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02/27 4:45pm ET

Westar Energy Inc (NYSE:WR)

38.85
Delayed Data
As of Feb 27
 -0.55 / -1.40%
Today’s Change
33.30
Today|||52-Week Range
44.03
-5.80%
Year-to-Date
WR Regular Dividend: WR will begin trading ex-dividend on 03/05/15 with a $0.36 dividend payable to shareholders of record as of 03/09/15.
Frontrunning: February 26
Feb 26 / Investing Channel
 

Today’s Trading

Previous close39.40
Today’s open39.32
Day’s range38.84 - 39.46
Volume1,386,355
Average volume (3 months)1,073,496
Market cap$5.1B
Dividend yield3.71%
Data as of 4:00pm ET, 02/27/2015

Growth & Valuation

Earnings growth (last year)+3.52%
Earnings growth (this year)+2.10%
Earnings growth (next 5 years)+4.00%
Revenue growth (last year)+9.75%
P/E ratio16.5
Price/Sales2.06
Price/Book1.55

Competitors

 Today’s
change
Today’s
% change
TEGIntegrys Energy Grou...+0.14+0.19%
DYNDynegy Inc-0.43-1.52%
LNTAlliant Energy Corp-0.11-0.17%
NWENorthWestern Corp+0.16+0.30%
Data as of 4:09pm ET, 02/27/2015

Financials

Next reporting dateMay 7, 2015
EPS forecast (this quarter)$0.42
Annual revenue (last year)$2.6B
Annual profit (last year)$313.3M
Net profit margin12.04%

Profile

Sector
Utilities
Industry
Electric Utilities
President, Chief Executive Officer &
Director
Mark A. Ruelle
Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer &
Senior VP
Anthony D. Somma
Corporate headquarters
Topeka, Kansas

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