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Westar Energy Inc (WR.N)

WR.N on New York Stock Exchange

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26 Apr 2018
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Westar Energy Amended $270 Mln Revolving Credit Facility
Friday, 15 Dec 2017 

Dec 14 (Reuters) - Westar Energy Inc ::WESTAR ENERGY - ON DEC 14, AMENDED $270 MILLION REVOLVING CREDIT FACILITY, DATED FEB 18, 2011 AND $730 MILLION REVOLVING CREDIT FACILITY, DATED SEPT 29, 2011.WESTAR ENERGY INC - AMENDMENT TO $270 MILLION REVOLVING CREDIT FACILITY EXTENDED MATURITY OF FACILITY TO FEBRUARY 18, 2019 - SEC FILING.  Full Article

Westar Energy, Great Plains Energy shareholders approve merger
Tuesday, 21 Nov 2017 

Nov 21 (Reuters) - Westar Energy Inc ::Great Plains Energy and Westar Energy shareholders approve merger at special shareholder meetings.Says ‍continue to make progress toward completing transaction in first half of 2018​.Says ‍more than 90 percent of shares voted at each company approved transaction with Great Plains Energy & co​.  Full Article

Westar Energy reports Q3 earnings per share $1.11
Wednesday, 1 Nov 2017 

Oct 31 (Reuters) - Westar Energy Inc :Westar Energy Inc announces 3rd quarter 2017 results.Q3 earnings per share $1.11.Q3 earnings per share view $1.10 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Westar Energy Inc qtrly ‍total revenues $794.3 million versus $764.7 million ​.Q3 earnings per share view $1.10 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Great Plains Energy Inc says Westar Energy and Great Plains Energy ask KCC to approve merger of equals
Saturday, 26 Aug 2017 

Aug 25 (Reuters) - Great Plains Energy Inc ::Great Plains Energy Inc says westar energy and Great Plains Energy ask KCC to approve merger of equals; Missouri filing to be submitted by Aug. 31.  Full Article

Great Plains Energy and Westar Energy file petition with KCC
Thursday, 4 May 2017 

May 4 (Reuters) - Great Plains Energy Inc ::Great Plains Energy and Westar Energy file petition for reconsideration with kansas corporation commission.Westar - petition requests additional time until may 31, to allow discussions between cos to determine if agreeable revised deal may be negotiated.  Full Article

Great Plains Energy announces concurrent offerings of common stock
Wednesday, 28 Sep 2016 

Great Plains Energy Inc : Great plains energy announces concurrent offerings of common stock and depositary shares representing interests in mandatory convertible preferred stock . Intends to use net proceeds to finance a portion of cash consideration payable in acquisition of Westar Energy, Inc .Commencement of concurrent underwritten public offerings of 52.6 million shares of common stock and 15 million depositary shares.  Full Article

Great Plains, Westar Energy to hold shareholder meets on Sept.26
Friday, 26 Aug 2016 

Great Plains Energy Inc : Great Plains Energy and Westar Energy schedule special shareholder meetings . Transaction on track to close in spring of 2017 .Co, Westar's special meetings on Monday, September 26, 2016, for shareholders to vote on companies' proposed transaction.  Full Article

Westar Energy qtrly earnings per share $0.51
Wednesday, 3 Aug 2016 

Westar Energy Inc : Sees FY 2016 earnings per share $2.38 to $2.53 . Announces 2nd quarter 2016 results. . Company affirmed its 2016 earnings guidance of $2.38 to $2.53 per share . Q2 earnings per share view $0.53 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Qtrly earnings per share $0.51 . FY2016 earnings per share view $2.45 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S .Qtrly total revenues $621.4 million versus $589.6 million.  Full Article

Westar Energy offers investors $350 million in 'green bonds'
Tuesday, 21 Jun 2016 

Westar Energy Inc : Westar Energy offers investors $350 million in 'green bonds' . Announced its first offering of "green bonds" to support additional renewable energy projects .Bond proceeds will be used to invest in wind energy projects, primarily construction of Western Plains Wind Farm.  Full Article

Westar Energy files for potential first mortgage bond
Monday, 13 Jun 2016 

Westar Energy Inc :Files for potential first mortgage bonds, size not disclosed - SEC filing.  Full Article

BRIEF-WeStar Energy Q4 Earnings Per Share $0.24

* QUARTERLY TOTAL REVENUES $594.8 MILLION VERSUS $606.5 MILLION Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: