Evergy Inc (EVRG) Dividend History

Evergy is an American investor-owned utility with publicly traded stock that has its headquarters in Topeka, Kansas, and in Kansas City, Missouri. The company was formed from a merger of Westar Energy of Topeka and Great Plains Energy of Kansas City, Missouri, parent company of Kansas City Power & Light. Evergy is the largest electric company in Kansas, serving more than 1,000,000 residential, commercial and industrial customers in the eastern half of the state. Evergy has a generating capacity of 16,000 megawatt electricity from its over 40 power plants in Kansas and Missouri. Evergy service territory covers 28,130 square miles in east Kansas and west Missouri. Evergy owns more than 13,700 miles of transmission lines and about 52,000 miles of distribution lines. Western Resources was the product of a 1992 merger between the two major electric companies in eastern Kansas, Kansas Gas and Electric of Wichita and Kansas Power and Light of Topeka.

Last update 11/27/2021


Dividend Yield Summary

  2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Dividends - - 0.93 1.92 2.07 2.19
Average Price - - 56.68 60.66 58.87 61.55
Yield - - 1.64% 3.17% 3.52% 3.56%
• The above Dividend, Average Price, and Yield values for 2021 are year-to-date.

Dividend Dates

Ex Dividend Date 2021-11-18
Dividend Pay Date

DivInfo Metrics ™

52-Week Projected Earnings Per Share 3.84
52-Week Projected Dividends Per Share 2.15
Dividend Cover 1.79 : 1
52-Week Projected Yield 3.24%
52-Week Trailing Yield 3.60%
6-Year Average Yield 2.99%
6-Year Dividend Change -
6-Year Yearly Dividend Change -
Number of Dividend Payments (2018-08-28 - 2021-11-18) 14

Dividend History

Date Amount Per Share Note
2021-11-18 $0.57
2021-08-19 $0.54
2021-05-20 $0.54
2021-03-05 $0.54
2020-11-19 $0.54
2020-08-19 $0.51
2020-05-19 $0.51
2020-03-06 $0.51
2019-11-26 $0.51
2019-08-29 $0.47
2019-05-29 $0.47
2019-03-01 $0.47
2018-11-28 $0.47
2018-08-28 $0.46