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NYSE:EVRG

Evergy (EVRG) Stock Forecast, Price & News

$54.35
+0.14 (+0.26%)
(As of 09/20/2023 ET)
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Today's Range
$54.11
$54.73
50-Day Range
$52.71
$61.56
52-Week Range
$52.28
$67.66
Volume
1.40 million shs
Average Volume
1.89 million shs
Market Capitalization
$12.48 billion
P/E Ratio
16.52
Dividend Yield
4.51%
Price Target
$61.83

Evergy MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Reduce
1.67 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
13.8% Upside
$61.83 Price Target
Short Interest
N/A
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-3.25
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.28mentions of Evergy in the last 14 days
Based on 15 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
8.66%
From $3.58 to $3.89 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.03 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

164th out of 244 stocks

Electric & Other Services Combined Industry

16th out of 18 stocks


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About Evergy (NYSE:EVRG) Stock

Evergy, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the generation, transmission, distribution, and sale of electricity in Kansas and Missouri, the United States. The company generates electricity through coal, hydroelectric, 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 Price History

EVRG Stock News Headlines

How is This "Hidden Gem" Thriving in a Turbulent Market?
While Wall Street flounders and giants like Amazon & Microsoft lay off thousands... One overlooked company has been quietly achieving over 400% growth. How? By buying, building, and scaling a portfolio of promising brands in high-margin, recession-resistant verticals.
Is Evergy, Inc.'s (NASDAQ:EVRG) ROE Of 8.1% Impressive?
How is This "Hidden Gem" Thriving in a Turbulent Market?
While Wall Street flounders and giants like Amazon & Microsoft lay off thousands... One overlooked company has been quietly achieving over 400% growth. How? By buying, building, and scaling a portfolio of promising brands in high-margin, recession-resistant verticals.
Wolfe Research Downgrades Evergy (EVRG)
Evergy (NYSE:EVRG) Downgraded by Wolfe Research to Peer Perform
Wolfe Research Keeps Their Hold Rating on Evergy (EVRG)
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EVRG Company Calendar

Last Earnings
8/04/2023
Ex-Dividend for 9/20 Dividend
8/18/2023
Dividend Payable
9/20/2023
Today
9/21/2023
Next Earnings (Estimated)
11/03/2023
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Electric & other services combined
Sub-Industry
N/A
Employees
4,512
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$61.83
High Stock Price Forecast
$68.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$56.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+13.8%
Consensus Rating
Reduce
Rating Score (0-4)
1.67
Research Coverage
6 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$752.70 million
Pretax Margin
13.69%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$5.86 billion
Cash Flow
$8.25 per share
Book Value
$41.36 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
222,627,000
Market Cap
$12.48 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.51
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Key Executives

  • Mr. David A. CampbellMr. David A. Campbell (Age 55)
    Pres, CEO & Director
    Comp: $2.57M
  • Mr. Kirkland B. AndrewsMr. Kirkland B. Andrews (Age 55)
    Exec. VP & CFO
    Comp: $1.68M
  • Mr. Kevin E. BryantMr. Kevin E. Bryant (Age 47)
    Exec. VP & COO
    Comp: $1.31M
  • Ms. Heather A. Humphrey (Age 52)
    Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.
    Comp: $1M
  • Mr. Charles A. Caisley (Age 50)
    Sr. VP of Public Affairs & Chief Customer Officer
    Comp: $969.1k
  • Mr. Steven P. Busser (Age 54)
    VP & Chief Accounting Officer
  • Mr. Charles L. King (Age 58)
    Sr. VP & CTO
  • Mr. Peter Francis Flynn
    Director of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Lesley Lissette ElwellMs. Lesley Lissette Elwell (Age 52)
    Sr. VP, Chief HR Officer & Chief Diversity Officer
  • Mr. Cleveland O. Reasoner III
    VP & Chief Nuclear Officer













EVRG Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Evergy stock right now?

6 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Evergy in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings and 4 hold ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "reduce" EVRG shares.
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What is Evergy's stock price forecast for 2023?

6 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Evergy's shares. Their EVRG share price forecasts range from $56.00 to $68.00. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach $61.83 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 13.8% from the stock's current price.
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How have EVRG shares performed in 2023?

Evergy's stock was trading at $62.93 at the beginning of the year. Since then, EVRG stock has decreased by 13.6% and is now trading at $54.35.
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When is Evergy's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, November 3rd 2023.
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How were Evergy's earnings last quarter?

Evergy, Inc. (NYSE:EVRG) issued its quarterly earnings results on Friday, August, 4th. The company reported $0.81 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.77 by $0.04. The firm had revenue of $1.35 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.45 billion. Evergy had a net margin of 12.97% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 8.94%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 6.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.86 EPS.

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

Evergy announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 2nd. Shareholders of record on Monday, August 21st will be paid a dividend of $0.6125 per share on Wednesday, September 20th. This represents a $2.45 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.51%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, August 18th.
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Is Evergy a good dividend stock?

Evergy (NYSE:EVRG) pays an annual dividend of $2.45 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 4.52%. EVRG has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio is 74.47%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, EVRG will have a dividend payout ratio of 62.98% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for EVRG.

What guidance has Evergy issued on next quarter's earnings?

Evergy updated its FY 2023 earnings guidance on Friday, August, 4th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $3.55-$3.75 for the period, compared to the consensus EPS estimate of $3.63. 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).

What is Evergy's stock symbol?

Evergy trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "EVRG."

Who are Evergy's major shareholders?

Evergy's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (7.67%), State Street Corp (6.06%), Geode Capital Management LLC (2.28%), Franklin Resources Inc. (2.22%), Capital International Investors (1.89%) and Magellan Asset Management Ltd (1.49%). Insiders that own company stock include Anthony D Somma, C John Wilder, Charles A Caisley, 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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Evergy's stock price today?

One share of EVRG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $54.35.

How much money does Evergy make?

Evergy (NYSE:EVRG) has a market capitalization of $12.48 billion and generates $5.86 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $752.70 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.29 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Evergy have?

The company employs 4,512 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Evergy?

Evergy's mailing address is 1200 MAIN STREET, KANSAS CITY MO, 64105. The official website for the company is www.evergyinc.com. The company can be reached via phone at (816) 556-2200, via email at ir@evergy.com, or via fax at 785-575-1796.

This page (NYSE:EVRG) was last updated on 9/21/2023 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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