19 25.58
Net Profit Margin (TTM) 13.86 20.94 8.74
Net Profit Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 12.80 18.88 18.95
Effective Tax Rate (TTM) 27.63 28.82 33.30
Effective Tax Rate - 5 Yr. Avg. 31.98 26.85 24.63

Efficiency

  Company industry sector
Revenue/Employee (TTM) 1,145,855 892,573,897 7,561,464,734
Net Income/Employee (TTM) 158,846 280,241,810 536,675,033
Receivable Turnover (TTM) 8.19 8.78 9.02
Inventory Turnover (TTM) 3.11 21.07 18.76
Asset Turnover (TTM) 0.23 0.23 0.35

Management Effectiveness

  Company industry sector
Return on Assets (TTM) 3.13 3.92 3.37
Return on Assets - 5 Yr. Avg. 3.14 4.26 7.65
Return on Investment (TTM) 3.36 5.22 4.25
Return on Investment - 5 Yr. Avg. 3.45 5.56 9.28
Return on Equity (TTM) 8.88 10.06 7.95
Return on Equity - 5 Yr. Avg. 9.35 8.89 15.06
  1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
Sales % 4.19 2.62 3.37
EPS (TTM) % 16.07 2.21 4.68
Dividend % 38.89 3.57 3.22
Note: Units in Millions of US Dollars

Performance for Westar Energy Inc

Period %
Actual
% vs.
S&P 500
Rank In
Industry
Industry
Rank
4 Week -0.61 -4.21 79 58
13 Week 7.85 0.77 99 23
26 Week 2.68 -6.63 99 23
52 Week -3.76 -18.64 42 45
YTD -2.25 -18.22 51 47
Note:: Rank is a percentile that ranges from 0 to 99, with 99 = best.

Institutional Holders

% Shares Owned: 75.27%
# of Holders: 497
Total Shares Held: 106,959,152
3 Mo. Net Change: 1,298,352
# New Positions: 45
# Closed Positions: 36
# Increased Positions: 208
# Reduced Positions: 168
# Net Buyers: 40
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