Pacer Advisors Inc. Increases Stake in Great Plains Energy Incorporated (GXP)

Quantbot Tech Limited Partnership accumulated 60,726 shares or 0.33% of the stock. Raymond James And Associates invested in 499,584 shares. Nucor Corp now has $18.22 billion valuation.

The stock decreased 1.46% or $0.29 during the last trading session, reaching $19.62. The stock was sold at an average price of $30.54, for a total transaction of $194,539.80. It has outperformed by 195.58% the S&P500. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Great Plains Energy from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a report on Tuesday, September 12th. Therefore 50% are positive. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $1.00 EPS. analysts predict that Great Plains Energy will post 1.77 earnings per share for the current year. Wells Fargo upgraded the stock to "Buy" rating in Monday, October 2 report. The company was downgraded on Tuesday, January 12 by Bank of America. 235.76 million shares or 1.71% less from 239.86 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Also, VP Lori A. Wright sold 7,668 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Monday, September 18th. The company was downgraded on Monday, October 2 by Longbow.

A number of equities research analysts recently commented on the company. They expect $1.01 EPS, up 2.02% or $0.02 from last year's $0.99 per share. Finally, IFP Advisors Inc increased its position in Great Plains Energy by 1.0% in the second quarter. It improved, as 28 investors sold Sabre Corporation shares while 64 reduced holdings.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.21 in Q2 2017. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.65, a current ratio of 1.44 and a quick ratio of 1.24. FMR LLC now owns 4,320,307 shares of the utilities provider's stock valued at $118,161,000 after buying an additional 700,407 shares in the last quarter. 131 funds opened positions while 273 raised stakes. 312.30 million shares or 6.76% more from 292.51 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Moreover, Tudor Investment Et Al has 0.1% invested in Sabre Corporation (NASDAQ:SABR). Sandy Spring Natl Bank reported 3,065 shares. Kcm Advisors Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 0.07% or 38,975 shares in its portfolio. Howe And Rusling stated it has 32 shares or 0% of all its holdings. It also reduced Union Pac Corp (NYSE:UNP) stake by 132,246 shares and now owns 288,836 shares. The institutional investor held 394,279 shares of the central company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $11.54M, up from 10,962 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Invesco accumulated 637,017 shares. Cambridge Investment Research Advsr Incorporated reported 13,337 shares. Rhumbline Advisers invested in 374,527 shares. Massachusetts Fincl Services Ma invested in 0.02% or 1.90M shares. Boston Prtnrs accumulated 1.89 million shares or 0.07% of the stock. Asset Management accumulated 53,575 shares. Hwg Limited Partnership has 333 shares for 0.04% of their portfolio. Minnesota-based Thrivent Fincl For Lutherans has invested 0% in Sabre Corporation (NASDAQ:SABR). Mizuho maintained it with "Buy" rating and $25 target in Wednesday, February 8 report. Therefore 67% are positive. Nucor Corporation had 71 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Great Plains Energy has $55.0 highest and $26 lowest target. The stock has "Equal-Weight" rating by Morgan Stanley on Friday, October 30. BMO Capital Markets maintained Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) on Friday, August 25 with "Hold" rating. Argus Research has "Buy" rating and $34 target. The firm has "Buy" rating by J.P. Morgan given on Tuesday, July 11. The rating was maintained by Bank of America on Friday, November 10 with "Buy". The firm earned "Sell" rating on Tuesday, August 25 by Zacks. As per Friday, September 22, the company rating was maintained by Cowen & Co. Great Plains Energy's payout ratio is now 79.71%.


The stock decreased 0.15% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $34.26. 837,281 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 1,207,780. Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE:GXP) has declined 7.52% since December 3, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 24.22% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.13 in 2017 Q2. Its up 0.59, from 1.16 in 2017Q1.

WARNING: "Great Plains Energy Incorporated (GXP) Shares Sold by American Century Companies Inc." was published by Week Herald and is owned by of Week Herald. Zimmer Partners LP raised its position in shares of Great Plains Energy by 40.6% in the fourth quarter. The utilities provider reported $0.13 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.12 by $0.01. Miller Howard Invests Ny owns 105,660 shares. Bluemountain Capital Management Limited Liability stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE:GXP). Phocas reported 0% of its portfolio in Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE:GXP). Ubs Asset Mgmt Americas has 0% invested in Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE:GXP) for 180,669 shares. Utah Retirement Systems owns 39,501 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. Los Angeles Capital Mngmt Equity Rech Incorporated invested in 10,332 shares. Accern also gave media coverage about the utilities provider an impact score of 45.758868735867 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. World Asset Management Inc grew its holdings in Great Plains Energy by 1.1% in the second quarter. Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE:GXP) has declined 7.52% since December 3, 2016 and is downtrending. Geneva Advisors Ltd Liability Corp invested 0.58% of its portfolio in Sabre Corporation (NASDAQ:SABR). Argus Research maintained Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE:GXP) on Monday, November 30 with "Buy" rating.

According to Zacks, "Great Plains Energy Incorporated engages in the generation, transmission, distribution and sale of electricity to customers located in all or portions of numerous counties in western Missouri and eastern Kansas".

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