Earnings Forecast Research on Great Plains Energy Inc (GXP)

Great Plains Energy Inc has received $0.09 as the consensus Earnings Estimate for the Quarter ending on Dec 2016 ,According to the estimate provided by 5 Financial Advisor in the Stock Trading Firms. Among 5 Analysts, Bottom line EPS Estimate for the current quarter is $0.08 while the top line estimate is $0.09 , a key information to consider for Day Trading and investing in stocks. The EPS growth rate is projected at -42.67%.

Great Plains Energy Inc reported better than expected with a surprise EPS of 5.26% or $0.05 during its most recent quarterly earnings. The Actual EPS was $1 compared to the Estimated EPS of $0.95. Kansas City based Great Plains Energy Inc Last reported the Quarter results on Dec 31, 2016 and the Next earnings date is scheduled to be released on Feb 23, 2017.

Great Plains Energy Inc has a Price to Earnings ratio of 14.4 for the trailing twelve month period. The price to book ratio of the company for the most recent quarter is 1.49. For the Most Recent Fiscal Year, Great Plains Energy Inc has a price to cash ratio of 6.73. For the Trailing twelve month period, company showed a Net Profit Margin of 8.06% and Return on Equity of the stock is 7.87%.

In the last quarter, Great Plains Energy Inc reported Annual Earnings of $1. Based on the filings, last years Annual Earnings was, $1.37. In the last Quarter, GXP reported a surprise Earnings per Share of 5.26% . The consensus estimate for current quarter is $0.09 and for the current fiscal year, the estimate is $1.8. For the Next fiscal year, the estimate is $1.76 based on the consensus.

Great Plains Energy Inc (NYSE:GXP) : On Tuesday heightened volatility was witnessed in Great Plains Energy Inc (NYSE:GXP) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $26.99 and hit $27.57 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $27.55, with a gain of 2.3% or 0.62 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 2,396,197 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $32.74 and the company has a market cap of $5,931 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $25.85 .

Great Plains Energy Incorporated engages in the generation, transmission, distribution and sale of electricity to customers located in all or portions of numerous counties in western Missouri and eastern Kansas. Customers include residences, commercial firms, and industrials, municipalities and other electric utilities.


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