Evergy, Inc. (EVRG)

NYSE: EVRG · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
62.93
-0.57 (-0.90%)
Sep 27, 2022 4:04 PM EDT - Market closed
-0.90%
Market Cap 14.44B
Revenue (ttm) 5.41B
Net Income (ttm) 819.80M
Shares Out 229.52M
EPS (ttm) 3.56
PE Ratio 17.68
Forward PE 17.36
Dividend $2.29 (3.64%)
Ex-Dividend Date Aug 18, 2022
Volume 1,027,753
Open 63.77
Previous Close 63.50
Day's Range 62.68 - 64.22
52-Week Range 59.34 - 73.13
Beta 0.48
Analysts Buy
Price Target 73.67 (+17.1%)
Earnings Date Nov 1, 2022

About EVRG

Evergy, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the generation, transmission, distribution, and sale of electricity in Kansas and Missouri, the United States. It generates electricity through coal, hydroelectric, landfill gas, uranium, and natural gas and oil sources, as well as solar, wind, other renewable sources. The company has approximately 10,100 circuit miles of transmission lines; 39,800 circuit miles of overhead distribution lines; and 13,000 circuit miles of underground distribution lines. It serves approximately 1,620,400 cu... [Read more...]

Industry Electric Utilities
CEO Terry Bassham
Employees 4,930
Stock Exchange NYSE
Ticker Symbol EVRG
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2021, Evergy's revenue was $5.59 billion, an increase of 13.70% compared to the previous year's $4.91 billion. Earnings were $879.70 million, an increase of 42.28%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 16 analysts, the average rating for EVRG stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 73.67, which is an increase of 17.07% from the latest price.

Price Target
$73.67
(17.07% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy
Stock Forecasts

News

Scout Clean Energy Sells Persimmon Creek Wind Farm to Evergy

199MW Wind Project Will Serve Evergy Customers KANSAS CITY, Mo., Aug. 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Scout Clean Energy (Scout), a Colorado based renewable energy developer-owner-operator, and its joint ventur...

1 month ago - PRNewsWire

Evergy to purchase 199 MW Persimmon Creek Wind Farm from Scout Clean Energy and Elawan Energy

KANSAS CITY, Mo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Evergy and a partnership between Scout Clean Energy and Elawan Energy announced today that Evergy will purchase the 199-megawatt Persimmon Creek Wind Farm in western O...

1 month ago - Business Wire

Evergy (EVRG) Q2 Earnings Rise Y/Y on Higher Electric Sales

Evergy's (EVRG) earnings and revenues reflect the benefits of strong demand for electricity in its service areas.

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Evergy Announces Second Quarter 2022 Results, Declares Quarterly Dividend, and Reaffirms 2022 Adjusted EPS Guidance R...

KANSAS CITY, Mo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Evergy, Inc. (NYSE: EVRG) today announced second quarter 2022 GAAP earnings of $195 million, or $0.84 per share, compared to GAAP earnings of $185 million, or $0.81 pe...

1 month ago - Business Wire

Evergy Schedules Conference Call to Discuss 2nd Quarter Results

KANSAS CITY, Mo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Evergy, Inc. (NYSE: EVRG) announced today it will release its 2022 second quarter earnings Thursday, August 4th, 2022, before market open. The company plans to host it...

2 months ago - Business Wire

Evergy: A Strong Dividend, but Is It Too Costly?

In times of economic turmoil, a tried and trusted strategy is to invest in a utility, preferably one that is regulated. Utilities give investors a sense of stability because of their financial stability...

3 months ago - GuruFocus

XENDEE Raises $12M Series A Financing to Accelerate Deployments of Net-Zero Distributed Energy Systems and Ultra-Fast...

SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--XENDEE Corporation announced that it has raised $12M in Series A financing to accelerate deployments of net-zero distributed energy systems

Other symbols: TA
3 months ago - Business Wire

Evergy's 2021 Sustainability Report Highlights Emission Reductions, Customer Assistance Resources and Robust Communit...

KANSAS CITY, Mo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Evergy (NYSE: EVRG) published three reports, including its 2021 Sustainability Report, that provide details on the company's achievements and progress toward environme...

4 months ago - Business Wire

Spire and Evergy program to help customers with energy-efficiency upgrades

The Pay As You Save® program allows customers to upgrade homes with little or no upfront costs KANSAS CITY, Mo. , May 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Spire and Evergy are teaming up to offer Pay As You Save (P...

