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

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$31.99 -0.99 (-3.00 %)
(As of 07/19/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$32.98
Today's Range$31.99 - $33.21
52-Week Range$28.46 - $34.72
Volume51.35 million shs
Average VolumeN/A
Market Capitalization$6.90 billion
P/E Ratio18.39
Dividend Yield3.44%
Beta0.35
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

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Electric services
Sub-IndustryElectric Utilities
SectorUtilities
SymbolNYSE:GXP
CUSIP39116410
Phone816-556-2200

Debt

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

Price-To-Earnings

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

Profitability

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%

Miscellaneous

Employees2,709
Outstanding Shares215,800,000
Market Cap$6,903.31

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. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, May 30th will be paid a dividend of $0.275 per share on Wednesday, June 20th. This represents a $1.10 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.44%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend 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 earnings results on Wednesday, May, 2nd. The utilities provider reported $0.19 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.15 by $0.04. The utilities provider earned $583.90 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $591.44 million. Great Plains Energy had a positive return on equity of 5.52% and a negative net margin of 2.26%. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.13 earnings per share. 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 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for Great Plains Energy's stock. Their predictions range from $26.00 to $35.00. On average, they anticipate Great Plains Energy's stock price to reach $31.40 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.8%. View Analyst Ratings for Great Plains Energy.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Great Plains Energy?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Great Plains Energy in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."

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?

News headlines about GXP stock have trended somewhat negative this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Great Plains Energy earned a daily sentiment score of -0.15 on Accern's scale. They also gave headlines about the utilities provider an impact score of 48.72 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days.

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 (NYSE GXP)

Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  192 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  359 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  551
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 7/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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