What 20-Day Moving Average Analysis say about Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE:GXP)?

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Technical Indicators and Signals

The stochastic oscillator indicator is the important indicator to compare the security price over a certain period of time. The stochastic %K of Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE:GXP) for the period of 9-Day stands at 87.16% while the stochastic %D for the same period stands at 90.78%.

The 7-Day Average Directional Index ADX (also known as Trend Strength Indicator) of Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE:GXP) signals “Buy” while other important signals like the 20-Day Moving Average Vs. Price signals “Buy”.

Another important signal of trend and momentum of a security is 20-50 Day MACD Oscillator or Moving Average Convergence Divergence signals “Sell” for Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE:GXP) while 20-100 Day MACD Oscillator indicates “Buy”.

Bollinger band is a volatility indicator of a certain security, currently Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE:GXP)’s 20-Day Bollinger Band indicates “Hold”.

About Company

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. Customers include residences, commercial firms, and industrials, municipalities and other electric utilities.

Previous Day Activity Analysis

On the last trading day, Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE:GXP) opened the session at $31.71 and after going up 0.25% closed at $31.87. The stock gained 0.16 points in the last trade.

Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE:GXP)’s stock fluctuated in the range of $31.65 and $31.88 during the previous active session. Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE:GXP) traded with the volume of 1.21 Million with average volume of 1.95 Million. The stock has HIGH volatility on the last trading session.

Currently the Beta for the company remains at 0.46 while ATR (Average True Range) and RSI (Relative Strength Index) are at 0.37 and 67.15 respectively.

Currently the Insider Ownership of the shares of Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE:GXP) is at 0.2% and the shares outstanding are 216.68 Million.

Important Ratio Analysis

Some important ratios to consider here for Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE:GXP) are discussed below:

Dividend yield of Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE:GXP) stands at 3.45% whereas Price to Earnings P/E ratio stands at 31.03 while Forward P/E shows the value of 18.63.

The PEG ratio (Price to Earning to Growth) emits the value of 34.48. The Price to Sale P/S and Price to Book P/B shows the value of 2.57 and 1.33 respectively. While Price to Cash P/C and Price to Free Cash Flow P/FCF stands at 1.05 and 60 correspondingly.

The Quick Ratio of Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE:GXP) stands at 4.3 while the Current Ratio depicts the value of 4.5.

Return on Assets ROA of Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE:GXP) is at 1.1% whereas, Return on Equity ROE and Return of Investment ROI of Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE:GXP) stand at 3.5% and 4.7% respectively.

The payout ratio of Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE:GXP) stands at 105.6%.

Stock Performance Analysis

The stock performance of Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE:GXP) on the basis of 5 day trade show the jump of 2.57% whereas, the monthly performance of the stock shows increase of 3.34%.

The quarterly performance of the stock remained in green zone with the value of 6.84% while six month performance of the shares of Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE:GXP) remained bullish with the count of 7.02%.

The yearly and YTD performance of Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE:GXP) remained up at 17.3% and 16.53% respectively.