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Market Cap $M7,981Revenue (TTM) $M2,438Net Margin (%)12.6Altman Z-Score1.1
Enterprise Value $M11,612EPS (TTM) $2.2Operating Margin %26.1Piotroski F-Score5
P/E(ttm)26.0Beneish M-Score-2.8Pre-tax Margin (%)19.7Higher ROA y-yN
Price/Book2.210-y EBITDA Growth Rate %3.3Quick Ratio0.4Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales3.35-y EBITDA Growth Rate %0.8Current Ratio0.6Lower Leverage y-yY
Price/Free Cash Flow56,330y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %0.3ROA % (ttm)2.9Higher Current Ratio y-yN
Dividend Yield %2.6PEG30.6ROE % (ttm)8.6Less Shares Outstanding y-yN
Payout Ratio %67.0Shares Outstanding M142ROIC % (ttm)5.9Gross Margin Increase y-yY

Gurus Latest Trades with WR

Number of guru portfolios checked: 68.
TickerGuruDate Action
Impactdown Price Range
(Average)*
Current Price Change from Average Comment Current Shares
WRJoel Greenblatt 2016-03-31 Buy 0.06%$40.38 - $49.91
($44.53)
$ 56.3326%New holding116,584
WRMario Gabelli 2016-03-31 Reduce-0.01%$40.38 - $49.91
($44.53)
$ 56.3326%Reduce -2.25%1,074,531
WRHOTCHKIS & WILEY 2016-03-31 Reduce$40.38 - $49.91
($44.53)
$ 56.3326%Reduce -2.46%79,200
WRMario Gabelli 2015-12-31 Reduce-0.01%$38.16 - $43.51
($40.98)
$ 56.3337%Reduce -1.96%1,099,222
WRMario Gabelli 2015-09-30 Reduce-0.01%$34.7 - $39.87
($36.93)
$ 56.3353%Reduce -6.01%1,121,172
WRMario Gabelli 2015-06-30 Reduce-0.01%$34.11 - $39.46
($36.6)
$ 56.3354%Reduce -2.25%1,192,922
WRMario Gabelli 2015-03-31 Reduce$36.9 - $43.96
($40.2)
$ 56.3340%Reduce -1.79%1,220,402
WRHOTCHKIS & WILEY 2014-12-31 Reduce-0.01%$33.95 - $42.93
($38.18)
$ 56.3348%Reduce -58.55%81,200
WRGeorge Soros 2013-12-31 Sold Out -0.02%$29.97 - $32.26
($31.56)
$ 56.3378%Sold Out0
WRGeorge Soros 2013-09-30 Buy 0.02%$29.96 - $34.12
($31.99)
$ 56.3376%New holding64,100
WRJohn Keeley 2012-09-30 Sold Out -0.22%$29.12 - $30.9
($29.99)
$ 56.3388%Sold Out0
WRHOTCHKIS & WILEY 2012-09-30 Reduce-0.03%$29.12 - $30.9
($29.99)
$ 56.3388%Reduce -47.04%190,700
WRHOTCHKIS & WILEY 2011-12-31 Reduce-0.03%$25.62 - $28.96
($27.16)
$ 56.33107%Reduce -27.79%389,300
WRJohn Keeley 2011-09-30 Reduce-0.32%$22.76 - $27.21
($26)
$ 56.33117%Reduce -69.25%324,940
WRJohn Keeley 2011-06-30 Reduce-0.37%$25.74 - $27.9
($26.72)
$ 56.33111%Reduce -46.71%1,056,624
WRMario Gabelli 2011-03-31 Reduce-0.41%$25.16 - $26.58
($25.83)
$ 56.33118%Reduce -54.37%1,789,740
WRHOTCHKIS & WILEY 2011-03-31 Reduce-0.03%$25.16 - $26.58
($25.83)
$ 56.33118%Reduce -23.45%633,600
WRGeorge Soros 2011-03-31 Sold Out $25.16 - $26.58
($25.83)
$ 56.33118%Sold Out0
WRGeorge Soros 2010-12-31 Buy $24.42 - $25.55
($25.07)
$ 56.33125%New holding10,100
WRMario Gabelli 2010-09-30 Add0.2%$21.49 - $24.49
($23.73)
$ 56.33137%Add 79.87%4,353,513
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*The price and date might not be the actual time and price at which the transactions were made. In the case of institutional owners, the date is stated as the last day of their fiscal quarter. The prices are estimates if no accurate information available. Foreign holdings may not be included.

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WR: Insider Buys/Sells

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InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
GREENWOOD GREG ASVP, Strategy 2016-03-10Sell5,000$46.920.11view
KONGS KEVIN L.Vice President, Controller 2016-03-09Sell1,000$4428.02view
Banning Jerl L.SVP, Oper. Support & Admin. 2015-11-27Sell2,500$42.4532.7view
BRIDSON JOHN TSVP, Generation and Marketing 2015-11-12Sell5,500$41.0137.36view
GREENWOOD GREG ASVP, Strategy 2015-11-10Sell1,800$40.539.09view
AKIN BRUCE ASVP, Power Delivery 2015-08-11Sell5,000$38.3247view
IRICK LARRY DVP, Gen Counsel and Corp Sec 2015-05-12Sell2,500$35.956.91view
IRICK LARRY DSee Remarks 2015-03-30Sell5,000$38.6145.89view
GREENWOOD GREG ASVP, Strategy 2015-03-18Sell2,500$38.546.31view
SOMMA ANTHONY DSVP, CFO and Treasurer 2015-03-10Sell4,000$37.151.83view

Quarterly/Annual Reports about WR:

News about WR:

Articles On GuruFocus.com
Mario Gabelli Comments on Westar Energy Inc. Nov 11 2015 
Know Thyself- Short Term Trader or Long Term Investor Dec 16 2014 
9 High-Yielding Utilities with a Growing Dividends Jul 02 2013 
Best Utility Dividend Stocks for 2013 Dec 08 2012 
12 Utility Dividend Stocks With Accelerated Earnings Growth Apr 08 2012 
Weekly Top Insider Buys: CHK, NOC, LO, WR, SEE Nov 14 2011 
Westar Energy Inc. (WR) EVP & COO Douglas R Sterbenz sells 4,100 Shares Aug 12 2010 
Stocks Keep Raising Dividend: Colgate-Palmolive, Chubb,Kimberly-Clark, Thomson Reuters, Westar Energ Mar 02 2009 

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Harwood Feffer LLP Announces Investigation of Westar Energy, Inc. May 31 2016
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Robbins Arroyo LLP: Acquisition of Westar Energy, Inc. (WR) by Great Plains Energy Incorporated... May 31 2016
Here's Why Westar Energy Shares Are Up on Tuesday May 31 2016
U.S. regulated power firm Great Plains to buy Westar for $8.6 billion May 31 2016
[$$] US utility M&A: crossing state lines May 31 2016
Goldman's $8 Billion Debt Assist May 31 2016
SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces Investigation Concerning the Fairness of the Sale... May 31 2016
Great Plains Energy to buy Westar for about $8.6 billion May 31 2016
Great Plains Energy to buy Westar for about $8.6 billion May 31 2016
WESTAR ENERGY, INC. SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. Announces Investigation Of Buyout May 31 2016
Great Plains Energy acquires Kansas utility May 31 2016
Here’s Why Traders Are Buzzing About These Five Stocks Today May 31 2016
Great Plains to Acquire Westar for $8.6B May 31 2016
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