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    Westar Energy, Inc. (WR)

    -NYSE
    37.04 Down 0.99(2.60%) May 5, 4:02PM EDT
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    Prev Close:38.03
    Open:37.82
    Bid:33.00 x 100
    Ask:37.03 x 500
    1y Target Est:39.44
    Beta:0.36
    Next Earnings Date:N/A
    Day's Range:36.94 - 37.87
    52wk Range:33.73 - 44.03
    Volume:769,553
    Avg Vol (3m):1,046,930
    Market Cap:4.90B
    P/E (ttm):15.76
    EPS (ttm):2.35
    Div & Yield:1.44 (3.70%)
    Quotes delayed, except where indicated otherwise. Currency in USD.

    Comparison

    Symbol% ChgMkt Cap
    WRDown 2.60%4.90B
    AEEDown 2.40%9.85B
    GXPDown 1.85%4.00B
    XELDown 2.07%17.05B

    Key Statistics

    Forward P/E (1 yr):14.70
    P/S (ttm):1.93
    Ex-Dividend Date:05-Mar-15

    Analysts

    Annual EPS Est (Dec-15) :2.36
    Quarterly EPS Est (Jun-15) :0.49
    Mean Recommendation*:2.6
    PEG Ratio (5 yr expected):5.11

    * (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 7,200 megawatts of electric generation capacity producing electricity through various fuel types, including coal, uraniu... View More
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