NASDAQ:EVRG - Evergy Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$56.16 +0.02 (+0.04 %)
(As of 10/17/2018 10:42 AM ET)
Previous Close$56.14
Today's Range$55.97 - $56.24
52-Week Range$47.06 - $59.28
Volume5,047 shs
Average Volume1.48 million shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield3.31%
BetaN/A
Westar Energy, Inc. engages in the generation, transmission and distribution of electricity in Kansas. It provides electricity to residential, commercial, and industrial customers in the cities of Topeka, Lawrence, Manhattan, Salina, and Hutchinson. The company was founded in 1924 and is headquartered in Topeka, KS.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Electric Utilities
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorUtilities
SymbolNASDAQ:EVRG
CUSIPN/A
WebN/A
Phone(785) 575-6300

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on EquityN/A
Return on AssetsN/A

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares271,690,000
Market Cap$0.00

Evergy (NASDAQ:EVRG) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Evergy's stock symbol?

Evergy trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "EVRG."

How often does Evergy pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Evergy?

Evergy declared a dividend on Wednesday, August 8th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, August 29th will be paid a dividend of $0.46 per share on Thursday, September 20th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, August 28th. View Evergy's Dividend History.

How were Evergy's earnings last quarter?

Evergy (NASDAQ:EVRG) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 9th. The company reported $0.56 EPS for the quarter, meeting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.56. The company earned $893.40 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $623.51 million. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 46.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.50 earnings per share. View Evergy's Earnings History.

When is Evergy's next earnings date?

Evergy is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October 30th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Evergy.

What price target have analysts set for EVRG?

5 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Evergy's shares. Their forecasts range from $58.00 to $62.00. On average, they expect Evergy's share price to reach $59.75 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 6.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Evergy.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Evergy?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Evergy in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Evergy.

Are investors shorting Evergy?

Evergy saw a increase in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 8,140,070 shares, an increase of 146.6% from the August 15th total of 3,301,538 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,609,083 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 5.1 days. Approximately 3.0% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View Evergy's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Evergy's key competitors?

Who are Evergy's key executives?

Evergy's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mark A. Ruelle, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Tony Somma, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer & Senior VP
  • Debra Grunst, Vice President-Information Technology
  • Cindy Wilson, Executive Director-Compliance & Internal Audit
  • Kevin L. Kongs, Vice President & Controller

Who are Evergy's major shareholders?

Evergy's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Personal Capital Advisors Corp (0.15%), Scout Investments Inc. (0.10%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.09%), First Manhattan Co. (0.09%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.08%) and Bank of Montreal Can (0.08%). Company insiders that own Evergy stock include Jerl L Banning, Mark A Ruelle and Richard L Hawley. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Evergy.

Which major investors are selling Evergy stock?

EVRG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bright Rock Capital Management LLC, Rockland Trust Co., Andra AP fonden, First Manhattan Co. and World Asset Management Inc. Company insiders that have sold Evergy company stock in the last year include Jerl L Banning, Mark A Ruelle and Richard L Hawley. View Insider Buying and Selling for Evergy.

Which major investors are buying Evergy stock?

EVRG stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Scout Investments Inc., State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Bank of Montreal Can, Personal Capital Advisors Corp, United Capital Management of KS Inc., DNB Asset Management AS, Fox Run Management L.L.C. and MainStreet Investment Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Evergy.

How do I buy shares of Evergy?

Shares of EVRG can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Evergy's stock price today?

One share of EVRG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $56.14.

How can I contact Evergy?

The company can be reached via phone at (785) 575-6300.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Evergy (NASDAQ EVRG)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  29 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  32 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  61
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Evergy and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe EVRG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe EVRG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 10/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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