Buy This Now For Growth And Dividend Growth – Evergy, Inc. (EVRG)

Before making a move on any particular stock, readers often pay close attention to support and resistance markers. The last reported price for shares of Evergy, Inc. (EVRG) was $63.74. Currently, the 1st Resistance Point for this stock is $64.24, with a 2nd Resistance Point sitting at $64.73. Meanwhile, this company’s stock has a 1st Support Level at $62.94 and a 2nd Support Level at $62.13. Evergy, Inc. (EVRG) stock has gained $2.62, or 4.29%, in the past five days. In the last full month, these shares have gained $2.60, or 4.25%. In the past three months, this stock’s price has risen by $5.35, or 9.16%. This year-to-date, Evergy, Inc. (EVRG) shares have gained $6.97, or 12.28%.

Analyzing price projection indicators is a helpful way to determine whether a potential stock buy is a wise choice for profits in the short term, medium term, and long term. For Evergy, Inc. (EVRG) stock, 100% of short-term indicators suggest that these shares are a “ Buy .” Meanwhile, 100% of medium-term indicators point to this stock being a “ Buy .”

With 235,467 K shares outstanding, this company currently has a market capitalization of $14,850,903K. Evergy, Inc. (EVRG) generates $4,276 M in annual sales, amounting to annual net income of $535,800 K. This stock has generated a 1-Year Total Return of 10.64%, a 3-Year Total Return of 18.28%, and a 5-year Total Return of 74.30%. This stock’s 5-Year Dividend Growth is 28.68%, with its most recent dividend valued at $0.475 per share on 05/29/19. Its Annual Dividend Yield is 3.01%, and its Annual Dividend Rate is 1.90.

In the most recently-reported fiscal quarter, which ended in Mar-19, Evergy, Inc. (EVRG) reported earnings of $0.39 per share. Wall Street analysts, on average, were expecting the company to report earnings of $0.40 per share, representing a -0.01 difference and 3.37% surprise. In the previous quarter ending in Dec-18, the reported earnings of $0.07 represented a -0.15 difference from the consensus estimate calling for $0.22 per share, which was a 68.89% surprise.

For the current fiscal quarter, which is set to end in 09/2019, the average earnings estimate is $1.45 per share. This estimate came from a total of 6 Wall Street Analysts. Of those market experts, the high estimate was $1.59 and the low estimate was $1.34. In the year-ago quarter, Evergy, Inc. (EVRG) generated per-share earnings of $1.32. If the analysts are correct about the current quarter’s earnings, the growth will be +9.85% .

Turning our focus now to insider trading activity, there have been 3 purchases (15,860 shares in total) and 7 sale (15,656 shares in total) in the last 3 months. In the last 6 months, there have been 17 insider buys amounting to 79,378 shares and 29 insider sales amounting to 49,660 shares. In the past full year, 22 insider purchases were made (involving 90,828 shares) and 63 insider sell-offs equivalent to 186,427 shares.