Great Plains Energy Inc (GXP) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Great Plains Energy Inc (GXP), hence the stock is down -2.76% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -0.34% relative to the S&P 500. The stock has risen by 0.19% in the past week indicating that the buyers are active at lower levels, but the stock is down -4.73% in the past 4 weeks.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 2.15% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 6.15%.The 200 Day SMA reached 6.99% Great Plains Energy Incorporated has dropped 9% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 0.82%.
Great Plains Energy Inc (GXP) : 4 Wall Street analysts covering Great Plains Energy Inc (GXP) believe that the average level the stock could reach for the short term is $30.25. The maximum price target given is $31 and the minimum target for short term is around $29, hence the standard deviation is calculated at $0.96.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week Great Plains Energy Inc (NYSE:GXP): The stock opened at $26.58 and touched an intraday high of $26.85 on Friday. During the day, the stock corrected to an intraday low of $26.4, however, the bulls stepped in and pushed the price higher to close in the green at $26.8 with a gain of 0.64% for the day. The total traded volume for the day was 1,497,733. The stock had closed at $26.8 in the previous trading session.
Great Plains Energy Incorporated (Great Plains Energy) is a public utility holding company. The Company does not own or operate any assets other than the stock of its subsidiaries. The Companys wholly owned direct subsidiaries with operations include Kansas City Power & Light Company (KCP&L) and KCP&L Greater Missouri Operations Company (GMO). KCP&L is an integrated, regulated electric utility that provides electricity to customers primarily in the states of Missouri and Kansas. KCP&L has one active wholly owned subsidiary, Kansas City Power & Light Receivables Company (KCP&L Receivables Company). GMO is an integrated, regulated electric utility that provides electricity to customers in the state of Missouri. GMO also provides regulated steam service to certain customers in the St. Joseph, Missouri area. GMO has two active wholly owned subsidiaries, GMO Receivables Company and MPS Merchant Services, Inc. (MPS Merchant).