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Westar Energy (WR)

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Fundamentals

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  • Market Capitalization, $K 7,249,432
  • Shares Outstanding, K 142,090
  • Annual Sales, $ 2,562 M
  • Annual Income, $ 346,580 K
  • 36-Month Beta 0.39
  • Price/Sales 2.82
  • Price/Cash Flow 9.96
  • Price/Book 1.88

Price Performance

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Period Period Low Period High Performance
1-Month
49.21 +3.68%
on 07/19/17
51.71 -1.33%
on 08/09/17
+1.55 (+3.13%)
since 07/18/17
3-Month
49.21 +3.68%
on 07/19/17
53.72 -5.03%
on 06/19/17
-0.67 (-1.30%)
since 05/18/17
52-Week
49.21 +3.68%
on 07/19/17
57.50 -11.27%
on 12/16/16
-2.97 (-5.50%)
since 08/18/16

Most Recent Stories

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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 : 78.69 (+0.73%)
WR : 51.02 (+0.24%)
GXP : 31.23 (+0.16%)
NEE : 149.93 (+0.89%)
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 : 51.02 (+0.24%)
Westar Energy announces 2nd quarter 2017 results

Westar Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WR) today announced earnings of $72 million, or $0.50 per share, for the second quarter 2017 compared with earnings of $72 million, or $0.51 per share, for the second quarter...

WR : 51.02 (+0.24%)
Utility Stocks to Post Q2 Earnings on Aug 8: AES, PEGI, WR

Of the 96.6% of Utility stocks that have released their quarterly results as of Aug 4, 67.9% came up with an earnings beat, while 58.8% exceeded revenue estimates.

PEGI : 24.45 (+2.90%)
WR : 51.02 (+0.24%)
AES : 11.07 (+0.54%)
Shares of Firstenergy Corp Rank the Highest in Terms of Relative Performance in the Electric Utilities Industry (FE, EXC, GXP, NEE, 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 : 37.99 (+1.04%)
WR : 51.02 (+0.24%)
GXP : 31.23 (+0.16%)
FE : 32.83 (+0.55%)
NEE : 149.93 (+0.89%)
Westar Energy schedules conference call to discuss 2nd quarter results.

Topeka, Kan., Jul. 26, 2017 - On Aug. 8, 2017, Westar Energy, Inc. (NYSE: WR) plans to release second-quarter 2017 earnings after market close. On Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017, the company plans to host its...

WR : 51.02 (+0.24%)
Best Relative Performance in the Electric Utilities Industry Detected in Shares of American Electri (AEP, PNM, WR, POR, FE)

Below are the top five companies in the Electric Utilities industry as measured by relative performance. This analysis was compiled based on yesterday's trading activity as we search for stocks that have...

POR : 46.40 (+0.67%)
WR : 51.02 (+0.24%)
AEP : 72.16 (+0.22%)
PNM : 41.50 (-0.48%)
FE : 32.83 (+0.55%)
Duke Energy Plans to Build Solar Power Plants in Kentucky

Duke Energy reveals plans of adding three solar facilities in Kentucky.

ABY : 20.95 (-0.14%)
DUK : 86.38 (+0.59%)
WR : 51.02 (+0.24%)
XEL : 49.00 (+0.68%)
Great Plains & Westar Change Merger Plan to Assure Regulator

Great Plains Energy Inc. (GXP) and Westar Energy Inc., (WR) announced a fresh proposal to convince the regulators in providing approval for the $14 billion deal.

WR : 51.02 (+0.24%)
GXP : 31.23 (+0.16%)
AQN : 10.73 (+1.71%)
NEE : 149.93 (+0.89%)
Look for Shares of Westar Energy In to Potentially Rebound after Yesterday's 4.91% Sell Off

Westar Energy In (NYSE:WR) traded in a range yesterday that spanned from a low of $50.21 to a high of $52.03. Yesterday, the shares fell 4.9%, which took the trading range below the 3-day low of $52.37...

WR : 51.02 (+0.24%)

Barchart Technical Opinion

The Barchart Technical Opinion rating is a 56% Sell with a Strengthening short term outlook on maintaining the current direction.

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

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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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Support & Resistance

2nd Resistance Point 51.85
1st Resistance Point 51.43
Last Price 51.02
1st Support Level 50.68
2nd Support Level 50.35

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