NYSE:GXP - Great Plains Energy Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$31.99 0.00 (0.00 %)
(As of 06/19/2018 08:36 AM ET)
Previous Close$31.99
Today's Range$31.99 - $31.99
52-Week Range$28.46 - $34.72
Average Volume3.61 million shs
Market Capitalization$6.90 billion
P/E Ratio18.39
Dividend Yield3.44%
Great Plains Energy logoGreat Plains Energy Incorporated, through its subsidiaries, generates, transmits, distributes, and sells electricity. It also provides regulated steam services in St. Joseph, Missouri. The company generates electricity using coal, nuclear, natural gas, oil, wind, solar, landfill gas, and hydroelectric resources. It has approximately 6,500 megawatts of generating capacity. The company sells electricity to approximately 867,100 customers in western Missouri and eastern Kansas, including approximately 764,200 residences and 100,400 commercial firms, as well as 2,500 industrials, municipalities, and other electric utilities. Great Plains Energy Incorporated was founded in 1919 and is headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric services
Sub-IndustryElectric Utilities


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.73
Current Ratio1.61
Quick Ratio1.37


Trailing P/E Ratio18.39
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.71 billion
Price / Sales2.55
Cash Flow$3.4141 per share
Price / Cash9.37
Book Value$23.02 per share
Price / Book1.39


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.74
Net Income$-106,200,000.00
Net Margins-2.26%
Return on Equity5.52%
Return on Assets2.02%


Outstanding Shares215,800,000

Great Plains Energy (NYSE:GXP) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Great Plains Energy's stock symbol?

Great Plains Energy trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GXP."

How often does Great Plains Energy pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Great Plains Energy?

Great Plains Energy announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, May 1st. Investors of record on Wednesday, May 30th will be given a dividend of $0.275 per share on Wednesday, June 20th. This represents a $1.10 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.44%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, May 29th. View Great Plains Energy's Dividend History.

How were Great Plains Energy's earnings last quarter?

Great Plains Energy (NYSE:GXP) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 2nd. The utilities provider reported $0.19 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.15 by $0.04. The utilities provider earned $583.90 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $591.44 million. Great Plains Energy had a negative net margin of 2.26% and a positive return on equity of 5.52%. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.13 EPS. View Great Plains Energy's Earnings History.

When is Great Plains Energy's next earnings date?

Great Plains Energy is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August, 8th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Great Plains Energy.

What price target have analysts set for GXP?

7 brokers have issued 12 month price objectives for Great Plains Energy's stock. Their forecasts range from $26.00 to $35.00. On average, they anticipate Great Plains Energy's share price to reach $31.40 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Great Plains Energy.

Who are some of Great Plains Energy's key competitors?

Who are Great Plains Energy's key executives?

Great Plains Energy's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Terry D. Bassham, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 57)
  • Mr. Kevin E. Bryant, Sr. VP of Fin. & Strategy and CFO (Age 42)
  • Ms. Lori A. Wright, VP of Corp. Planning & Investor Relations and Treasurer (Age 55)
  • Ms. Heather A. Humphrey, Sr. VP of Corp. Services & Gen. Counsel (Age 47)
  • Ms. Ellen E. Fairchild, VP, Chief Compliance Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 56)

Has Great Plains Energy been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about GXP stock have been trending positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Great Plains Energy earned a media sentiment score of 0.48 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the utilities provider an impact score of 45.56 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are Great Plains Energy's major shareholders?

Great Plains Energy's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (10.62%), Franklin Resources Inc. (4.90%), Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (2.54%), Millennium Management LLC (2.17%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (1.76%) and Principal Financial Group Inc. (1.76%). Company insiders that own Great Plains Energy stock include Heather A Humphrey, Kevin E Bryant, Lori A Wright and Terry D Bassham. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Great Plains Energy.

Which institutional investors are selling Great Plains Energy stock?

GXP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Citigroup Inc., Franklin Resources Inc., Royal Bank of Canada, Zimmer Partners LP, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Verition Fund Management LLC and American Century Companies Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Great Plains Energy company stock in the last year include Heather A Humphrey, Kevin E Bryant, Lori A Wright and Terry D Bassham. View Insider Buying and Selling for Great Plains Energy.

Which institutional investors are buying Great Plains Energy stock?

GXP stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., BlackRock Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Boston Partners and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Great Plains Energy.

How do I buy shares of Great Plains Energy?

Shares of GXP 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 Great Plains Energy's stock price today?

One share of GXP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $31.99.

How big of a company is Great Plains Energy?

Great Plains Energy has a market capitalization of $6.90 billion and generates $2.71 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $-106,200,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $1.74 on an earnings per share basis. Great Plains Energy employs 2,709 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Great Plains Energy?

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

MarketBeat Community Rating for Great Plains Energy (GXP)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  187 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  346 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  533
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Great Plains Energy and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe GXP will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe GXP will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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