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Westar Energy (WR)

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Fundamentals

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  • Market Capitalization, $K 7,874,628
  • Shares Outstanding, K 142,090
  • Annual Sales, $ 2,562 M
  • Annual Income, $ 346,580 K
  • 36-Month Beta 0.41
  • Price/Sales 3.10
  • Price/Cash Flow 10.94
  • Price/Book 2.05

Price Performance

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Period Period Low Period High Performance
1-Month
51.92 +6.59%
on 10/25/17
55.91 -1.02%
on 11/16/17
+2.35 (+4.43%)
since 10/20/17
3-Month
49.20 +12.48%
on 09/27/17
55.91 -1.02%
on 11/16/17
+4.32 (+8.47%)
since 08/18/17
52-Week
49.20 +12.48%
on 09/27/17
57.50 -3.76%
on 12/16/16
-1.67 (-2.93%)
since 11/18/16

Most Recent Stories

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Initiating Research Reports on Utilities Equities -- FuelCell Energy, Pattern Energy, UGI Corp., and Westar Energy

If you want a Stock Review on FCEL, PEGI, UGI, or WR then come over to http://dailystocktracker.com/register/ and sign up for your free customized report. The Utilities sector is popular among value investors...

PEGI : 21.84 (-1.31%)
FCEL : 1.55 (-1.90%)
UGI : 47.60 (-0.77%)
WR : 55.41 (-0.02%)
Westar Energy announces 3rd quarter 2017 results

Westar Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WR) today announced earnings of $158 million, or $1.11 per share, for the third quarter 2017 compared with earnings of $155 million, or $1.09 per share, for the third quarter...

WR : 55.41 (-0.02%)
Westar Energy schedules conference call to discuss 3rd quarter results

On Oct. 31, 2017, Westar Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WR) plans to release third-quarter 2017 earnings after market close. On Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017, the company plans to host its quarterly conference call and...

WR : 55.41 (-0.02%)
Great Plains Energy and Westar Energy Schedule Special Shareholder Meetings

--Anticipate Merger Close in First Half of 2018

WR : 55.41 (-0.02%)
GXP : 33.90 (-0.44%)
Westar Energy to webcast 2017 annual shareholder meeting

On Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017, Westar Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WR) will conduct its 2017 Annual Meeting of Shareholders in the Wymore Auditorium at Westar Energy's Corporate Headquarters in Topeka, Kan. The audio...

WR : 55.41 (-0.02%)
GXP : 33.90 (-0.44%)
Pre-Market Technical Pulse on Utilities Stocks -- UGI Corp., Westar Energy, FuelCell Energy, and Pattern Energy

If you want a Stock Review on UGI, WR, FCEL, or PEGI then come over to http://dailystocktracker.com/register/ and sign up for your free customized report. DailyStockTracker.com revisits the Diversified...

PEGI : 21.84 (-1.31%)
FCEL : 1.55 (-1.90%)
UGI : 47.60 (-0.77%)
WR : 55.41 (-0.02%)
Westar Energy declares dividend

The Westar Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WR) Board of Directors today declared a quarterly dividend of 40 cents per share payable October 2, 2017, on the company's common stock. The dividends are payable to shareholders...

WR : 55.41 (-0.02%)
Best Relative Performance in the Electric Utilities Industry Detected in Shares of Great Plains Ene (GXP, AEP, EXC, PNW, WR)

We looked at the Electric Utilities industry and measured relative performance to find the top stocks. Relative outperformance is a bullish sign of underlying fundamental and technical strength. We look...

EXC : 41.34 (+0.19%)
PNW : 89.38 (-0.74%)
WR : 55.41 (-0.02%)
AEP : 76.35 (-0.04%)
GXP : 33.90 (-0.44%)
Great Plains Energy (GXP) Q2 Earnings Miss, Revenues Up Y/Y

Great Plains Energy's (GXP) earnings lagged the Zacks Consensus Estimate in the second quarter, primarily due to cooler weather and higher depreciation.

D : 81.25 (-0.09%)
WR : 55.41 (-0.02%)
GXP : 33.90 (-0.44%)
NEE : 155.59 (-0.29%)
Investor Network: Westar Energy, Inc. to Host Earnings Call

NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / August 9, 2017 / Westar Energy, Inc. (NYSE: WR) will be discussing their earnings results in their Q2 Earnings Call to be held on Wednesday, August 9, 2017 at 10:00 AM Eastern...

WR : 55.41 (-0.02%)

Barchart Technical Opinion

The Barchart Technical Opinion rating is a 96% Buy with a Average short term outlook on maintaining the current direction.

Longer term, the trend strength is Maximum. Long term indicators fully support a continuation of the trend.

The market is approaching overbought territory. Be watchful of a trend reversal.

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Business Summary

Westar Energy, Inc. is Kansas' largest electric utility. Westar has 7,200 MW of electric generation capacity fueled by coal, uranium, natural gas, wind and landfill gas. They are a leader in electric transmission in Kansas. Their innovative customer service programs include mobile-enabled customer care,...

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Key Turning Points

2nd Resistance Point 55.99
1st Resistance Point 55.71
Last Price 55.41
1st Support Level 55.23
2nd Support Level 55.03

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52-Week High 57.50
Last Price 55.41
Fibonacci 61.8% 54.33
Fibonacci 50% 53.35
Fibonacci 38.2% 52.37
52-Week Low 49.20

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