Evergy (EVRG) Stock Price, News & Analysis

+0.20 (+0.38%)
(As of 01:33 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
656,835 shs
Average Volume
2.55 million shs
Market Capitalization
$12.05 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Evergy MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.57 Rating Score
6.4% Upside
$56.00 Price Target
Short Interest
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.15mentions of Evergy in the last 14 days
Based on 117 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $3.84 to $4.03 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

2.47 out of 5 stars

Utilities Sector

65th out of 88 stocks

Electric & Other Services Combined Industry

15th out of 18 stocks

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About Evergy Stock (NYSE:EVRG)

Evergy, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the generation, transmission, distribution, and sale of electricity in the United States. The company generates electricity through coal, landfill gas, uranium, and natural gas and oil sources, as well as solar, wind, other renewable sources. It serves residences, commercial firms, industrials, municipalities, and other electric utilities. The company was incorporated in 2017 and is headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri.

EVRG Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 3/22 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
Fiscal Year End

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Electric & other services combined
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

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Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
7 Analysts


Net Income
$731.30 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$5.51 billion
Cash Flow
$8.78 per share
Book Value
$42.16 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$12.01 billion
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EVRG Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Evergy stock right now?

7 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Evergy in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" EVRG shares.
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What is Evergy's stock price target for 2024?

7 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Evergy's shares. Their EVRG share price targets range from $51.00 to $64.00. On average, they anticipate the company's share price to reach $56.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 6.4% from the stock's current price.
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How have EVRG shares performed in 2024?

Evergy's stock was trading at $52.20 on January 1st, 2024. Since then, EVRG shares have increased by 0.8% and is now trading at $52.61.
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When is Evergy's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 9th 2024.
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How can I listen to Evergy's earnings call?

Evergy will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, May 9th at 9:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were Evergy's earnings last quarter?

Evergy, Inc. (NYSE:EVRG) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 29th. The company reported $0.27 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.30 by $0.03. The business earned $1.19 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.46 billion. Evergy had a net margin of 13.28% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 8.47%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.30 EPS.

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

Evergy announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, February 27th. Investors of record on Monday, March 11th will be paid a dividend of $0.6425 per share on Friday, March 22nd. This represents a $2.57 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.89%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, March 8th.
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Is Evergy a good dividend stock?

Evergy (NYSE:EVRG) pays an annual dividend of $2.57 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 4.97%. EVRG has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The company does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 80.82%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on earnings estimates, EVRG will have a dividend payout ratio of 63.77% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Evergy issued on next quarter's earnings?

Evergy updated its FY 2024 earnings guidance on Thursday, February, 29th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of 3.730-3.930 for the period, compared to the consensus estimate of 3.820. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What other stocks do shareholders of Evergy own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Evergy investors own include Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Procter & Gamble (PG), AT&T (T), RTX (RTX), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Intel (INTC), Verizon Communications (VZ), CVS Health (CVS), Pfizer (PFE).

Who are Evergy's major shareholders?

Evergy's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Portman Square Capital LLP (0.00%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.24%), Leeward Investments LLC MA (0.07%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.04%), Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. (0.04%) and State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.03%). Insiders that own company stock include C John Wilder, Charles L King, David A Campbell, Kevin E Bryant, Kirkland B Andrews, Lesley Lissette Elwell, Mary L Landrieu, Sandra Aj Lawrence and Thomas D Hyde.
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How do I buy shares of Evergy?

Shares of EVRG stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:EVRG) was last updated on 4/23/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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