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Report: Exploring Fundamental Drivers Behind Westar Energy, Mulesoft, Pinnacle Entertainment, Preformed Line Products, Mercantile Bank, and Forrester Research -- New Horizons, Emerging Trends, and Upcoming Developments

In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Westar Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WR),...

MULE : 25.20 (+1.69%)
FORR : 45.60 (+0.77%)
PLPC : 81.60 (-0.98%)
WR : 50.95 (-0.25%)
PNK : 33.10 (+0.61%)
MBWM : 36.48 (+1.14%)
This Morning's Research Reports on Utilities Stocks -- PNM Resources, Sempra Energy, UGI Corp., and Westar Energy

WallStEquities.com strives to bring the best free research to the investment community. Today we are offering reports on PNM, SRE, UGI, and WR which can be accessed for free by signing up to www.wallstequities.com/registration....

UGI : 45.72 (-1.30%)
SRE : 105.99 (-0.03%)
WR : 50.95 (-0.25%)
PNM : 37.00 (+2.21%)
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 : 62.12 (+0.32%)
WR : 50.95 (-0.25%)
OGE : 31.42 (+0.29%)
ES : 60.79 (-0.03%)
GXP : 30.95 (-0.26%)
3 Low-Volatility ETFs for Your Portfolio

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

USMV : 54.12 (+0.43%)
JKHY : 125.15 (+0.58%)
SPLV : 48.23 (+0.35%)
KO : 47.16 (+0.60%)
HON : 158.69 (+0.58%)
V : 122.70 (-0.33%)
XMLV : 45.48 (+0.71%)
JNJ : 147.36 (+0.30%)
PEP : 120.17 (+0.94%)
WR : 50.95 (-0.25%)
GXP : 30.95 (-0.26%)
MCD : 176.12 (+0.89%)
3 Low-Volatility ETFs for Your Portfolio

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

USMV : 54.12 (+0.43%)
JKHY : 125.15 (+0.58%)
SPLV : 48.23 (+0.35%)
KO : 47.16 (+0.60%)
HON : 158.69 (+0.58%)
V : 122.70 (-0.33%)
XMLV : 45.48 (+0.71%)
JNJ : 147.36 (+0.30%)
PEP : 120.17 (+0.94%)
WR : 50.95 (-0.25%)
GXP : 30.95 (-0.26%)
MCD : 176.12 (+0.89%)
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 : 26.90 (+0.34%)
WR : 50.95 (-0.25%)
AVA : 51.49 (+0.14%)
ES : 60.79 (-0.03%)
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 : 105.99 (-0.03%)
WR : 50.95 (-0.25%)
AVA : 51.49 (+0.14%)
GXP : 30.95 (-0.26%)
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 : 50.95 (-0.25%)
GXP : 30.95 (-0.26%)
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 : 21.38 (+0.99%)
FCEL : 1.92 (+3.23%)
UGI : 45.72 (-1.30%)
WR : 50.95 (-0.25%)
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 : 50.95 (-0.25%)
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 : 50.95 (-0.25%)
Great Plains Energy and Westar Energy Schedule Special Shareholder Meetings

--Anticipate Merger Close in First Half of 2018

WR : 50.95 (-0.25%)
GXP : 30.95 (-0.26%)
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 : 50.95 (-0.25%)
GXP : 30.95 (-0.26%)
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 : 21.38 (+0.99%)
FCEL : 1.92 (+3.23%)
UGI : 45.72 (-1.30%)
WR : 50.95 (-0.25%)
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 : 50.95 (-0.25%)
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 : 37.97 (-1.61%)
PNW : 79.08 (-0.16%)
WR : 50.95 (-0.25%)
AEP : 67.76 (-0.06%)
GXP : 30.95 (-0.26%)
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 : 74.99 (+0.13%)
WR : 50.95 (-0.25%)
GXP : 30.95 (-0.26%)
NEE : 150.16 (-0.41%)
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 : 50.95 (-0.25%)
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 : 50.95 (-0.25%)
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 : 21.38 (+0.99%)
WR : 50.95 (-0.25%)
AES : 11.75 (+1.91%)

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