Great Plains Energy Inc (GXP)

27.29
0.46 1.66
NYSE : Utilities
Prev Close 27.75
Open 27.91
Day Low/High 27.22 / 27.98
52 Wk Low/High 25.44 / 32.74
Volume 7.02M
Avg Volume 2.73M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 154.76M
Market Cap 4.29B
EPS 1.40
P/E Ratio 20.71
Div & Yield 1.05 (3.80%)

Latest News

Great Plains Energy Announces Concurrent Offerings Of Common Stock And Depositary Shares Representing Interests In Mandatory Convertible Preferred Stock

Great Plains Energy Announces Concurrent Offerings Of Common Stock And Depositary Shares Representing Interests In Mandatory Convertible Preferred Stock

Great Plains Energy IncorporatedĀ (NYSE: GXP) ("Great Plains Energy" or the "Company") announced today the commencement of concurrent underwritten public offerings of 52,600,000 shares of its common stock and 15,000,000...

Great Plains Energy And Westar Energy Shareholders Approve Merger Related Proposals At Special Shareholder Meetings

Great Plains Energy And Westar Energy Shareholders Approve Merger Related Proposals At Special Shareholder Meetings

Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE: GXP), the parent company of KCP&L, and Westar Energy, Inc.

Kansas City Area Development Council Announces Regional Support For Great Plains Energy's Acquisition Of Westar Energy

Kansas City Area Development Council Announces Regional Support For Great Plains Energy's Acquisition Of Westar Energy

Combined company will help region maintain competitive electric rates while operating one of the nation's largest wind generation portfolios

Great Plains Energy And Westar Energy Schedule Special Shareholder Meetings

Great Plains Energy And Westar Energy Schedule Special Shareholder Meetings

Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE: GXP), the parent company of KCP&L, and Westar Energy, Inc.

Short Interest In Great Plains Energy Makes 57% Move

Short Interest In Great Plains Energy Makes 57% Move

The most recent short interest data has been released for the 07/29/2016 settlement date, which shows a 2,819,407 share increase in total short interest for Great Plains Energy Inc , to 7,762,255, an increase of 57.04% since 07/15/2016. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.

Great Plains Energy Reports Solid Financial Performance; Westar Acquisition On Track For Completion In Spring 2017

Great Plains Energy Reports Solid Financial Performance; Westar Acquisition On Track For Completion In Spring 2017

Great Plains Energy (NYSE: GXP) today announced second quarter 2016 earnings of $31.

Great Plains Energy Incorporated Declares Dividends

Great Plains Energy Incorporated Declares Dividends

Great Plains Energy (NYSE: GXP) today announced that its Board of Directors approved a quarterly dividend of $0.

Great Plains Energy Announces Schedule For Second Quarter 2016 Earnings

Great Plains Energy Announces Schedule For Second Quarter 2016 Earnings

Great Plains Energy (NYSE: GXP) announced today that it will release its 2016 second quarter earnings on Thursday, August 4, 2016, after the market close.

KCP&L Files Rate Increase Request With Missouri Public Service Commission

KCP&L Files Rate Increase Request With Missouri Public Service Commission

KCP&L, a subsidiary of Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE: GXP), today filed a request with the Missouri Public Service Commission to increase base rates for electric service for some of its Missouri customers.

Trade-Ideas: Great Plains Energy (GXP) Is Today's

Trade-Ideas: Great Plains Energy (GXP) Is Today's "Roof Leaker" Stock

Trade-Ideas LLC identified Great Plains Energy (GXP) as a "roof leaker" (crossing below the 200-day simple moving average on higher than normal relative volume) candidate

Great Plains Energy (GXP) Stock Slipping, Barclays Downgrades

Great Plains Energy (GXP) Stock Slipping, Barclays Downgrades

Shares of Great Plains Energy (GXP) are down early Thursday morning as Barclays downgraded the stock due to risks analysts foresee with its Westar Energy (WR) merger.

Stocks on Track for Mixed May as Dow Loses Gains

Stocks on Track for Mixed May as Dow Loses Gains

Stock are on track for a mixed month as escalating fears over the likelihood of a summer rate hike from the Federal Reserve erases gains for the Dow.

Here’s Why Westar Energy Shares Are Up on Tuesday

Here’s Why Westar Energy Shares Are Up on Tuesday

Shares of Westar Energy climbed more than seven percent during midday trading on Tuesday after Great Plains Energy said it would buy the company for roughly $8.6 billion.

Stocks Waver as Boost in Spending Lifts Rate Hike Chances

Stocks Waver as Boost in Spending Lifts Rate Hike Chances

Stocks fluctuate Tuesday morning as a big boost in consumer spending in April increases the chances the Federal Reserve will implement another rate hike this summer.

Great Plains to Acquire Westar for $8.6B

Great Plains to Acquire Westar for $8.6B

The deal, which had been rumored, is expected to create long-term value for shareholders and cut costs for customers.

Great Plains Energy (GXP) Stock Slumping, Acquiring Westar Energy in $8.6 Billion Deal

Great Plains Energy (GXP) Stock Slumping, Acquiring Westar Energy in $8.6 Billion Deal

Great Plains Energy (GXP) stock is tumbling this morning. The company announced that it will acquire Westar Energy (WR) in a deal valued at approximately $8.6 billion.

Stock Futures Higher as Spending Sees Biggest Jump in Seven Years

Stock Futures Higher as Spending Sees Biggest Jump in Seven Years

Stock futures hold slight gains on Tuesday after consumer spending in April shows its best gain since August 2009.

Great Plains Energy To Acquire Westar Energy, Creating Long-Term Value For Shareholders And Cost Savings For Customers

Great Plains Energy To Acquire Westar Energy, Creating Long-Term Value For Shareholders And Cost Savings For Customers

Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE: GXP), the parent company of KCP&L, and Westar Energy, Inc.

Ex-Dividend Alert: 3 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: BLKB, NDSN, GXP

Ex-Dividend Alert: 3 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: BLKB, NDSN, GXP

BLKB NDSN GXP are going ex-dividend tomorrow, Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Energy Companies Launch Critical Transmission Equipment Sparing Company

Energy Companies Launch Critical Transmission Equipment Sparing Company

Grid Assuranceā„¢ will expedite recovery from events impacting the bulk power delivery system

Sandra J. Price Named To Great Plains Energy Board Of Directors

Sandra J. Price Named To Great Plains Energy Board Of Directors

Great Plains Energy (NYSE: GXP) announced today that its board of directors appointed Sandra J.

Great Plains Energy Reports First Quarter 2016 Results

Great Plains Energy Reports First Quarter 2016 Results

Great Plains Energy (NYSE: GXP) today announced first quarter 2016 earnings of $26.

Great Plains Energy Incorporated Declares Dividends

Great Plains Energy Incorporated Declares Dividends

Great Plains Energy (NYSE: GXP) today announced that its Board of Directors approved a quarterly dividend of $0.

Great Plains Energy Announces Schedule For First Quarter 2016 Earnings

Great Plains Energy Announces Schedule For First Quarter 2016 Earnings

Great Plains Energy (NYSE: GXP) announced today that it will release its 2016 first quarter earnings on Thursday, May 5, 2016, after the market close.