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    Westar Energy, Inc. (WR)

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    38.01 Down 0.84(2.16%) 11:40AM EST - Nasdaq Real Time Price
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    Prev Close:38.85
    Open:38.81
    Bid:37.97 x 400
    Ask:37.98 x 300
    1y Target Est:40.13
    Beta:0.36
    Earnings Date:May 5 - May 11 (Est.)
    Day's Range:37.84 - 38.86
    52wk Range:33.30 - 44.03
    Volume:601,843
    Avg Vol (3m):1,073,090
    Market Cap:5.02B
    P/E (ttm):16.17
    EPS (ttm):2.35
    Div & Yield:1.40 (3.60%)
    Quotes delayed, except where indicated otherwise. Currency in USD.

    Comparison

    Symbol% ChgMkt Cap
    WRDown 2.16%5.02B
    AEEDown 1.56%10.13B
    GXPDown 1.95%4.02B
    XELDown 2.69%17.37B

    Key Statistics

    Forward P/E (1 yr):15.07
    P/S (ttm):1.97
    Ex-Dividend Date:05-Dec-14

    Analysts

    Annual EPS Est (Dec-15) :2.40
    Quarterly EPS Est (Mar-15) :0.42
    Mean Recommendation*:2.7
    PEG Ratio (5 yr expected):4.80

    * (Strong Buy) 1.0 - 5.0 (Sell)

    Analyst Opinion | Estimates

    Business Summary

    Westar Energy, Inc., an electric utility, generates, transmits, and distributes electricity in Kansas. The company has 7,200 megawatts of electric generation capacity producing electricity through various fuel types, including coal, uranium, natur... View More
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