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12/07 5:08pm ET

Westar Energy Inc (NYSE:WR)

56.98
Delayed Data
As of 4:04pm ET
 +0.70 / +1.24%
Today’s Change
40.00
Today|||52-Week Range
57.49
+34.36%
Year-to-Date
WR Regular Dividend: WR will begin trading ex-dividend today with a $0.38 dividend payable to shareholders of record as of 12/09/16.
No recent news for Westar Energy Inc.

Today’s Trading

Previous close56.28
Today’s open56.70
Day’s range56.60 - 57.06
Volume1,008,005
Average volume (3 months)710,416
Market cap$8.0B
Dividend yield2.67%
Data as of 4:04pm ET, 12/07/2016

Growth & Valuation

Earnings growth (last year)-11.06%
Earnings growth (this year)+16.47%
Earnings growth (next 5 years)+6.00%
Revenue growth (last year)-5.48%
P/E ratio24.6
Price/Sales2.40
Price/Book2.19

Competitors

 Today’s
change
Today’s
% change
LNTAlliant Energy Corp+0.39+1.08%
ALEALLETE Inc+0.70+1.12%
NWENorthWestern Corp+0.88+1.61%
AVAAvista Corp+0.44+1.08%
Data as of 4:04pm ET, 12/07/2016

Financials

Next reporting dateMarch 1, 2017
EPS forecast (this quarter)$0.41
Annual revenue (last year)$2.5B
Annual profit (last year)$291.3M
Net profit margin11.84%

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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