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09/01 1:05pm ET

Westar Energy Inc (NYSE:WR)

36.93
Data as of Aug 29
 +0.17 / +0.46%
Today’s Change
29.79
Today|||52-Week Range
38.24
+14.80%
Year-to-Date
WR Regular Dividend: WR will begin trading ex-dividend on 09/05/14 with a $0.35 dividend payable to shareholders of record as of 09/09/14.
No recent news for Westar Energy Inc.

Today’s Trading

Previous close36.76
Today’s open36.77
Day’s range36.70 - 36.96
Volume756,337
Average volume (3 months)908,375
Market cap$4.8B
Dividend yield3.79%
Data as of 4:03pm ET, 08/29/2014

Growth & Valuation

Earnings growth (last year)+5.58%
Earnings growth (this year)+4.98%
Earnings growth (next 5 years)+3.20%
Revenue growth (last year)+5.18%
P/E ratio16.2
Price/Sales1.73
Price/Book1.55

Competitors

 Today’s
change
Today’s
% change
TEGIntegrys Energy Grou...+0.42+0.62%
DYNDynegy Inc+0.06+0.18%
LNTAlliant Energy Corp+0.22+0.38%
AVAAvista Corp+0.26+0.81%
Data as of 4:06pm ET, 08/29/2014

Financials

Next reporting dateOctober 31, 2014
EPS forecast (this quarter)$1.08
Annual revenue (last year)$2.4B
Annual profit (last year)$291.7M
Net profit margin12.31%

Profile

Sector
Utilities
Industry
Electric Utilities
President, Chief Executive Officer &
Director
Mark A. Ruelle
Chief Operating Officer &
Executive Vice President
Douglas R. Sterbenz
Corporate headquarters
Topeka, Kansas

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