Looking at the chart above, WR's low point in its 52 week range is $28.59 per share, with $34.96 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $32.88. The current annualized dividend paid by Westar Energy Inc is $1.36/share, currently paid in quarterly installments, and its most recent dividend ex-date was on 12/05/2013. Below is a long-term dividend history chart for WR, which can be of good help in judging whether the most recent dividend with approx. 4.2% annualized yield is likely to continue. According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, WR makes up 3.04% of the First Trust Utilities AlphaDEX Fund ETF ( FXU) which is trading relatively unchanged on the day Thursday.