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NYSE:WR - Westar Energy Stock Price, Forecast & News

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Westar Energy, Inc, an electric utility company, generates, transmits, and distributes electricity in Kansas. It has 6,602 megawatts of electric generation capacity, which generates electricity through coal, nuclear fuels, natural gas/diesel, and renewable sources. The company also owns approximately 6,400 miles of transmission lines, 24,200 miles of overhead distribution lines, and 5,100 miles of underground distribution lines. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric & other services combined
Sub-IndustryElectric Utilities
SectorUtilities
CUSIP95709T10
Phone785-575-6300

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EmployeesN/A
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableOptionable

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Westar Energy (NYSE:WR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Westar Energy's stock symbol?

Westar Energy trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WR."

How were Westar Energy's earnings last quarter?

Westar Energy Inc (NYSE:WR) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 9th. The utilities provider reported $0.42 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.48 by $0.06. The utilities provider earned $600.20 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $567.39 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.52 EPS. View Westar Energy's Earnings History.

Has Westar Energy been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about WR stock has trended somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Westar Energy earned a news sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the utilities provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. View News Stories for Westar Energy.

Who are some of Westar Energy's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Westar Energy own?

Who are Westar Energy's key executives?

Westar Energy's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Mark A. Ruelle, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 57)
  • Mr. Anthony D. Somma, Exec. VP, Treasurer & CFO (Age 55)
  • Mr. Larry D. Irick, VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 62)
  • Mr. Bruce A. Akin, Sr. VP of Power Delivery (Age 53)
  • Mr. Gregory A. Greenwood, Sr. VP of Strategy (Age 53)

What is Westar Energy's official website?

The official website for Westar Energy is http://www.westarenergy.com/.

How can I contact Westar Energy?

Westar Energy's mailing address is 818 SOUTH KANSAS AVENUE, TOPEKA KS, 66601. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 785-575-6300 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Westar Energy (NYSE WR)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  280 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  405 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  685
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Westar Energy and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/27/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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