Other symbols: SR
4 months ago - PRNewsWire

Evergy (EVRG) Q1 Earnings Top Estimates, Revenues Fall Y/Y

Evergy's (EVRG) first-quarter earnings were better than expected. EVRG maintained its long-term capital expenditure goal of $10.7 billion.

4 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Evergy Announces First Quarter 2022 Results, Declares Quarterly Dividend, and Reaffirms 2022 Adjusted EPS Guidance

KANSAS CITY, Mo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Evergy, Inc. (NYSE: EVRG) today announced first quarter 2022 GAAP earnings of $123 million, or $0.53 per share, compared to earnings of $192 million, or $0.84 per shar...

4 months ago - Business Wire

Utility Stocks' Q1 Earnings Due on May 5: D, EVRG, PPL & More

Let's focus on utility stocks D, EVRG, PPL, ED and SRE that are scheduled to release first-quarter earnings on May 5.

Other symbols: DEDPPLSRE
4 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Evergy (EVRG) to Report Q1 Earnings: What's in the Offing?

Evergy Inc.'s (EVRG) first-quarter earnings are likely to have gained from higher transmission revenues and cost management initiatives.

4 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

3 Alternative Energy Stocks to Watch As Wind Power Expands

Expanding offshore wind leasing as well as growth trends in EV market should boost prospects of alternative energy stocks. You may buy TTE, EVRG, BEP

Other symbols: BEPTTE
5 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

EVRG vs. CWEN: Which Stock Should Value Investors Buy Now?

EVRG vs. CWEN: Which Stock Is the Better Value Option?

Other symbols: CWEN
5 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Evergy to Conduct 2022 Shareholders Meeting Online

KANSAS CITY, Mo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--On May 3, 2022, Evergy, Inc. (NYSE: EVRG) will conduct its 2022 Annual Meeting of Shareholders beginning at 11:00 a.m. Eastern (10:00 a.m. Central).

5 months ago - Business Wire

Evergy Schedules Conference Call to Discuss 1st Quarter Results

KANSAS CITY, Mo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Evergy, Inc. (NYSE: EVRG) announced today it will release its 2022 first quarter earnings Thursday, May 5, 2022, before market open. The company plans to host its quar...

5 months ago - Business Wire

Evergy (EVRG) Q4 Earnings Beat Estimates, Revenues Up Y/Y

Evergy's (EVRG) Q4 earnings are better than expected. EVRG's long-term capital investments are likely to allow the company to strengthen its infrastructure and increase the reliability of services.

7 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Evergy Announces 2021 Results, Declares Quarterly Dividend, and Reaffirms 2022 Guidance

KANSAS CITY, Mo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Evergy Announces 2021 Results, Declares Quarterly Dividend, and Reaffirms 2022 Guidance

7 months ago - Business Wire

Evergy (EVRG) to Post Q4 Earnings: What's in the Offing?

Evergy's (EVRG) fourth-quarter earnings are likely to have benefited from higher transmission revenues, offset by the timing and phasing of some operating costs and bad debt.

7 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Evergy Schedules Conference Call to Discuss 4th Quarter Results

KANSAS CITY, Mo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Evergy, Inc. (NYSE: EVRG) announced today it will release its 2021 fourth quarter earnings Friday, February 25, 2022, before market open. The company plans to host its...

7 months ago - Business Wire

Evergy (EVRG) Files for Rate Hike in Missouri After 5 Years

Evergy (EVRG) files for a rate revision to the MPSC to recoup the expenses incurred in the past five years to upgrade the infrastructure.

8 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Evergy Files Missouri Rate Review to Recover Costs to Modernize Grid, Improve Reliability and Enhance Customer Service

KANSAS CITY, Mo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Evergy submitted a rate review to the MPSC that reflects investments to improve reliability, enhance customer service, transition to cleaner energy.

8 months ago - Business Wire

3 Renewable Stocks Set to Continue Their Winning Streak in 2022

With the initial catastrophic impact of the pandemic projected to mellow down next year, we expect a solid growth trajectory for the renewable energy sector in 2022. You may buy EVRG, AMRC and TPL.

Other symbols: AMRCTPL
8 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

5 Clean-Energy Stocks to Watch Amid US Renewables Revolution

Renewable energy sources generated a record 834 billion kWh of electricity in 2020, thereby surpassing both nuclear and coal for the first time on record. You may keep an eye on ENPH, FSLR, EVRG, CHK & ...

Other symbols: AMRCCHKENPHFSLR
9 months ago - Zacks Investment Research