Great Plains Energy Inc (GXP)

29.79
0.09 0.30
NYSE : Utilities
Prev Close 29.70
Open 29.73
Day Low/High 29.65 / 29.96
52 Wk Low/High 24.08 / 32.74
Volume 463.82K
Avg Volume 2.58M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 154.72M
Market Cap 4.66B
EPS 1.40
P/E Ratio 21.21
Div & Yield 1.05 (3.50%)

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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 Assurance™ 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.

KCP&L Grows Renewable Energy Portfolio With New Missouri Wind Facilities

KCP&L Grows Renewable Energy Portfolio With New Missouri Wind Facilities

Today, KCP&L announced plans to increase its sustainability portfolio with the purchase of an additional 500 megawatts (MW) of power from two new wind facilities in its service region.

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Issues Positive Order On Grid Assurance™ Filing

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Issues Positive Order On Grid Assurance™ Filing

Critical transmission equipment service company receives regulatory declarations from FERC

Insider Trading Alert - ILMN, SFM And GXP Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - ILMN, SFM And GXP Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include ILMN, SFM and GXP

Great Plains Energy Reports Fourth Quarter And Full-Year 2015 Results; Announces 2016 Earnings Guidance And Long-Term Earnings And Dividend Growth Targets

Great Plains Energy Reports Fourth Quarter And Full-Year 2015 Results; Announces 2016 Earnings Guidance And Long-Term Earnings And Dividend Growth Targets

Great Plains Energy (NYSE: GXP) today announced fourth quarter 2015 earnings of $22.

Ex-Dividend Alert: 3 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: BEP, AYR, GXP

Ex-Dividend Alert: 3 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: BEP, AYR, GXP

BEP AYR GXP are going ex-dividend tomorrow, Thursday, February 25, 2016

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

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

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

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.

3 Electrical Utilities to Fall Back On in These Turbulent Times

3 Electrical Utilities to Fall Back On in These Turbulent Times

If you're looking for safety as well as income in a highly uncertain market, these three utility stocks won't let you down.

Great Plains Energy Announces Schedule For Fourth Quarter And Year-End 2015 Earnings

Great Plains Energy Announces Schedule For Fourth Quarter And Year-End 2015 Earnings

Great Plains Energy (NYSE: GXP) announced today that it will release its 2015 fourth quarter and year-end earnings on Wednesday, February 24, 2016, after the market close.