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Westar Energy (WR)

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Fundamentals

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  • Market Capitalization, $K 7,239,486
  • Shares Outstanding, K 142,090
  • Annual Sales, $ 2,562 M
  • Annual Income, $ 346,580 K
  • 36-Month Beta 0.42
  • Price/Sales 2.81
  • Price/Cash Flow 10.00
  • Price/Book 1.87

Price Performance

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Period Period Low Period High Performance
1-Month
50.07 +1.50%
on 01/12/18
53.31 -4.66%
on 01/03/18
-1.96 (-3.71%)
since 12/22/17
3-Month
50.07 +1.50%
on 01/12/18
57.32 -11.34%
on 12/01/17
-2.17 (-4.10%)
since 10/20/17
52-Week
49.20 +3.29%
on 09/27/17
57.32 -11.34%
on 12/01/17
-4.69 (-8.45%)
since 01/20/17

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WR : 50.82 (-0.26%)
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MULE : 25.39 (+0.75%)
FORR : 45.65 (+0.11%)
PLPC : 80.72 (-1.08%)
WR : 50.82 (-0.26%)
PNK : 33.11 (+0.03%)
MBWM : 36.06 (-1.15%)
This Morning's Research Reports on Utilities Stocks -- PNM Resources, Sempra Energy, UGI Corp., and Westar Energy

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UGI : 46.19 (+1.03%)
SRE : 105.05 (-0.89%)
WR : 50.82 (-0.26%)
PNM : 37.05 (+0.14%)
Best Relative Performance in the Electric Utilities Industry Detected in Shares of Edison Intl (EIX, OGE, WR, ES, GXP)

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...

EIX : 62.14 (+0.03%)
WR : 50.82 (-0.26%)
OGE : 31.57 (+0.48%)
ES : 60.76 (-0.05%)
GXP : 30.67 (-0.90%)
3 Low-Volatility ETFs for Your Portfolio

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USMV : 54.46 (+0.63%)
JKHY : 125.32 (+0.14%)
SPLV : 48.34 (+0.37%)
KO : 47.38 (+0.47%)
HON : 158.54 (-0.09%)
V : 124.33 (+1.33%)
XMLV : 45.65 (+0.37%)
JNJ : 148.14 (+0.53%)
PEP : 121.51 (+1.12%)
WR : 50.82 (-0.26%)
GXP : 30.67 (-0.90%)
MCD : 176.21 (+0.05%)
3 Low-Volatility ETFs for Your Portfolio

Low-volatility ETFs might seem attractive to investors, as GOP Senate majority slims.

USMV : 54.46 (+0.63%)
JKHY : 125.32 (+0.14%)
SPLV : 48.34 (+0.37%)
KO : 47.38 (+0.47%)
HON : 158.54 (-0.09%)
V : 124.33 (+1.33%)
XMLV : 45.65 (+0.37%)
JNJ : 148.14 (+0.53%)
PEP : 121.51 (+1.12%)
WR : 50.82 (-0.26%)
GXP : 30.67 (-0.90%)
MCD : 176.21 (+0.05%)
Stock Review for Utilities Investors -- NRG Energy, Westar Energy, Eversource Energy, and Avista

In keeping with the commitment to dynamically provide members with timely information, WallStEquities.com has issued free tailored Stock Review on NRG, WR, ES, and AVA which is a click away at http://www.wallstequities.com/registration...

NRG : 26.92 (+0.07%)
WR : 50.82 (-0.26%)
AVA : 51.35 (-0.27%)
ES : 60.76 (-0.05%)
Westar Energy and Great Plains Energy Step Closer to Merger

Westar Energy (WR) and Great Plains Energy (GXP) are a step close to the proposed merger, with more than 90% shareholders of both companies approving the merger.

SRE : 105.05 (-0.89%)
WR : 50.82 (-0.26%)
AVA : 51.35 (-0.27%)
GXP : 30.67 (-0.90%)
Great Plains Energy and Westar Energy Shareholders Approve Merger at Special Shareholder Meetings

Westar Energy, Inc. (NYSE: WR) and Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE: GXP), the parent company of Kansas City Power & Light ("KCP&L"), today announced at their respective shareholder...

WR : 50.82 (-0.26%)
GXP : 30.67 (-0.90%)
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 : 21.63 (+1.17%)
FCEL : 1.92 (unch)
UGI : 46.19 (+1.03%)
WR : 50.82 (-0.26%)

Barchart Technical Opinion

The Barchart Technical Opinion rating is a 64% Sell with a Strongest short term outlook on maintaining the current direction.

Longer term, the trend strength is Average. Long term indicators mostly agree with 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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Key Turning Points

2nd Resistance Point 51.52
1st Resistance Point 51.17
Last Price 50.82
1st Support Level 50.61
2nd Support Level 50.40

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52-Week High 57.32
Fibonacci 61.8% 54.22
Fibonacci 50% 53.26
Fibonacci 38.2% 52.30
Last Price 50.82
52-Week Low 49.20

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