Westar Energy Inc. (WR)

54.00
1.08 1.96
Prev Close 55.08
Open 55.24
Day Low/High 53.48 / 55.48
52 Wk Low/High 47.06 / 57.44
Volume 51.17M
Avg Volume 1.52M
Exchange
Shares Outstanding 142.23M
Market Cap 7.72B
EPS 2.30
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
3 Buy-Rated Dividend Stocks: TAL, EPB, WR

3 Buy-Rated Dividend Stocks: TAL, EPB, WR

These 3 dividend stocks are rated a Buy by TheStreet

Best 5 Yielding Buy-Rated Stocks: ETR, TEG, ARCC, WR, PPL

Best 5 Yielding Buy-Rated Stocks: ETR, TEG, ARCC, WR, PPL

These 5 dividend stocks are rated a Buy by TheStreet

Westar Energy Moves Up In Market Cap Rank, Passing Rowan Companies

Westar Energy Moves Up In Market Cap Rank, Passing Rowan Companies

In the latest look at stocks ordered by largest market capitalization, Russell 3000 component Westar Energy Inc was identified as having a larger market cap than the smaller end of the S&P 500, for example Rowan Companies plc , according to The Online Investor. Market capitalization is an important data point for investors to keep an eye on, for various reasons.

Use Options For a Chance To Buy WR at a 10% Discount

Use Options For a Chance To Buy WR at a 10% Discount

Looking back to 107 days ago, Westar Energy priced a 8,000,000 share secondary stock offering at $31.15 per share. Buyers in that offering made a considerable investment into the company, expecting that their investment would go up over the course of time and based on early trading on Thursday, the stock is now 5% above the offering price.

5 Buy-Rated Dividend Stocks: ED, VZ, HIW, PDLI, WR

5 Buy-Rated Dividend Stocks: ED, VZ, HIW, PDLI, WR

These 5 dividend stocks are rated a Buy by TheStreet

Insider Trading Alert - SWKS, WR, FCS, SPLK And RTN Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - SWKS, WR, FCS, SPLK And RTN Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include SWKS, WR, FCS, SPLK and RTN

5 With Upcoming Ex-Dividend Dates: DCI, WR, CHS, HRB, WLP

5 With Upcoming Ex-Dividend Dates: DCI, WR, CHS, HRB, WLP

DCI WR CHS HRB WLP are going ex-dividend tomorrow, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, 5:00 AM ET

WR's Strong Dividend History Helps Get It To The Top 10

WR's Strong Dividend History Helps Get It To The Top 10

Westar Energy Inc has been named as a Top 10 dividend paying utility stock, according to Dividend Channel, which published its weekly ''DividendRank'' report. The report noted that among utilities, WR shares displayed both attractive valuation metrics and strong profitability metrics.

5 Stocks Boosting The Utilities Sector Higher

5 Stocks Boosting The Utilities Sector Higher

TheStreet highlights 5 stocks pushing the utilities sector higher today.

Buy These Top 3 Buy-Rated Dividend Stocks Today: ARE, WR, PPL

Buy These Top 3 Buy-Rated Dividend Stocks Today: ARE, WR, PPL

These 3 dividend stocks are rated a Buy by TheStreet

WR January 2014 Options Begin Trading

WR January 2014 Options Begin Trading

Investors in Westar Energy Inc saw new options become available today, for the January 2014 expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the WR options chain for the new January 2014 contracts and identified the following put contract of particular interest.

Don't Miss Out: Top 4 Yielding Buy-Rated Stocks: OKS, SCG, WR, LO

Don't Miss Out: Top 4 Yielding Buy-Rated Stocks: OKS, SCG, WR, LO

These 4 dividend stocks are rated a Buy by TheStreet

Westar Energy Larger Than S&P 500 Component FLIR Systems

Westar Energy Larger Than S&P 500 Component FLIR Systems

In the latest look at stocks ordered by largest market capitalization, Russell 3000 component Westar Energy Inc was identified as having a larger market cap than the smaller end of the S&P 500, for example FLIR Systems, Inc. , according to The Online Investor.

Interesting WR Put Options For June 2014

Interesting WR Put Options For June 2014

Investors in Westar Energy Inc saw new options become available today, for the June 2014 expiration. One of the key inputs that goes into the price an option buyer is willing to pay, is the time value, so with 243 days until expiration the newly available contracts represent a possible opportunity for sellers of puts or calls to achieve a higher premium than would be available for the contracts with a closer expiration.

Trade-Ideas: Westar Energy (WR) Is Today's Pre-Market Mover With Heavy Volume Stock

Trade-Ideas: Westar Energy (WR) Is Today's Pre-Market Mover With Heavy Volume Stock

Trade-Ideas LLC identified Westar Energy (WR) as a pre-market mover with heavy volume candidate

Buy These Top 4 Buy-Rated Dividend Stocks Today: ED, VTR, WR, CLNY

Buy These Top 4 Buy-Rated Dividend Stocks Today: ED, VTR, WR, CLNY

These 4 dividend stocks are rated a Buy by TheStreet

WR November 16th Options Begin Trading

WR November 16th Options Begin Trading

Investors in Westar Energy Inc saw new options begin trading today, for the November 16th expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the WR options chain for the new November 16th contracts and identified the following put contract of particular interest.

Buy-Rated Dividend Stocks: Top 3 Companies: GRMN, WR, PNW

Buy-Rated Dividend Stocks: Top 3 Companies: GRMN, WR, PNW

These 3 dividend stocks are rated a Buy by TheStreet

4 With Upcoming Ex-Dividend Dates: TCPC, WR, KSU, SDRL

4 With Upcoming Ex-Dividend Dates: TCPC, WR, KSU, SDRL

TCPC WR KSU SDRL are going ex-dividend tomorrow, Sept. 5, 2013

3 Buy-Rated Dividend Stocks: DRI, CPWR, WR

3 Buy-Rated Dividend Stocks: DRI, CPWR, WR

These 3 dividend stocks are rated a Buy by TheStreet

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3 Buy-Rated Dividend Stocks: DLR, WR, KKR

3 Buy-Rated Dividend Stocks: DLR, WR, KKR

These 3 dividend stocks are rated a Buy by TheStreet Ratings Group

Nuclear Energy Is In Decline But 3 Industry Stocks Have Strong Profitability

Nuclear Energy Is In Decline But 3 Industry Stocks Have Strong Profitability

Mary-Lynn Cesar, Kapitall: The World Nuclear Association ranks the United States as the global leader in nuclear power production. According [...]

4 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: WR, CNI, SDRL, WMB

4 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: WR, CNI, SDRL, WMB

WR CNI SDRL WMB are going ex-dividend tomorrow, June 5, 2013

4 Utility Stocks More Profitable Than Industry Average

4 Utility Stocks More Profitable Than Industry Average

Looking to trade the utilities sector? We screened all traded utility stocks to find names more profitable than the industry average. We judged [...]

4 Buy-Rated Dividend Stocks

4 Buy-Rated Dividend Stocks

These 4 dividend stocks are rated a Buy by TheStreet Ratings Group

3 Buy-Rated Dividend Stocks

3 Buy-Rated Dividend Stocks

These 3 dividend stocks are rated a Buy by TheStreet Ratings Group

4 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: WR, IPG, JWN, FDX

4 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Tomorrow: WR, IPG, JWN, FDX

WR IPG JWN FDX are going ex-dividend tomorrow, March 7, 2013

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