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WR

Westar Energy

$55.32

-0.08 (-0.14%)

, GXP

Great Plains Energy

$33.95

-0.04 (-0.12%)

10:25
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Great Plains Energy to host special shareholder meeting

Special Shareholder Meeting to vote on the merger with Westar Energy will be held in Kansas City, MO on November 21 at 11 am.

WR

Westar Energy

$55.32

-0.08 (-0.14%)

GXP

Great Plains Energy

$33.95

-0.04 (-0.12%)

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WR Westar Energy
$55.32

-0.08 (-0.14%)

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WELS
10/02/17
UPGRADE
Target $55
WELS
Outperform
Westar Energy upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Wells Fargo
Wells Fargo analyst Sarah Akers upgraded both Great Plains Energy (GXP) and Westar Energy (WR) to Outperform saying the merger has a high likelihood of regulatory approval. The analyst believes the shares are "modestly undervalued" and sees further upside potential should Altria Group (MO) and/or KapStone (KS) become "more supportive of new investments over time." Akers has a $55 price target for Westar Energy shares.
10/02/17
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UPGRADE
WELS
Outperform
Great Plains Energy upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Wells Fargo
Wells Fargo analyst Sarah Akers upgraded both Great Plains Energy (GXP) and Westar Energy (WR) to Outperform saying the merger has a high likelihood of regulatory approval. The analyst believes the shares are "modestly undervalued" and sees further upside potential should Altria Group (MO) and/or KapStone (KS) become "more supportive of new investments over time." Akers has a $33 price target for Great Plains shares.
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WOLF
07/26/17
INITIATION
WOLF
Outperform
Westar Energy resumed with an Outperform at Wolfe Research
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On The Fly: Top five analyst upgrades
Catch up on today's top five analyst upgrades with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. KeyCorp (KEY) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Keefe Bruyette with analyst Brian Klock saying he sees valuation expansion as the market further appreciates the company's leading return on assets and stable earnings. 2. Exxon Mobil (XOM) and Imperial Oil (IMO) were upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Barclays. 3. Westar Energy (WR) was upgraded to Outperform from In Line at Evercore ISI and to Overweight from Neutral at JPMorgan. 4. STMicroelectronics (STM) upgraded to Overweight from Neutral at JPMorgan with analyst Sandeep Deshpande citing the stock's underperformance over the past three months. 5. J.M. Smucker (SJM) upgraded to Long-Term Buy on valuation at Hilliard Lyons with analyst Jeffrey Thomison citing the recent decline in shares and maintained a $140 price target. This list is just a portion of The Fly's full analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
GXP Great Plains Energy
$33.95

-0.04 (-0.12%)

07/11/17
EVER
07/11/17
UPGRADE
Target $53
EVER
Outperform
Westar Energy upgraded to Outperform from In Line at Evercore ISI
Evercore ISI analyst Greg Gordon upgraded Westar Energy (WR) to Outperform with a $53 price target citing the merger with Great Plains Energy (GXP).
07/11/17
JPMS
07/11/17
UPGRADE
Target $32
JPMS
Overweight
Great Plains Energy upgraded to Overweight from Neutral at JPMorgan
JPMorgan analyst Christopher Turnure upgraded Great Plains Energy (GXP) to Overweight saying the revised merger agreement with Westar Energy (WR) brings a re-risked profile and achievable growth. The analyst raised his price target for the shares to $32 from $31. Turnure this morning also upgraded Westar to Overweight.

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Pinnacle Entertainment

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