As per Westar Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WR) statement on 2016-08-29, the shareholders would receive dividend for the gone quarter. The company confirmed that it will disburse $0.38 per share as dividend to stakeholders. The record date is set as 2016-09-09, the payout date as 2016-10-03 and the ex-dividend date is 2016-09-07.
Last fiscal Westar Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WR) disbursed cash dividend of $0.38. A year ago, the payout was $0.38, which indicates a difference of 2.8571%. The past track record of five years substantiates that the average payout as given by the firm stands at $0.38, implying 3.0358% growth.
For the period ended on 2015-12-31, Westar Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WR)’s earnings came at $0.51 per share compared to EPS of $0.97 a year ago. This quarter the firm can post earnings for quarter ending 2016-09-30 on or around 2016-11-01. For this quarter, the analysts have earnings estimate of $1 per share.
The interim price target for Westar Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WR) is set at $53. This level is the mean price reached by averaging the stock views of 5 analysts. All these are top brokerages of Wall Street and trail the company’s performance regularly. The best price estimate for Westar Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WR) is seen at $60 and the lowest level is established at $41. This broad range highlights a standard deviation of $9.643 in reported estimates.
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