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Evergy: 3Q Earnings Snapshot

November 7, 2018

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) _ Evergy, Inc. (EVRG) on Wednesday reported third-quarter profit of $355 million.

On a per-share basis, the Kansas City, Missouri-based company said it had profit of $1.32.

The results surpassed Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.26 per share.

The electric utility posted revenue of $1.58 billion in the period.

Evergy shares have risen 8 percent since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, shares hit $57.14, a rise of almost 5 percent in the last 12 months.

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