Westar Energy Inc  

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+0.24 (0.66%)
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Range 36.54 - 36.84
52 week 30.80 - 38.24
Open 36.65
Vol / Avg. 1.05M/1.38M
Mkt cap 4.74B
P/E 16.14
Div/yield 0.35/3.81
EPS 2.28
Shares 129.69M
Beta 0.48
Inst. own 71%
Nov 6, 2014
Q3 2014 Westar Energy Inc Earnings Call - 9:30AM EST - Add to calendar
Nov 5, 2014
Q3 2014 Westar Energy Inc Earnings Release - 4:00PM EST - Add to calendar
Sep 17, 2014
Westar Energy Inc at Wolfe Research Power and Gas Leaders Conference
Aug 7, 2014
Q2 2014 Westar Energy Inc Earnings Call - Webcast
Aug 6, 2014
Q2 2014 Westar Energy, Inc. Earnings Release
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Key stats and ratios

Q2 (Jun '14) 2013
Net profit margin 9.11% 12.69%
Operating margin 20.03% 24.43%
EBITD margin - 35.93%
Return on average assets 2.29% 3.19%
Return on average equity 6.88% 9.79%
Employees 2,302 -
CDP Score - -

Address

818 S KANSAS AVE
TOPEKA, KS 66612
United States - Map
+1-785-5758227 (Phone)
+1-785-5756596 (Fax)

Website links

External links

Analyst Estimates - MarketWatch
SEC Filings - EDGAR Online
Major Holders - MSN Money

Description

Westar Energy, Inc. (Westar Energy) provides electric generation, transmission and distribution services to approximately 690,000 customers in Kansas. Westar Energy provides these services in central and northeastern Kansas, including the cities of Topeka, Lawrence, Manhattan, Salina and Hutchinson. Kansas Gas and Electric Company (KGE), Westar Energy's wholly owned subsidiary, provides these services in south-central and southeastern Kansas, including the city of Wichita. The Company supplies electric energy at wholesale to municipalities and electric cooperatives in Kansas, and has contracts for the sale, purchase or exchange of wholesale electricity with other utilities. It has 6,557 megawatts of accredited generating capacity in service. It owns wind generation facilities with an installed design capacity of 149 megawatts. In 2012, it purchased 760,807 megawatt hours of energy under these agreements.

Officers and directors

Charles Q. Chandler IV Independent Chairman of the Board
Age: 60
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Mark A. Ruelle President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
Age: 52
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
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Anthony D. Somma Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President, Treasurer
Age: 50
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Douglas R. Sterbenz Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President
Age: 50
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
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Greg A. Greenwood Senior Vice President - Strategy
Age: 48
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Larry D. Irick Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary
Age: 57
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
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Kevin L. Kongs Vice President, Controller
Age: 51
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Mollie Hale Carter Independent Director
Age: 51
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
R. A. Edwards III Independent Director
Age: 68
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Jerry B. Farley Independent Director
Age: 67
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters