- Zacks•2 hours ago
Shareholders of Great Plains Energy and Westar Energy have approved the pending merger related proposals, thereby paving the way for the completion of the transaction in the spring of 2017.
- American City Business Journals•3 days ago
All of the proposals necessary for Great Plains Energy Inc. to acquire Westar Energy Inc. were approved by shareholders at each company’s respective shareholder meetings. Shareholder approval of the $12.2 billion merger comes on the heels of the transaction winning endorsements from the Kansas City Area Development Council, the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce and various local politicians. “We are pleased that our shareholders have overwhelmingly demonstrated their support for this transaction, and I thank Great Plains Energy and Westar shareholders and employees for their support throughout this process,” Great Plains Chairman and CEO Terry Bassham said in a release.
- Associated Press•3 days ago
Stockholders have overwhelmingly approved the $12.2 billion sale of Topeka-based electric company Westar Energy to Missouri-based Great Plains Energy, the two firms announced Monday. Westar is Kansas' ...
Westar Energy, Inc. (WR)
NYSE - NYSE Real Time Price. Currency in USD
|Bid||56.71 x 700|
|Ask||56.72 x 200|
|Day's Range||56.44 - 56.89|
|52wk Range||37.55 - 57.25|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
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|P/E Ratio (ttm)||25.66|
|Avg Vol (3m)||781,212|
|Dividend & Yield||1.52 (2.69%)|