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NYSE:EVRGEvergy Stock Price, Forecast & News

$51.80
-1.68 (-3.14 %)
(As of 04/5/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$50.68
Now: $51.80
$55.36
50-Day Range
$44.92
MA: $62.97
$73.91
52-Week Range
$42.01
Now: $51.80
$76.57
Volume3.34 million shs
Average Volume2.72 million shs
Market Capitalization$11.74 billion
P/E Ratio18.50
Dividend Yield3.78%
Beta0.49
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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.14 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric & other services combined
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorOils/Energy
CUSIPN/A
Phone816-556-2200

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.15 billion
Cash Flow$7.02 per share
Book Value$37.49 per share

Profitability

Net Income$669.90 million

Miscellaneous

Employees4,617
Market Cap$11.74 billion
Next Earnings Date5/13/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Evergy (NYSE:EVRG) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Evergy's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Evergy's stock was trading at $62.35 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, EVRG stock has decreased by 16.9% and is now trading at $51.80. View which stocks have been mosted impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Evergy?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Evergy in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Evergy.

When is Evergy's next earnings date?

Evergy is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 13th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Evergy.

How were Evergy's earnings last quarter?

Evergy (NYSE:EVRG) posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, March, 2nd. The company reported $0.32 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.31 by $0.01. The business had revenue of $1.13 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.20 billion. Evergy had a net margin of 13.01% and a return on equity of 7.85%. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.08 earnings per share. View Evergy's earnings history.

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

Evergy announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, March 2nd. Investors of record on Monday, March 9th will be given a dividend of $0.505 per share on Friday, March 20th. This represents a $2.02 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.90%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, March 6th. View Evergy's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for EVRG?

6 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Evergy's shares. Their forecasts range from $67.00 to $76.00. On average, they expect Evergy's stock price to reach $71.67 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 38.4% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Evergy.

Has Evergy been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about EVRG stock have trended very negative on Sunday, according to InfoTrie. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Evergy earned a daily sentiment score of -3.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View the latest news aboutEvergy.

Who are some of Evergy's key competitors?

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), AT&T (T), Verizon Communications (VZ), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Honeywell International (HON), Procter & Gamble (PG), CVS Health (CVS), Home Depot (HD), Alibaba Group (BABA) and The Coca-Cola (KO).

Who are Evergy's key executives?

Evergy's management team includes the following 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

What is Evergy's stock symbol?

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

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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Evergy's stock price today?

One share of EVRG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $51.80.

How big of a company is Evergy?

Evergy has a market capitalization of $11.74 billion and generates $5.15 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $669.90 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.89 on an earnings per share basis. Evergy employs 4,617 workers across the globe. View additional information about Evergy.

What is Evergy's official website?

The official website for Evergy is http://www.evergyinc.com/.

How can I contact Evergy?

Evergy's mailing address is 1200 MAIN STREET, KANSAS CITY MO, 64105. The company can be reached via phone at 816-556-2200 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 4/5/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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