Westar Energy

Westar Energy is an electric utility company which generates, transmits, and distributes electricity. The Company produces electricity through various fuel types, including coal, uranium, natural gas, and diesel. It also owns transmission lines, overhead distribution lines, and underground distribution lines. It retails electricity to residential, commercial, and industrial customers, as well as for lighting public streets and highways, and is involved in electricity wholesale to electric cooperatives, municipalities, other electric utilities, and regional transmission organizations.

Company Growth (employees)
Topeka, US
Size (employees)
2,254 (est)
Westar Energy was founded in 1909 and is headquartered in Topeka, US

Westar Energy Office Locations

Westar Energy has an office in Topeka
Topeka, US (HQ)
818 South Kansas Avenue, P.O. Box 889
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Westar Energy Financials and Metrics

Westar Energy Financials

Westar Energy's revenue was reported to be $2.6 b in FY, 2016

Revenue (Q2, 2017)

609.3 m

Net income (Q2, 2017)

76 m

EBIT (Q2, 2017)

155.1 m

Market capitalization (23-Feb-2018)

7.2 b

Cash (30-Jun-2017)

3.2 m
Westar Energy's current market capitalization is $7.2 b.
USDFY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


2.1 b2.2 b2.3 b2.4 b2.6 b2.5 b2.6 b

Revenue growth, %


General and administrative expense

224.1 m250.4 m261.5 m

Operating expense total

224.1 m250.4 m261.5 m
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017


589.6 m732.8 m569.5 m621.4 m764.7 m572.6 m609.3 m

General and administrative expense

63.7 m60.5 m56.5 m75.7 m60.6 m59.2 m57.6 m

Operating expense total

458.1 m477.2 m427.6 m467.8 m494.1 m446.2 m454.2 m


131.5 m255.6 m141.8 m153.6 m270.6 m126.3 m155.1 m
USDY, 2009Y, 2010Y, 2011Y, 2012Y, 2013Y, 2014Y, 2015FY, 2016


3.9 m928 k3.5 m5.8 m4.5 m4.6 m3.2 m3.1 m

Accounts Receivable

3.4 m

Current Assets

706.8 m700.9 m717.1 m768.4 m


7.6 b8.2 b8.5 b9.2 b
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017


9.9 m9.1 m10.8 m5.8 m6.1 m2.3 m3.8 m3.5 m5.2 m3.9 m3.4 m3.2 m

Current Assets

694.3 m706.8 m748.2 m749.3 m674.6 m753.5 m757.7 m675.6 m741.9 m762.3 m721.1 m740.2 m


7.4 b7.7 b7.8 b8 b8.2 b8.3 b8.4 b8.7 b8.8 b9 b9.3 b9.4 b

Total Assets

9.6 b9.7 b9.9 b10.1 b10.4 b10.5 b10.6 b10.8 b11 b11.2 b11.5 b11.6 b
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

300.9 m322.3 m301.8 m361.2 m

Depreciation and Amortization

272.6 m286.4 m310.6 m338.5 m

Accounts Receivable

(25 m)(17 m)9 m(30.3 m)

Accounts Payable

7.9 m6.2 m6.6 m(8.1 m)
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017

Net Income

257.8 m71 m126.8 m276.6 m53.2 m119.4 m260 m68.7 m144.9 m303.4 m63.5 m139.5 m

Depreciation and Amortization

203.3 m70.1 m141 m213.3 m74.6 m151.3 m228.5 m83.6 m167.9 m252.8 m88.6 m182.7 m

Accounts Receivable

(42.4 m)16.9 m(10.6 m)(50.1 m)31 m998 k(21.4 m)33.2 m(40.6 m)(64.1 m)51.5 m14.2 m

Accounts Payable

2.1 m1.4 m(16.2 m)(4.4 m)17.3 m(2.9 m)(5 m)(31.2 m)(21.4 m)9.7 m(23.1 m)(20 m)
Y, 2017

Financial Leverage

3 x
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