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Westar Energy

  • WR
  • NYSE
  • Utilities
  • Latest 35.62
  • Currency US$
  • Change -0.27
  • Percent Change -0.752 %
  • Volume 978,687
  • Thu Apr 17, 2014 04:05 PM EDT NYSE data delayed 15 minutes.
  • Open 35.75
  • Previous Close 35.62
  • High 36.01
  • Low 35.40
  • Bidx0 34.90
  • Askx0 0.0000
  • 52-week High04/17 36.01
  • 52-week Low09/09 29.79
  • Beta 0.327
  • Market Cap 4,529.08M
  • EPS 2.28
  • P/E 15.623
  • Forward P/E 15.16
  • PEG 3.46
  • Annual Dividend 1.40
  • Yield 3.93

News

Financials & Calendars

Income Statement

  • Sales $2,370,650,000
  • Earnings $292,520,000
  • Return on Equity 9.58%

Cash Flow

  • Cash Flow --
  • Cash $4,480,000
  • Current Ratio 0.74

12 months ended Dec 31, 2013.

Trailing 12 month results shown above.
All data is in U.S. dollars.

Balance Sheet

  • Assets $9,597,110,000
  • Liabilities $6,528,580,000
  • Liabilities-to-Equity Ratio 2.13

Price Ratios

  • Price to Sales 1.91
  • Price to Book 1.48
  • Price to Cash Flow n/a

Event Calendar

Event Last   Next  
Earnings Feb 26 $0.28 May 8 $0.44
Surprises Feb 26 14.29% n/a n/a
Dividends Mar 6 $0.35 n/a n/a
Splits n/a -- n/a n/a

12 months ended Apr 20, 2014.

A look at major corporate events and financial announcements that are coming up.

Company Information

About the Company

Westar Energy, Inc. is Kansas' largest electric utility. Westar has 7,200 MW of electric generation capacity fueled by coal, uranium, natural gas, wind and landfill gas. They are a leader in electric transmission in Kansas. Their innovative customer service programs include mobile-enabled customer care, digital meters and paving the way for electric vehicle adoption.

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Officers

  • Charles Q. Chandler IV Chairman
  • Mark A. Ruelle President;C.E.O. and Director
  • Company Type: n/a
  • Company Status: n/a
  • Full-time Employees: n/a
  • Incorporation: United States,
    n/a
  • Top 1000 Ranking: Profit: n/a
    Revenue: n/a
    Assets: n/a

Head Office

818 S KANSAS AVE
TOPEKA, KS
66601

Phone: (785)-575-6300
Fax: (785)-5751796

ir@westarenergy.com
www.westarenergy.com

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