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New Key Statistics Module, Z-Score and F-Score
Market Cap $M4,783Revenue $M2,602Net Margin (%)12.0Z-Score1.0
Enterprise Value $M8,453EPS $2.4Operating Margin %24.3F-Score6
P/E(ttm))15.4Cash Flow Per Share $4.6Pre-tax Margin (%)18.2Higher ROA y-yY
Price/Book1.510-y EBITDA Growth Rate %0Quick Ratio0.5Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales1.85-y EBITDA Growth Rate %4.2Current Ratio0.8Lower Leverage y-yN
Price/Cash Flow6.2y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %4.3ROA % (ttm)3.2Higher Current Ratio y-yY
Dividend Yield %3.9Insider Buy (3m)0ROE % (ttm)9.9Less Shares Outstanding y-yN
Payout Ratio %58.0Shares Outstanding M132ROI % (ttm)2.8Gross Margin Increase y-yN

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
WRMario Gabelli 2015-03-31 Reduce$36.9 - $43.96
($40.2)
$ 36.43-10%Reduce -1.79%1,220,402
WRHOTCHKIS & WILEY 2014-12-31 Reduce-0.01%$33.95 - $42.93
($38.18)
$ 36.43-5%Reduce -58.55%81,200
WRGeorge Soros 2013-12-31 Sold Out -0.02%$29.97 - $32.26
($31.56)
$ 36.4313%Sold Out0
WRGeorge Soros 2013-09-30 Buy 0.02%$29.96 - $34.12
($31.99)
$ 36.4312%New holding64,100
WRJohn Keeley 2012-09-30 Sold Out -0.22%$29.12 - $30.9
($29.99)
$ 36.4318%Sold Out0
WRHOTCHKIS & WILEY 2012-09-30 Reduce-0.03%$29.12 - $30.9
($29.99)
$ 36.4318%Reduce -47.04%190,700
WRHOTCHKIS & WILEY 2011-12-31 Reduce-0.03%$25.62 - $28.96
($27.16)
$ 36.4325%Reduce -27.79%389,300
WRJohn Keeley 2011-09-30 Reduce-0.32%$22.76 - $27.21
($26)
$ 36.4329%Reduce -69.25%324,940
WRJohn Keeley 2011-06-30 Reduce-0.37%$25.74 - $27.9
($26.72)
$ 36.4327%Reduce -46.71%1,056,624
WRMario Gabelli 2011-03-31 Reduce-0.41%$25.16 - $26.58
($25.83)
$ 36.4329%Reduce -54.37%1,789,740
WRHOTCHKIS & WILEY 2011-03-31 Reduce-0.03%$25.16 - $26.58
($25.83)
$ 36.4329%Reduce -23.45%633,600
WRGeorge Soros 2011-03-31 Sold Out $25.16 - $26.58
($25.83)
$ 36.4329%Sold Out0
WRGeorge Soros 2010-12-31 Buy $24.42 - $25.55
($25.07)
$ 36.4331%New holding10,100
WRMario Gabelli 2010-09-30 Add0.2%$21.49 - $24.49
($23.73)
$ 36.4335%Add 79.87%4,353,513
WRHOTCHKIS & WILEY 2010-09-30 Reduce-0.09%$21.49 - $24.49
($23.73)
$ 36.4335%Reduce -40.09%827,700
WRMario Gabelli 2010-06-30 Reduce-0.16%$21.16 - $23.92
($22.57)
$ 36.4338%Reduce -49.28%2,420,373
WRHOTCHKIS & WILEY 2010-06-30 Reduce-0.07%$21.16 - $23.92
($22.57)
$ 36.4338%Reduce -30.33%1,381,600
WRGeorge Soros 2010-06-30 Sold Out $21.16 - $23.92
($22.57)
$ 36.4338%Sold Out0
WRGeorge Soros 2010-03-31 Reduce$20.8 - $22.53
($21.83)
$ 36.4340%Reduce -70.61%10,200
WRGeorge Soros 2009-12-31 Add0.01%$19.05 - $22.18
($20.54)
$ 36.4344%Add 230.48%34,700
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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
IRICK LARRY DSee Remarks 2015-03-30Sell5,000$38.61-1.5view
GREENWOOD GREG ASVP, Strategy 2015-03-18Sell2,500$38.5-1.22view
SOMMA ANTHONY DSVP, CFO and Treasurer 2015-03-10Sell4,000$37.12.51view
RUELLE MARK APresident & CEO 2015-03-05Sell11,000$37.810.58view
AKIN BRUCE ASVP, Power Delivery 2015-03-04Sell2,500$38.16-0.34view
SOMMA ANTHONY DSVP, CFO and Treasurer 2015-03-02Sell5,000$38.22-0.5view
RUELLE MARK APresident & CEO 2014-11-14Sell5,265$38.75-1.86view
SOMMA ANTHONY DSVP, CFO and Treasurer 2014-08-29Sell2,000$36.733.54view
SOMMA ANTHONY DSVP, CFO and Treasurer 2014-03-28Sell1,500$34.679.69view
IRICK LARRY DVP, Gen Counsel and Corp Sec 2014-03-17Sell4,000$34.889.03view

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    Westar Energy Inc. (WR) EVP & COO Douglas R Sterbenz sells 4,100 Shares Aug 12 2010 
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