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    Westar Energy, Inc. (WR)

    -NYSE
    52.92 Up 0.02(0.04%) May 27, 4:02PM EDT
    |After Hours : 52.92 0.00 (0.00%) May 27, 4:23PM EDT
    Prev Close:52.90
    Open:52.84
    Bid:48.79 x 100
    Ask:53.12 x 100
    1y Target Est:46.95
    Beta:0.435521
    Earnings Date:Aug 2 - Aug 8 (Est.)
    Day's Range:52.58 - 53.20
    52wk Range:33.88 - 55.47
    Volume:1,010,811
    Avg Vol (3m):1,303,110
    Market Cap:7.50B
    P/E (ttm):24.45
    EPS (ttm):2.16
    Div & Yield:1.52 (2.90%)
    Quotes delayed, except where indicated otherwise. Currency in USD.

    Comparison

    Symbol% ChgMkt Cap
    WRUp 0.04%7.50B
    XELUp 0.07%20.79B
    GXPUp 0.29%4.79B
    AEEUp 0.59%11.67B

    Key Statistics

    Forward P/E (1 yr):20.83
    P/S (ttm):3.07
    Ex-Dividend Date:07-Mar-16

    Analysts

    Annual EPS Est (Dec-16) :2.44
    Quarterly EPS Est (Jun-16) :0.53
    Mean Recommendation*:2.9
    PEG Ratio (5 yr expected):4.40

    * (Strong Buy) 1.0 - 5.0 (Sell)

    Analyst Opinion | Estimates

    Business Summary

    Westar Energy, Inc., an electric utility company, generates, transmits, and distributes electricity in Kansas. The company has 6,267 megawatts of electric generation capacity that produces electricity through various fuel types, including coal, ur... View More
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